The Centre for Open Innovation

The Centre for
OPEN INNOVATION

Pay Only for Success


What we do:


Small, medium and Fortune 500 companies use our platform to discover disruptive or incremental innovation, source technologies, and launch prize-based challenges.

Confidential Challenges

High quality solutions to your technical challenges, without announcing your problem to the world.

Public Challenges

Find solutions by harnessing the power of global crowdsourcing.

Technology Scouting

Use the power of a network of millions to find technologies.

Idea Rally®

Dozen or even hundreds of experts collaborate to develop novel ideas to solve a tough challenge

Prior Art Citation Search

Use the power of crowdsourcing to find prior art where other methods have failed.

Artificial Intelligence

Big data, machine learning, predictive analytics, optimization. IdeaConnection creates the AI solutions you need.

Enterprise-wide Internal Crowdsourcing

IdeaFlow® harnesses the power of your own employees to solve problems and answer questions.

Open Innovation Portal

Launch a public-facing innovation portal to find new ideas and technologies and opportunities.

Market Your Portal

Increase the success of your open innovation portal.

Market Your Challenge

Already launching a challenge? Use our network to increase the exposure and number of participants.

Crowdsell Your Patent

Use the power of the crowd to sell your patent.

Crowdsell Your Invention

Use the power of the crowd to sell your invention.