Applied Marketing Science
Applied Marketing Science, Inc. is an innovative Voice of the Customer (VOC) market research and consulting firm that helps companies truly understand their customer's needs and translate those needs into superior new products and services and improved business processes and strategies.http://www.ams-inc.com
Batterii is a Cincinnati-based enterprise SaaS platform that empowers businesses and teams to accelerate collaboration and build inspired solutions. Batterii leverages the creative process to engage employees, partners and customers in a facilitated process that yields better products, ideas and breakthrough innovations. With Inspiration, Insights and Ideas at its core, the Batterii platform allows businesses to access the full creative potential in a small team or a global workforce.http://www.batterii.com
Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been at the forefront of strategy and technology consulting for nearly a century. Today, the firm provides services primarily to the US government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets, and to major corporations, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Booz Allen offers clients deep functional knowledge spanning consulting, mission operations, technology, and engineering—which it combines with specialized expertise in clients’ mission and domain areas to help solve their toughest problems.
Booz Allen is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, employs more than 23,000 people, and had revenue of $5.76 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2013. To learn more, visit
Boston Engineering Corporation
Boston Engineering Corporation, an engineering consultancy, designs and engineers new and next-generation product solutions for commercial and government entities. We guide clients from proof-of-concept through the product life-cycle within an accelerated time to market. Ultimately, our solutions influence business processes, healthcare delivery, and national security.
From robotics to complex electromechanical systems and supply-chain development, we solve the challenges clients face every day. Boston Engineering serves industries that include medical, industrial, defense and homeland security.
Chadwick Martin Bailey
CMB is a Honomichl Top 50 market research and consulting firm, partnering with a select group of the world’s leading brands to deliver critical insights for confident, strategic decision-making.
Our unparalleled design, leading analytics, and rock-solid execution ensure executives get the answers they need to grow, innovate, and stay ahead of the competition.http://www.cmbinfo.com
Egg Strategy is a boutique strategy + innovation firm that partners with industry-leading clients to unleash the momentum inside their brands.
Our teams offer expertise from White Space Hunting and Insight Mining to Concept Creation and Launch Strategy. We are consistently creating new research methodologies and our “Over the Shoulder” ™ digital app is emerging as the leading consumer-driven digital ethnography tool. It provides unparalleled access into the behaviors and in-the-moment emotions of your target consumers. It’s amazing what real insights can spark.
Ernst & Young
EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. We believe innovation to be a key driver towards creating positive change, progress and sustainable growth for our clients and the wider economy. We work with organizations, entrepreneurs and innovators and cooperate with partners and leading academia in the innovation ecosystem to help unlock the growth potential of business model innovation. We also sponsor innovation platforms such as CODE_n as well as FEI events in Europe, including FEI Munich 2014 and FEI Venice 2014.
Please find more information on EY at www.ey.com/advisory
and our approach towards end-to-end business model innovation at performance.ey.com/
e-Zassi is a provider of highly-differentiated open innovation software solutions designed to meet the needs of industries sensitive to intellectual property protections such as patents, copyrights, trademarks and proprietary knowledge. The customizable InnoVisionTM platform includes controlled idea capture, automated assessment, data analytics and tailored workflows and processes. Collectively, these features provide unparalleled risk mitigation against IP misappropriation, quality acquisition of new product ideas and technologies, increased operational efficiencies, reduced costs and improved time to market. e-Zassi solutions are now providing exceptional value to leading companies in healthcare, CPG, academic and other market segments that are vulnerable to intellectual property confidentiality concerns.
GfK Custom Research North America
Headquartered in New York, GfK Custom Research North America is part of the GfK Group, the world's fourth largest market research company.
A full-service fact-based consultancy, Gfk Custom Research North America combines the global resources of the GfK Group with the local knowledge of North America's leading research and consulting companies delivered by more than 700 employees in the US and Canada.
Beyond our sector-specific experts, specialty practice areas and research centers for excellence, we deliver unmatched knowledge and insights designed to help your business grow.
By offering you access to several of the world's largest databases combined with a full-range of ad-hoc research services, GfK Custom Research North America delivers proven, state-of-the-art solutions developed from a 360° view of your market.For more information please visit our website.
HYPE Innovation is a global leader in end-to-end Innovation Management software. HYPE’s powerful platform allows organizations to engage thousands of employees in idea generation and collaborative problem solving. We help you focus on measurable business outcomes that can be tracked through to execution. Companies work with HYPE for our flexible products, our deep expertise in innovation management, and our long history of success with some of the largest organizations in the world, including companies such as GE, P&G, Bombardier, DHL, Roche, Nokia-Siemens, Daimler, Airbus, General Mills, Saudi Aramco, Bechtel, Clorox, Deutsche Telekom. Visit
Ideas to Go TMRE 2012
Go From Creative Chaos to Strategic Momentum. That’s the result of partnering with Ideas To Go — where clients co-create concepts and solutions with the creative voice of their customers — and receive strategic and actionable results. Since 1979, our facilitators have become the experts in the fuzzy front end, developing the processes necessary to make risky, uncomfortable and unconventional possibilities possible for new products, positioning, promotions — and even undiscovered areas of opportunity. Commitment to client success is what drives us — and our passion for innovation is why Fortune 500 companies — including 1/3 of the Fortune 100 — come to us again and again.http://www.ideastogo.com
Imaginatik® is the world’s first full-service innovation firm. We have 17 years of experience building innovation into a sustainable competence at some of the world’s largest and most respected companies. Through a mix of consulting and advisory, hands-on innovation projects and program management, and our award-winning enterprise software platform, we help clients develop innovation capability into a permanent competitive advantage. Imaginatik is the trusted partner of leading organizations including Blue Cross Blue Shield, CSC, Ladbroke’s, The World Bank, Cargill, Mayo Clinic, The Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, HCA, Windsor Foods, Dow Chemical, and Goodyear. http://www.imaginatik.com/
inno360™ is an industry leading Enterprise Innovation Management Software company. Our products enable some of the world’s leading Fortune 500 Companies to achieve dramatic improvements in innovation productivity. The SaaS platform empowers them with access a vast number of resources (5 Billion), directly from the Internet and the deeper resources hidden within the Internet. inno360’s suite of products provide connections you to innovators, information, literature, intellectual property, technology, universities and people to find the best-fit solutions from literally anywhere in the world at the low cost, high speed, and global reach of the Internet.
Founded in 2001, InnoCentive has helped corporate, government, and non-profit organizations to better innovate through a methodology and process we call Challenge-Driven Innovation. This approach empowers companies (Seekers) to utilize the diverse knowledge located inside and outsite of their organization, including the InnoCentive Solver network of over 200,000 thoughtful, highly-educated thinkers from over 200 countries. Our Challenge-Driven approach to problem solving has resulted in proven ROI of 74% to 182% for our clients, with payback periods of three months or less. InnoCentive is committed to unleashing diverse thinking, and continues to introduce products and services exemplifying a new corporate model where return to investors and individual passion go hand in hand with solving mankind's most pressing problems.
Innovia Technology specializes in creating and developing breakthrough products and services for top companies, including Procter & Gamble, VF Corp, Johnson & Johnson, Shell, Boeing, Ford, Electrolux, Nokia and Kraft.
Hallmarks of our approach are systematic exploration of the opportunity space and a strongly holistic perspective. We combine hard and soft disciplines – the underlying science, manufacturing, business, design, anthropology and consumer psychology – to create exciting new product and service concepts that can be brought to market quickly.
The Inovo Group helps the world’s leading companies succeed at strategic innovation. During the past twelve years, we have developed a unique, proven framework that enables corporate innovators to discover and pursue strategic growth opportunities at the intersection of emerging technologies and emerging market needs. Our client base consists of industry-leading organizations such as UnitedHealth Group, ExxonMobil, AARP, Dow Chemical, Honeywell, and Nestle Purina, among others. Contact us to learn how Inovo can help you navigate the uncertainty, ambiguity, and risk that accompany strategic innovation, so that your company can truly Own the Unknown™. www.TheInovoGroup.com
Ipsos is an independent marketing insights and strategy company owned and managed by research professionals.http://www.ipsos.com/marketing/vantis
We help companies succeed through innovation. From the earliest spark of an idea, we help you decide what to take to market and how to best get there. Through deep consumer engagement, we identify the insights that lead to a constant flow of new ideas. Then we take the best of those ideas and help you get them right for market: best pricing, features, branding, targeting, messaging, all designed for growth.
We inform critical innovation decisions holistically and quickly using a global network of validated innovation frameworks and technology.
Luminoso is a cloud-based multilingual text analytics solution spun out of MIT’s Media Lab that has the unique ability to provide businesses, researchers, and decision-makers with the ability to quickly analyze and derive insights from large amounts of unstructured text, especially survey responses, consumer feedback, and social media. Luminoso enables Fortune 1000 companies to tap into consumer perspective and enhance marketing strategy, customer service, product offerings, and operations through insight gleaned from ontology-free analysis. Luminoso customers include Aegis Media, Bell Falla, General Mills, MARS, MassChallenge, REI, and Scotts. Luminoso is privately held with headquarters in Cambridge, MA. For more information visit www.luminoso.com.http://www.luminoso.com
Innovation is our answer to medical challenges. Through our research we create state-of-the-art diagnostics and pioneering medicines that help millions of people around the world.http://www.roche-diagnostics.com
At Roche we aim to develop novel medicines and diagnostics that will help patients live longer, better lives. We constantly strive for scientific excellence so that we can continue developing effective therapeutic options where previously there were none. As the world’s largest bio-pharmaceutical company and the number one supplier of in vitro diagnostics, Roche has brought many highly effective drugs to market, including the industry’s leading portfolio of cancer medicines. We were also one of the first companies to recognize the potential of personalized medicine.
Today our expertise in molecular biology is enabling us to develop targeted medicines for specific patient groups. This contributes to better, safer, more cost-effective healthcare.
Roche employs over about 82,000 people and sells its products in over 150 countries.
TNS advises clients on specific growth strategies around new market entry, innovation, brand switching and stakeholder management, based on long-established expertise and market-leading solutions. With a presence in over 80 countries, TNS has more conversations with the world’s consumers than anyone else and understands individual human behaviors and at titudes across every cultural, economic and political region of the world.http://www.tnsglobal.com
TNS is part of Kantar, one of the world's largest insight, information and consultancy groups. Please visit our website for more information.
Vision Critical is the world's leading provider of insight communities, currently supporting over 650 brands worldwide. We build software and provide comprehensive services that empower organizations to engage groups of customers and stakeholders on a continuous basis for the express purpose of extracting and managing insight to drive better, faster decisions. Learn more about the fastest-growing solution in market intelligence, meet our global partners and view our client stories at www.visioncritical.com. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/visioncritical