Company Overview

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Founded:
2001
Founders:
Alpheus Bingham
Employees:
55
Headquarters:
Waltham, MA
Funding:
$30.3M
Categories:
Collaboration, Crowdsourcing, Enterprise Software
Description:
InnoCentive is an open innovation company that crowdsources commission research and development problems.

Detailed Description

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InnoCentive is the global leader in crowdsourcing innovation problems to the world’s smartest people who compete to provide ideas and solutions to important business, social, policy, scientific, and technical challenges.

Our global network of millions of problem solvers, proven challenge methodology, and cloud-based innovation management platform combine to help our clients transform their economics of innovation through rapid solution delivery and the development of sustainable open innovation programs.

For more than a decade, leading organizations such as AARP Foundation, Air Force Research Labs, Booz Allen Hamilton, Cleveland Clinic, Eli Lilly & Company, EMC Corporation, NASA, Nature Publishing Group, Procter & Gamble, Scientific American, Syngenta, The Economist, Thomson Reuters, and several government agencies in the U.S. and Europe have partnered with InnoCentive to rapidly generate innovative new ideas and solve problems faster, more cost effectively, and with less risk than ever before.

Current Team (3)

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Past Team (6)

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Funding Rounds (4) - $30.3M

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (3)

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    Premium Challenges

    An InnoCentive Premium Challenge is a well-formed problem whose solution has high value to an...
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    Custom Challenge Programs

    InnoCentive’s Custom Challenge Programs enable you to develop high-profile Challenge programs and...
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    InnoCentive@work

    InnoCentive@Work is SaaS-based innovation management software that enables you to engage diverse...

Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (5)

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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Headquarters

    245 Winter St

    2nd Floor

    Waltham, MA 02451

    USA

  • EMEA HQ

    57 Gloucester Place

    London, W1U 8JJ

    GBR

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