Run an open innovation program to source ideas, startups, and innovative technologies
A platform for open innovation
Skipso helps you manage every aspect of your open innovation program, helping you source startups, ideas and proposals from external partners, stakeholders and entities.
Source the most relevant innovations for your organization.
Keep your innovation community members continuously engaged & informed.
Utilize just one tool to facilitate all your innovation pipeline stages.
Share knowledge of external innovation partners and activities within your organization.
Engage the crowd
Transform the way you innovate. Look beyond your organization's walls to source innovation from external experts such as startups, universities, corporate and government organizations.
Utilize customizable submission forms to make it easier for applicants, organizations, and experts to submit ideas, solutions, and open innovation proposals.
Create predefined scorecards to help rate technologies, solutions, and talent while seamlessly coordinating the evaluation process with all your stakeholders.
Manage your innovation process
Allow your team to collaborate and engage your external community to progress through your innovation management pipeline.
Create your open innovation pipeline on the platform and seamlessly take ideas, projects, proposals, and solutions from one stage of development to the next.
As projects go through the stages of your open innovation funnel, assign and guide users or teams through processes, request different information at each stage.
Tracking tasks and KPIs
Assign tasks by stage to teams and users, keep track of tasks that need to be completed and track key KPIs.
Create your innovation community
Enable your portfolio of innovation partners and startups to interact, develop relationships, and promote their projects and businesses.
Allow users in your community to create rich profile pages to showcase their innovative offerings and encourage networking. Users can easily find each other based on shared interests and expertise and request to message one another.
Enable the recommendation engine to make matches between entities, helping to facilitate valuable partnerships.
Store a complete record of all information related to your innovation partners and startups. Give users ownership of profile data for their ideas or organizations, so your team can minimize time spent updating databases.