Many organizations are not designed to innovate effectively or fast. They lack the necessary processes, talent, risk tolerance and leadership alignment, as well as a culture that encourages, rewards and promotes innovation. In an innovation landscape that is increasingly leveraging emerging technologies, a rigorous, disciplined and open approach is required to rapidly and securely gain competitive advantage by hedging risks and compressing cycle times.

Applying innovation at speed and scale, safely and with certainty, and becoming proficient at doing so as an enterprise core competency, are the new market realities. Thus, we have introduced and now offer Applied Innovation and the Applied Innovation Exchange (AIE).