Identifying and Creating New Competitive Advantages IE works as an extension of your in-house innovation capabilities.

Innovation

Corporate Innovation

In today’s increasingly fast-paced environment, organizations need to manage innovation agilely in order to seize opportunities for competitive advantages as they arise.

IE works with you to design and develop the next innovation for your organization, bringing to bear our global capabilities, the deep and diverse knowledge of our academic experts, and the enormous potential of the entrepreneurs that make up our ecosystem.

As an extension of your in-house innovation capabilities, IE can help give your organization its next competitive edge.

An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Unlike other innovation models, our global, diverse, and entrepreneurial ecosystem promotes the agile design, development, and implementation of solutions to produce results in the shortest time possible.

To achieve this, we take a startup approach to corporate innovation.

The technologies we use support this philosophy, enabling innovations to be quickly transferred to today’s increasingly demanding and changing market.

IE’s Corporate Innovation Solutions

  • Area 31

    Area 31 benefits from the momentum of the more than 250 startups that join our ecosystem every year, an ecosystem that also includes investors, programmers, government agencies, corporate partners, and enthusiastic innovation champions. We invite you to invest, sponsor, support, or acquire the ideas developed in Area 31.

    Go to Area 31
  • Student Projects

    IE classrooms are filled with top-tier, global, and diverse student talent, eager to contribute ideas and collaborate on the development of innovative solutions. Our corporate innovation ecosystem integrates this talent into our innovation processes with your organization.

INNOVATION FARMS

IE Innovation Farms are open, tech-neutral ecosystems created to cultivate early-stage corporate innovation and experimentation. We work with senior corporate leaders to transform their business ideas into tech deliverables ­– prototype apps, algorithms, bots, software, business models – sourcing through our network of partnerships, expert talent and technology platforms required to make it happen.

CUSTOMER ANALYTICS FARM

Algorithms, apps, bots, and new digital business models to boost customer-centricity.

CUSTOMER ANALYTICS FARM

LAW X

Automation, analytics, and smart technologies to digitalize and optimize the practice of law.

LAW X

OPERATIONS ANALYTICS + INDUSTRY 4.0

Algorithms machine learning and advanced technologies to reveal insights and transform operational performance.

OPERATIONS ANALYTICS + INDUSTRY 4.0

Insights

Insights

Architecture’s New Proposal to Make Cites More Competitive

By Martha Thorne and Flavio Tejada. The construction of emblematic buildings has helped many cities to reposition themselves...

26 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Innovation,

Smart Society

Insights

Seven Habits of Mindfulness

By Javier Carril. A growing number of people are experiencing the benefits of mindfulness, a practice that fosters...

24 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Human Behavior

Insights

On education…

With Federico Valdés, Rector of the University of Development (Chile).

20 / 07 / 2018

Innovation,

Talent,

Technology

Insights

How to Measure Value in the Digital World

In this video, Francisco J. López Lubián explains how to measure value in this new digital world and offers some key points...

16 / 07 / 2018

Finance & Control,

Technology

Insights

Are you fatigued?

By Kriti Jain. Every day we make hundreds of decisions. When each choice becomes more difficult than the one before, clear...

13 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Human Behavior

Insights

On success…

With Martyn Davies, Managing Director of Emerging Markets & Africa at Deloitte.

09 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Strategy

Go to Insights

WOULD YOU LIKE TO RECEIVE IE INSIGHTS? SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

Subscribe now