Identifying and Creating New Competitive Advantages IE works as an extension of your in-house innovation capabilities.
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.
startups incorporated into our ecosystem each year
professionals in our innovation network
startups launched since 2010
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 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
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.
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.
Algorithms, apps, bots, and new digital business models to boost customer-centricity.CUSTOMER ANALYTICS FARM
Automation, analytics, and smart technologies to digitalize and optimize the practice of law.LAW X