The report provides a comprehensive overall view on how the market has grown, the size of the market today, obstacles and successes and experts’ opinions on future growth trends. According to one of the interviewees in the report; Scott Anthony, Managing Partner at Innosight, innovation is no longer a nice to have it’s a must have:
“Given the pace of change in the market, innovation is a necessity. There is a common frustration that investment in innovation feels hard to measure and hard to manage. A decade ago, people would say IM is an oxymoron, innovation is random, it just kind of happens. People recognize now that it is a discipline.”
In spite of this, the innovation management service market is still regarded by most as an immature, unconsolidated market. Another problem seems to be the lack of structure and organization in strategies and models – at least in some areas of innovation management. Moreover, there is little publicly available data about the innovation management service market. This leaves a number of questions such as:
According to Lars Percy Andersson, founder and CEO of InnovationManagement.se, it is essential to answer these questions in order to better understand and apply innovation management.
”This is the background for us having identified the need for a holistic analysis of the innovation management service market.”
A sneak peek into the InnovationManagement.se Executive Market Report 2014 reveals insights from worldwide innovation management experts and vendors:
“Many small companies will not survive long on the innovation management service market. They will be swallowed by bigger companies as the innovation management service market consolidates.”
-Wim Vanhaverbeke, Professor Strategy & Innovation Management UHasselt
“In the future, the innovation management service market will become a utility for business use, it won’t just be products and services, people will innovate their business, and use it (innovation management)for efficiency based programs like continuous improvement.”
-Colin Nelson,Director of Strategic Consulting at Hype Softwaretechnik GmbH
The IM.se executive market report 2014 is based on a series of surveys and interviews with over 500 innovation management service providers from all around the world, as well as in-depth interviews with experts in the field. The report provides a comprehensive overall view on how the market has grown, the size of the market today, obstacles and successes and experts’ opinions on future growth trends. Furthermore, the IM.se executive market report presents a unique perspective on the customers from the innovation management vendors’ point of view. Other important features in the report are answers to questions such as:
To get these questions and many more answered, read the IM.se executive market report – your compass for managing innovation in 2014.