I want to  identify and acquire  emerging technology for my organization

I want my organization to think and act more intrapreneurially to create more innovative and customer-centric products 

I want to develop a more innovative culture in my organization through shorter-term experiential workshops

Our Top-Tier Deep Technology Scouting Service

Our access and experience in reaching decentralized and fragmented research labs is what sets us apart. Whether it's navigating some of the less public-facing government-funded labs or top research universities, we will find you emerging technology that aligns with your strategic and tactical interests. 

Our process:

  • Understand your needs and interests at a deep level

  • Select sources and methods to obtain data on emerging deep tech

  • Collect, synthesize, analyze, and interpret data

  • Evaluate and filter based on market assessment and competitive analysis

  • Present technologies and make recommendations for next steps

 

Our Premiere Custom Startup Studio

Similar to our main Startup Studio, we work with your organization to run a custom startup studio by building teams of employees around your IP. The duration of this program ranges from several weeks to several months. Benefits include:

  • evidence-based methods for determining if a market exists for your IP

  • potentially significant cost savings in technology development by leveraging lean startup methods 

  • business model testing and validation

  • interviewing customers and users to understand what features are most impactful in product development

  • prototyping strategies based on customer insights

  • creating a quantitative framework to benchmark product features and specifications against competitors/existing solutions

  • professional development

 

We work with teams of employees to advance their understanding of the market and business models around their technologies.

 

Watch a short highlight video from our Custom Studio with NASA.

 

Our World-Class Intrapreneurial Workshops

We work with top federal, academic and commercial entities to unleash their innovation capabilities through intensive short duration workshops that can range from one day to multi-week engagements. This can focus on a wide range of topics that bring the rapid innovation techniques of startups to the larger organization. This includes:

  • teaching the latest lean startup methods through experiential activities

  • interviewing customers and users to understand what features are most impactful in product development

  • prototyping strategies based on customer insights

  • creating a quantitative framework to benchmark product features and specifications against competitors/existing solutions

  • improving the performance, resourcefulness, and capabilities of employees 

  • transforming technology transfer/venture groups to more effectively reach their customers and users and optimize their IP portfolios

  • professional development of your employees

 

We deliver modules and experiential learning from some of the best instructors, entrepreneurs, investors and government leaders in the U.S.