Open the door to innovation and let great ideas in

Innovate without borders or barriers with Open Innovation. Innovation is a necessity for any company, and your key idea might be waiting outside your organization, but within your ecosystem.


Harness the power of collective intelligence

Open Innovation accelerates your internal innovation by embracing your organization’s eco-system of external stakeholders and listening to their insights on challenges.

Leveraging your innovation platform your internal teams can co-create with the collective intelligence of customers, partners or suppliers to develop ideas into great solutions. The ability to include those who wouldn’t normally have a voice within your innovation and overall organization transformation means that you can tap into a constantly broadening pool of expertise.

Engage external customers

Bring stakeholders through the business transformation journey

Identify new opportunities

Assess new ideas in a single platform so that suggestions aren’t lost in closed loops

Value Creation

Differentiate the relationship with your stakeholders and develop the investment they have in your organization

Innovation centric

Make innovation a priority without exhausting internal capabilities

The value of external innovators

Disruption can come from anywhere, at any time and in order to stay competitive, productive or engaged with your citizens you need to be able to source the right idea and effectively progress it into a project. However, this breakthrough idea isn’t necessarily within the closed walls of your organization.

Accessing ideas from customers, suppliers – anyone, and collaborating with them and other external innovators is an unmissable opportunity for your organization.

edison365 open innovations allows you to:

Set Challenges

Direct your innovator’s focus to key challenges and strategic problems your organization is facing.

Gather ideas

Let your innovators do what they do best. With comments enabled, collaboration is inevitable, and ideas will develop into key solutions for your organization.

Choose your audience

Target your challenges to specific groups, or open them up to anyone with an idea.

Progress ideas

With integration into the wider edison365 stack, you can progress ideas into justifiable projects.

Watch edison365 in action

Take a look at this short video to get a snapshot of edison365 and its powerful interface, built to help you maximize your workflow, integrate your processes and stand up to the most demanding project requests.

Harness the power of Open Innovation

Built for Office 365

The edison365 suite of modules all harness the power of Microsoft Office 365 with experiences driven by Teams, SharePoint Online, Yammer and Delve. All data is owned and stored within the customer’s tenant. Connecting to your Active Directory, employees use a single login to access Office 365 and edison365, providing a consistent experience across all devices and browsers that requires zero training.

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