Improve Your Innovation Management and New Product Development Performance

Align your business needs, goals and strategy with strategic innovation management plans
Develop your business processes to reduce risk and increase innovation performance.
Improve innovation, new product development and best practices specific to your industry.
Take your innovation management performance to new heights with Accolade solutions.

What Company Growth Plans Do You Have?

Over the next five years, the most innovative companies are projected to grow at twice the pace of the global average, and three times the least innovative1. How will innovation contribute to your strategy? Learn how Sopheon can help your company achieve exceptional long-term revenue growth and profitability with integrated enterprise innovation performance.

Financial Metrics to Drive Strategic Portfolio Performance

Presented by: Mike Tulaney, Innovation Management Consultant for Sopheon

While all companies forecast the financial impact [...]

How to Differentiate Private Brands Through Effective Innovation Management

Presented by: Loan Phan, Innovation Management Consultant, Sopheon

Differentiation is key for retailers, and innovative private [...]

Achieving Agility in Enterprise Innovation: New Leading Practices for Consumer Goods Firms

Presented by: Bryan Seyfarth, Director Consumer Goods, Sopheon

Today’s Food, Beverage and CPG manufacturers face a turbulent and daunting market environment. Dramatically shifting [...]

PI Process 2015

October 12-13, 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Join the Sopheon team at PI Process 2015 where R&D, Innovation, Quality and Marketing Professionals from the process industries meet [...]

EU User Group Meeting 2015

October 8th, Leverkusen, Germany

Meet & network with Accolade users. Learn & share best practices with innovation professionals. Stay connected to the Sopheon Accolade community. This informative and interactive event hosted by [...]

Beyond Stage-Gate®

May 20-21, 2015 – Frankfurt, Germany

Take the leap to the next generation innovation system!

Join this compelling two-day seminar led by Dr. Robert G. Cooper, one [...]

Sopheon Customer Parker Hannifin Cracks the Code on Breakthrough Innovation

Parker Hannifin’s success in managing new product development and breakthrough innovation initiatives was recognized in Forbes. Read about their achievements in the [...]

Sopheon Continues Thought-Leadership Position on Enterprise Innovation Management through Investment in Industry-Leading Research

In partnership with CIMdata, Sopheon participates in a research project to develop and socialize a common framework for next-gen innovation management technologies that help industrial companies innovate more effectively and sustainably

MINNEAPOLIS and LONDON—August 13, 2015—Sopheon, the international provider of software, expertise, and best practices for Enterprise Innovation Management, advanced its continued commitment to Enterprise Innovation Management (EIM) by co-sponsoring a recently-announced research project instigated by [...]

Significant Productivity and Efficiency Gains for Enterprise Innovation Management with Streamlined Processes in Accolade® Release 10.0

Increased automation and personalized user experience enables companies to reduce innovation and new product development management overhead.

MINNEAPOLIS and LONDON—June 2, [...]

“Parker’s goal, simply stated, is to increase revenue and profit from new products. The strategic blueprint for achieving that goal is in place, but its success depends upon having the right methodologies and tools to support implementation. Accolade gives us a best-practices communication network with a common, business-driven language for design engineering. For the first time, we will have the ability to collaborate simultaneously across all eight Parker operating groups, located throughout 46 countries and in multiple time zones. We’re confident that this tool will help leverage our ability to provide customers with higher-value systems solutions.”
Craig Maxwell, Chief Innovation Officer, Parker Hannifin
“The blue print captured exactly what we needed and was very much written in our language so it was clear Sopheon understood our needs.”
Karsten Ernst, IT Process Manager, Freudenberg

How We Help You Succeed

Sopheon’s Accolade is a complete Enterprise Innovation Management (EIM) solution of software, best practices and services that provides you with the tools and knowledge to make smarter business decisions about which products to develop and how to bring them to market faster. The results are greater profits and revenues from new product development and innovation. The integrated innovation management software ensures that proposed products are strategically aligned with long-term growth goals, market requirements, industry regulations and supplier capabilities.

It reduces process inefficiencies stemming from poor execution and lack of cross-functional collaboration, and enables faster and better portfolio decisions that are supported by risk/reward analysis. This ultimately increases revenues and profits from new products by focusing resources on, or investing in, initiatives and projects with the highest return on investment and in support of your business strategy and goals.

A Selection Of Our Customers

1 PwC Global Innovation Survey