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.

Upcoming Webinar: Integration of Intellectual Property Management, the Patent Application Process and Innovation Management

Tuesday, May 26th at 9:00am CST

Over the last couple of years Stamicarbon and Sopheon configured [...]

Match Breakthrough Technologies with your Strategic Planning in Technology Roadmaps

Interview with: Hans-Cristian Eppich, Business Development Director, Sopheon GmbH

Listen to this interview (in German) recorded at DTIM (Disruptive Technologies & Innovation Foresight Minds) conference in [...]

Aligning Innovation Investments, Sales and Production for More Revenue

Presented by: Huub Rutten, VP Research for Sopheon

Many companies in the chemicals sector find it [...]

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 [...]

Accolade User Forum 2015

April 29-30th, Chicago, IL

Meet & network with Accolade users. Learn & share best practices with innovation professionals. Stay connected to the Sopheon Accolade community. This [...]

Lunch ‘N Learn Seminar: How innovation Portfolio Management helps to build growth

24 March, Stockholm, Sweden

Innovation Portfolio Management processes and tools help managers create a relevant portfolio approach to business projects and products, to more effectively respond [...]

Positive Early Market Results Reported from Sopheon’s New Accolade Express Offering

Early adopters prove Accolade® Express for PPM offering enables Stage-Gate® execution with speed and adoption success.

MINNEAPOLIS and LONDON—May 5, [...]

Sopheon Participates and Supports ISO Innovation Management Guidelines

Sopheon, the leading provider of the world-class Accolade innovation management solution is delighted to announce support for, and participation with, [...]

Businesses to Achieve Rapid Time-to-Value with Sopheon’s Accolade® Express for PPM

Affordable, quick start innovation management solution brings the capabilities of the market leading world-class Accolade solution to all businesses.

MINNEAPOLIS and [...]

“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