The exploration and combination of ideas, technology and business models to create new products, models and processes.
Innovation Product Collections - Templates and Guides
Templates, Guides and Tools to help with your innovation programmes and projects.
Includes Hack Event design and Planning. Previously known as “Hackathons”. Hack Events have become a standard approach to high intensity collaboration, whereas their predecessors “Hackathons” were more competitive events involving overnighters and pizza.
Hack events, “Hack Days” and Hackathons are one of the key tools and approaches to supporting a productive innovation programme. Use these templates and guides to help you learn from industry professionals.
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I work in an old-fashioned organisation. They are very risk averse. How might I make the case for a Hack Event?
There are a variety of approaches to managing innovation pipelines. Here are some tips, information and templates.
What are the simple principles to follow, to create an inspirational and successful innovation programme? Find out here.
It is tempting to squeeze all of your information into a page, but this is a mistake. Use this tried and tested format.
Use this short guide to write a Problem Statement, including structure, examples and common mistakes to avoid.
We are planning to hold a Hackathon event. How much does it cost?
Hackathon events (or “hack days”) are a fabulous way of getting the best from your community: a challenge, socialising and intense creativity all mixed to deliver and test bold ideas.
Our tried and tested Hackathon Event Schedule, to maximize your chances of having a successful Hack event.
From the founder of BBC News Labs and the #newsHACK hackathon event series, some tips and tricks.