The Discovery Platform™ for the Public Sector

We work to create effective innovation programs for the public sector, from applied research to economic and workforce development.

Understanding the customer is a pivotal part of enacting policy and funding initiatives to support entrepreneurship and the innovation ecosystem. Our Discovery Platform™ allows innovators to solve problems people are already facing. Through interviews they ask questions and to better solve pressing and emergent problems.

  • Foster leadership and innovation within a community.
  • Draw attention to real world issues with supporting research.
  • Understand how today’s problems can be solved through an iterative innovation process.

Understand your audience, so you can better understand their needs to create innovation projects suited to solve some of the greatest problems.

3

The Discovery Platform™ for the Public Sector

We work to create effective innovation programs for the public sector, from applied research to economic and workforce development.

Understanding the customer is a pivotal part of enacting policy and funding initiatives to support entrepreneurship and the innovation ecosystem. Our Discovery Platform™ allows innovators to solve problems people are already facing. Through interviews they ask questions and to better solve pressing and emergent problems.

  • Foster leadership and innovation within a community.
  • Draw attention to real world issues with supporting research.
  • Understand how today’s problems can be solved through an iterative innovation process.

Understand your audience, so you can better understand their needs to create innovation projects suited to solve some of the greatest problems.

Not only will students learn about the process, but they’ll also be using a tool that real life entrepreneurs use to validate their business ideas. Students are able to interview potential customers and partners, while applying insights to their business model hypotheses. As a result, they create a foundation for entrepreneurial success.

Team Members
Develop an understanding of the Customer Discovery and business model validation process.

  • Conduct customer interviews
  • Review and synthesize insights from the audio & transcripts of interviews
  • Categorize, comment on and link insights to their business model.
  • Follow the scientific method to validate their business model

Mentors & Instructors
Monitor team progress and give feedback in one platform.

  • Store and review assignments and presentations using the Information Hub
  • Give private scores and comments for individual teams
  • Provide timely, targeted feedback with the notification system
  • View cohort progress to see resolved and unresolved hypotheses, how teams are keeping up with interview quotas, and get caught up with all of the insights created.

Trusted by these and other public and government clients