Innovation skills

Driving Innovation

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Change cultures and mindsets, unchain product development, and increase the pace of your innovation.

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What is Driving Innovation?

Driving Innovation is a 12-month skills development programme designed to help your business increase both the value and rate of its innovation efforts. Unleash your scope to innovate by bringing the world’s leading product development methods into your business. 

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Who is it for?

Driving Innovation is designed for growing businesses that need to:

  • assess their current innovation practices, capabilities and performance
  • increase their pace of innovation using new product development methods
  • find and maximise value through testing and validation
  • embed innovation practices to drive long term changes and capability.

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How it will help your business

Driving Innovation is an iterative coaching programme that uses a tool box of world-leading methodologies to uncover new ways to innovate. It encourages your product development team to embrace change and increase their delivery pace through testing and validation.

Driving Innovation will help you:

  • outpace your competition through accelerated product development
  • embed agile innovation as a business discipline
  • reduce portfolio waste and risk through rapid validation.

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How does it work?

Our Driving Innovation service providers are IMS ProjectsInnoventiveTech Futures Lab, and Assurity Consulting Limited.

Your chosen provider will work with you to customise tools and practices for your business's specific offering and market. Each provider uses an iterative coaching approach to embed these tools and practices over 12 months and help you learn how to develop a product quickly and efficiently.

Your relationship manager at Callaghan Innovation will also provide support and connect you to our innovation ecosystem.

You can find more information about each provider in the directory: PDF iconDriving Innovation Service Provider Directory 2017

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Co-funding for eligible costs (40% up to a maximum of $20,000 excluding GST) is available for qualifying businesses.

The total cost of the programme varies depending on the supplier chosen. Please see the PDF iconDriving Innovation Service Provider Directory 2017 for more information.

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Get started

Phone 0800 4 CALLAGHAN (0800 422 552) to talk to us about how Driving Innovation can help your business.

Driving Innovation has allowed us to take big projects and break them down into sizeable, manageable tasks and down again into sprints…and this has enabled us to speed up our innovation process considerably.

David Bathgate, GM Innovation at ComVita

Updated: 20 February 2018