"Senior Management commitment
(vision, strategy, resources and climate)
to the front end innovation
is the single most important variable."
"Effective networked teams and
their leaders are more important than
any tools and techniques
in the front end of innovation."
"Incremental and breakthrough
innovation management practices."
Front End of Innovation (FEI)
Research in the Front End of Innovation began in 1993 with the objective to determine the skills and activities that a large corporation needs to be proficient in order to achieve robust growth and profitability.
What does evidence based management mean?
The research discussed throughout this web site is based on findings generated from an evidenced based approach. What do we mean by an evidence based approach? It's using data from carefully constructed studies and experiments that provide clear evidence for the basis of drawing conclusions - in contrast to anecdotal stories based on personal experiences.
Attend the 2014 Toronto Front End of Innovation conference which will occur from September 29 – October 1 at the Ritz Carlton in Toronto. Here Peter talks on how the FEI Business Model Canvas can help facilitate new transformational and disruptive innovations in large corporations and why it is superior to the more popular Business Model Generation canvas developed by Alex Osterwalder.”