Innovation is a process that can be designed and repeated.
Smart corporations embrace innovation for advantage. Innovation works in terms of products, systems, service and other types of innovation. Only 2thinknow have analysed historical innovation over 500 years and many locations, to create a robust model of innovation. This model allows you to design repeatable innovation as a process.
2thinknow teach our innovation models teams of business leaders in the Innovation Course™ for major banks and corporations from Kuala Lumpur to Dubai to Moscow to North America. We provide trained innovation consulting teams to handle your global innovation projects.
And for the latest data, our analysts provide specialized City Benchmarking Data for unique local market intelligence. Major corporations globally such as Samsung, BCG, Ernst & Young, and Ogilvy trust us with innovation data projects. Leading banks and companies trust us with innovation training.
The Innovation Cities™ Program
Be part of each cities innovation economy with our world leading program.
The Innovation Cities™ Program was established 2006, with the first Innovation Cities Index published 2007. Being the leader to analytically understand city innovation and economic growth, 2thinknow have had 8 years to understand the process of city innovation.
Services of the Innovation Cities™ Program include City Benchmarking Data, annual global analyst reports, organise the Innovation Course for civic leaders or bundle services in a package.
As a private company, 2thinknow remain independent of government and politics, and offer a full range of services to grow your innovation economy and create economic freedom in your city. Clients range from the world's leading management consultants, top universities like IESE, government bodies like NESTA, and cities from Bilbao to Seattle to to Medellin to Brisbane.
The Innovation Course™
Host the Innovation Course™ training workshops in cities around the world.
The Innovation Course™ uniquely uses 2thinknow’s extensive innovation library of data and case studies from sectors and cities. This allows your participants to safely apply innovation in real-world conditions, with exercises from idea generation to implementation to communication.
Learn in 2 day standard, 1 day express, or 3-4 day deep-dive courses. Held at your office, at a training centre in your city.
City Benchmarking Data™
Trusted data to shape global markets at a city level.
Our City Benchmarking DataTM is the world’s leading benchmarking system for measuring city performance and innovation using both standard and custom indicators.
2thinknow provide 3 ways to access City Benchmarking Data.
1. Single City Data-set [SCD], 2. Comparative City Data-set [CCD] & 3. Custom Data
Grow local innovation economy in your town.
Towns, villages and communities under 100,000 population can benefit from a suite of innovation services.
Your civic leadership group can attend the Innovation Course™ delivered in your town. Or, with 2thinknow's assistance, your town can also benchmark its' own performance and host a Local Innovation Forum™ event to inspire change.
Power your innovation with us.
You have an idea but need information? Consultancies have accessed our City Benchmarking Data™ and commercial experience to create innovative products and services, and provide advice to their clients.
the Innovation Economy [New]
Creating the next economic bubble.
Easy content updated weekly in bursts to help you innovate at the top level.
In our world new industries and roles replace old. Others may see this as a problem. 2thinknow see opportunity. We help make winners that innovate faster. Our special customers read like a global who's-who. We help them innovate to create economic freedom through an innovation economy.
2thinknow is a private company started in Melbourne, Australia.
The Innovation economy, particularly in the U.S.A. and Canada, but also globally, represents a unique opportunity. 2thinknow have established early stage leadership in global markets for new-economy solutions.
Please contact us to discuss collaboration, global or national partnerships and investment opportunities in related corporations and projects.
The Innovation Cities™ Index was established 2007 by innovation agency 2thinknow.
It has grown to the world's longest running city ranking for innovation. Reported in major news sources such as the Boston Globe, Seattle Times, Reuters, Huffington Post, New York Times, Fox, Forbes, China Daily, The Age, Financial Post and International Newspapers in over 100 languages.
The index is based on 10+ years of data analysis, data science and advanced data modelling techniques.
For all others, please contact us at 2thinknow for your custom needs.