As a Service
Your “Eyes and Ears” in Silicon Valley
Why Open an Innovation Outpost?
Sense, Scan and Scout
Monitor Silicon Valley for new innovative technologies and companies as emerging threats or potential tools for disruption
Take full advantage of the rich innovation ecosystem of Silicon Valley (think tanks, universities, startups, technology corporations, industry leaders, venture capital, seed investors, etc.)
Develop a network of direct business relationships with the most important players
Turn the insights into new products and disruptive business models before competition
Find and invest in new startups that are working with emerging technologies
Connect and collaborate with key stakeholders in Silicon Valley to develop a disruptive new solution using their innovations to achieve your goals and objectives
Why Silicon Valley Innovation Center
Rather than go-all-in and invest in setting up a physical Innovation Outpost (which can be costly, time-consuming and difficult), partner with SVIC to take advantage of our presence, expertise and connections in Silicon Valley. We can help pinpoint trends and capabilities that could lead to the disruption of industries in which our clients serve.
We help organizations think through the right model for building innovation as a sustainable capability within the organization (IO or otherwise) and execute it end-to-end by leveraging the principles of autonomy, creative tension, strategic alignment, and modular design.
What You Get
Match speed of innovation with scale of execution with Silicon Valley resources
Incubate first-of-kind “blended” Horizon-3 services into our go-to-market
Leverage the investments in “horizon 2” capabilities
Identify opportunities for resource acquisition (products, services, people)
Leverage innovation outpost to optimize and transform Moonshot’s internal Ways of Working/Operations
Differentiate recruiting and attract top-tier talent
How It Works?
Networking & Partnering
Research & Development
Productising The Solution
Roadmap to Outpost Success
STEP 1: Innovation Outpost Strategy Kick-Off
A one-day immersion program that will introduce the leadership and strategy team to the technologists and innovation practitioners at Silicon Valley’s top companies. The program will culminate in a half-day workshop, where SVIC and our network’s experts perform a deep dive to understand, analyse, and advise on your current innovation strategy and outline the main objectives for the outpost.
STEP 2: Actionable Insights
Quarterly customized research reports around key topics of interest for your organization and cover the most critical aspects of you company’s strategy. These reports will level-up the knowledge of the leadership team and can be scaled out to the broader organization.
STEP 3: Connections
Get white-glove introductions and value-creating business meetings to the key leaders in the Silicon Valley community to quickly expand your local network and connect your organization with new opportunities.
STEP 4: Strategy Reviews and Recommendations
½ day to a full day quarterly workshops with a core group of experts to analyze the execution and validate and advise on strategy. Our team does not only help diagnosis specific issues and provide recommendations, but will procure aid in assisting with the implementation of recommended solutions and facilitate client learning.