Co-develop your innovative solution with the most suitable startup
Your proof of concept has convinced you of the potential of your idea and the need to launch it quickly in partnership with a startup?
Schoolab sources the startup most aligned with your project, your ambitions and your vision to ensure a long-lasting, fruitful and mutually beneficial collaboration.
Schoolab provides its expertise in accelerating startups and innovative projects for large groups to ensure the best alignment between your project and the startup.
The Advantages of Open-Innovation with Schoolab
Personalized support : the closest to the objectives of the company and the interests of the startups to ensure a long-term and fruitful collaboration.
An in-depth understanding of large corporations
More than 10 years of experience in the acceleration of open-innovation projects for corporate clients guarantees an in-depth comprehension of how innovation flourishes within a large corporation.
Easy access to the international
A potential to internationalize the project with our presence in San Francisco and our long-standing ties with Silicon Valley.
The recipe for successful open-innovation
Before starting a collaboration with a startup and to ensure that the solution best meets your needs, it is important to clearly define the needs and to test the different possible solutions.
The program Lean Factory with phases of extensive observations, sprint design and prototyping is most suitable for this upstream phase.
SOURCE the "perfect fit" STARTUP
From the prototyping phase of the proof of concept a sourcing of potential startups developing similar solutions is conducted.
ensure the alignment of key players
Specifications are established covering both the functions of the solution, the values and maturity of the desired startup, followed by a screening of startups that meet these specifications.
Define the terms of COLLABORATION
The most adapted startup is selected according to your criteria and the terms of the collaboration are defined (customer-supplier relationship, joint offer, participation, etc.)
accompaniment to ensure intelligent work
Schoolab guides and supports the open-innovation project for 6 months to ensure a methodological framework that allows the different actors to efficiently work together.