Idea Camp Planet Aikon

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Idea Camp Planet Aikon

  1. 1. Realizing Your Ideas by Leveraging Community Powered Innovation © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09
  2. 2. Who will fund Your Ideas? © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 Probability of Funding Innovation Maturity Low High High Ideation Stage Idea to Prototype Prototype to Product Go To Market Growth <ul><li>Lessons Learnt </li></ul><ul><li>Funding of Innovation is skewed towards Market & Growth Risks </li></ul><ul><li>Valuation and ceding control to Investors at Idea Stage is key consideration </li></ul><ul><li>Limited Choices – Bootstrap or Incubate (Free always comes with a Price Tag) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Community Powered Innovation – An alternative to Capital © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 <ul><li>Leverage wisdom and power of a community to under-write your ideas with their efforts and skills </li></ul><ul><li>Engage with an Ecosystem that brings together Ideators, Contributors and Sponsors </li></ul><ul><li>A platform that goes beyond collaboration to co-creation (execution) of innovative products and solutions </li></ul>Efforts as Capital Seed Your Ideas with the help of skills and efforts of the Community Team with the Best Connect, Collaborate & Co-create with the best minds – Get your A Team Your Destiny Your Terms A successful prototype goes a long way in helping you negotiate your future
  4. 4. © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 PlanetAikon™ Ecosystem Divergence of Aspirations, Convergence of Purpose Lead Users Domain & Tech Contributors Legal Experts Ideators Sponsors Mentors Academic/R&D Angel Investors / Venture Capitalists Industry Associations Aikon Leads
  5. 5. The Power Law of Co-creation* © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 CONNECT Build Relationships COLLABORATE Share & Team CO-CREATE Execute & Realize Build Profile Add Contacts & Network Subscribe & Favorites Comment Write Identify Team Form Team & Share Discuss & Moderate Define Roles Build Roadmap Business Case Teaming Agreement Refine Team & Contract Plan & Manage Build & Test Early Beta & Feedback Commercialize Contribute * Adapted from Ross Mayfield’s Power Law of Participation - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  6. 6. Community Incubation Projects Realizing Ideas with Community Participation © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 PlanetAikon Platform Idea to Product L/C Solution Blades Catalog Commercialize/Contribute Request Closed Request Team space Creation for Idea Incubation Request for Idea Incubation Ideators Form Core Team & Teaming Contract Post & Share Idea In Team space Develop Product Specs Design Product Develop Product Plan Implement Design &/or Integrate Launch Review & Refine (Quality Gates) ‏ Design Transformation Aikon Leads & Facilitators Domain Communities Designer/ Architect Communities Lead Users Developer Communities Mentors Legal Experts
  7. 7. Your Cause - Our Mission © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09 Enable a Community-Powered Global Innovation Ecosystem through a Collaboration and Execution Platform to incubate Next Generation IP Process Frameworks Communities Scope Value Time Economies of Innovation Platform &Tools
  8. 8. Thank You – Q & A © Aikon Labs LLC : 2008 - 09

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