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Innovation Through Gaming At TE

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We ran an online competition for innovative ideas at TE connectivity. These are the results and conclusions.

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Innovation Through Gaming At TE

  1. 1. Innovation through gamingStephane Berghmans
  2. 2. TE is a World Leader enabling ConnectivityServing Large Attractive MarketsTransportation Consumer Communications Energy Industrial Aerospace Medical Products Equipment & Defense Offering a Wealth of Technology Platforms Connectors Fiber Optics Touch Systems Circuit Protection Sealing Wireless Precision Cable Having Extensive Global Resources around the globe 7,000 Engineers 5,000 Salespeople 150 Countries 97 Manufacturing Sites Close to our Customers Advising our Customers Served & Supported Serving Every Region Information is TE Confidential & Proprietary Do Not Reproduce or Distribute page 2 / November 8, 2012
  3. 3. Telecom Networks End-to-end Fiber Connectivity Streaming 1 Video / VoD 2 1 3 Data/ Gaming 5 4 Multi-Dwelling Units Data Center/Enterprise 6 Central Office 11 6 9 11 Landing site Landing site 12 10 7 Telecom Carrier 11 Central Office / Head End Stadium / Public Mobile voice 8 11 Location and data users Streaming Video / VoD 6 Wireless Base Station Concentrated base of 3G video, data and voice users 11 1 Structured Cabling Solution 7 Fiber to the Antenna 10 2 Fiber Management System 8 Fiber Backhaul Accessories Single Family Homes 3 Active Optical Cable* 9 Optical Distribution Frames with FTTH Data/ Gaming 4 Fiber to the Chip (in R&D)* 10 Fiber Enabled Outdoor DAS 5 Fiber Enabled Indoor DAS 11 Closures & Terminals Concentrated base of 3G video, Fiber Distribution Node Subsea CommunicationsStadium / Public Location data and voice users 6 12 Information is TE Confidential & Proprietary Do Not Reproduce or Distribute page 3 / November 8, 2012
  4. 4. Telecom Networks Market Fiber-To-The-Home Broadband rollout Wireless networks Information is TE Confidential & Proprietary Do Not Reproduce or Distribute page 4 / November 8, 2012
  5. 5. Why Innovate when you’re a world leading Company?
  6. 6. TE invests in Technology • R&D budget ~5% sales/jaar • 26% sales = nieuwe producten (>3 jaar) • 14,000+ patenten ‘issued’ of ‘pending’(US$ in millions) Information is TE Confidential & Proprietary Do Not Reproduce or Distribute page 6 / November 8, 2012
  7. 7. Innovation @ TE External Networking Gaming Internal Networking
  8. 8. Gaming Image of the competition – connecting minds
  9. 9. EntrepreneursInvestors Talents page 9 / 11/8/2012
  10. 10. Goal? Two parallel competitions New business generation Productivity improvement Winning teams Implementation & 25000 $ Worldwide for TE Telecom Networks
  11. 11. Who?
  12. 12. Timing
  13. 13. “Awareness” campagne Posters Popup Leaflets Intranet Mailings page 13 / 11/8/2012
  14. 14. Dynamics of the investments page 14 / 11/8/2012
  15. 15. We worried when people were going to “play the game”Innovation comes from people meeting up in the hallwaysor calling each other at 10:30 at night with a new idea, or because they realized something that shoots holes in how weve been thinking about a problem. Steve Jobs
  16. 16. Variety of the ideas
  17. 17. Evolution over time - Ventures
  18. 18. Geographical Spread Spread over Disciplines
  19. 19. 571 paticipants 89 ventures 572500messages sent investors 150,000,000 2 virtual cash invested Winners
  20. 20. Lessons LearnedMonitor Regions = Cultures Language Taal Idioma Sprache
  21. 21. Conclusions Timing is key Reward participants Great ideas will bubble up Create a continuum

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