Stories

How we help you do more, faster and better

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Rapid reporter

AI-generated reports on topics of innovation, giving you an instant basis for deeper analysis

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Omnireader

Got 1000 pages of gray literature PDFs to read? Use OCR and NLP to extract, summarize, and identify the connections

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Taxonomy mapper

Enrich and validate your notional mind map with thousands of datapoints in an instant

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Founder finder

Identify and contact the best-connected, most prolific, top-producing individuals in any field of innovation

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Speed surveyer

Get input from colleagues or customers in days, and tabulate the results in real-time

Solutions

We Analyze, We Build,
We Deliver

We offer a comprehensive array of services, from off-the-shelf data analysis solutions to tailor-made to your company.

Work directly with our workbench, choose from one of the prebuild labs or contact us for a special offering

Silverstone Community Center 

Workbench

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your own  platform for intelligence, assessment, and visualization using our data and tools

234 Kingsway Road

Prebuilt Labs

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dozens of reports, dashboards, and analyst insights from our team of industry thought leaders

Smith Park Botanical Gardens

 a one-hour deep dive into a topic of your choice, for executives, conferences, or others needing to quickly get up to speed.

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Launchpad

NYLN Inc. HQ

Analyzing Futures Workshop

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a two-day exploration of a field of innovation you define, using our methodology

NYLN Inc. HQ

Custom projects

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a two-day exploration of a field of innovation you define, using our methodology

NYLN Inc. HQ

Analyst Academy

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training in research and analysis best practices

How to work with us

Analyzing Futures with Science

How we help you do more, faster and better

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Workbench

 your own  platform for intelligence, assessment, and visualization using our data and tools

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Prebuilt Labs

dozens of reports, dashboards, and analyst insights from our team of industry thought leaders

03

Launchpad

a one-hour deep dive into a topic of your choice, for executives, conferences, or others needing to quickly get up to speed. Examples include

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Analyzing Futures Workshop

a two-day exploration of a field of innovation you define, using our methodology

05

Analyst Academy

Get input from colleagues or customers in days, and tabulate the results in real-time

How we help you do more, faster and better

01

Rapid reporter

AI-generated reports on topics of innovation, giving you an instant basis for deeper analysis

02

Omnireader

Got 1000 pages of gray literature PDFs to read? Use OCR and NLP to extract, summarize, and identify the connections

03

Taxonomy mapper

Enrich and validate your notional mind map with thousands of datapoints in an instant

04

Founder finder

Identify and contact the best-connected, most prolific, top-producing individuals in any field of innovation

05

Speed surveyer

Get input from colleagues or customers in days, and tabulate the results in real-time

Who is it for?

Reduce the time you spend gathering, wrangling, analyzing, and evaluating data from days or weeks to minutes or hours

Business analysts

Venture investors

Technology scouts

Foresight teams

Moonshot programs

Strategy consultants

Facilitators

Accelerators and incubators

Mission

Your tools to navigate innovations

We’ve already ingested and connected more than 10 million data points, and set up the connections for you to get hundreds of millions more

10,000 innovations

10,000,000 patents

100,000,000 scientific papers

10,000,000 inventors

100,000,000,000 interconnections

Interconnected

Need to upskill your team?

Analyzing Futures Workshop – a two-day exploration of a field of innovation you define, using our methodology 

Analyst Academy – training in research and analysis best practices led by Mark Bünger whose experience includes VP of Research at Lux Research, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, and Senior Consultant at Accenture, as well as work in a Laboratory at USCF.

Mission

A universe of innovation, mapped

Innovations follow a lifecycle: from imagination, discovery, and invention to maturity, obsolescence, and historical artifact

We have tracked, measured, and monitored thousands of them – from spears to space elevators – and add more every day

We note not just the innovations themselves, but how they are connected. Because innovations interact with each other like gravity shapes the sky

Tools

We build tools for you to build tomorrows

Gather, analyze, and present data and insights from heterogeneous sources.

Map innovation in time from

Electric Vehicle