Introducing INNOVATION SIGNALS

A PLACE FOR EXPERTS 

EXPERT COMMUNITIES FOR DATA-DRIVEN IDEATION AND COLLABORATION  

EXPERT COMMUNITIES x INNOVATION Signals

TAP INTO EXPERT INSIGHT 

What would happen if the Reddit and Quora communities of the world also had access to data that you won’t find on Google? Let’s find out. Browse & discuss the following with our expert community: 

  • Emerging trends 
  • New, disruptive technologies
  • Potential competitors + threats 
  • Market opportunities
  • Consumer preference insights 

The Breakdown: Innovation Signals™

Innovation success begins with a deep understanding of the four key drivers of innovation: Technology, Consumer Preferences, Emerging Markets, and Social Movements. Traditionally used by expensive consultants, innovation “experts”, and MBAs, Signals arm you with everything you need to know about what’s next.

EXPERT-LED & DATA-DRIVEN 

Innovation Signals are the building blocks of innovation and help you understand the future. They offer premium insight and quantified market intelligence, that leverage data from a variety of sources. Signals are perfect for finding inspiration for your next brilliant idea, giving you all the information needed in starting a successful Project on the Cobalt Platform. Each Innovation Signal is defined by the following 3 criteria: 

BROWSE INSIGHTS

Check our weekly Innovation Signal Spotlight stories to get inspiration for your next Cobalt Project

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Generation Queer

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Generation Queer

Welcome to the new GQ, or Generation Queer - representing the LGBTQIA community as a whole, including its allies.
Innovation Signal Spotlight: Insta-Culture

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Insta-Culture

Insta-Culture or Instagram Culture is perhaps the youngest emerging internet-induced subculture out there.
Innovation Signal Spotlight: Conscious Consumers

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Conscious Consumers

Meet the conscious consumer: An ever-changing flow of societal standards and norms that define what consumers want. Or as we like to call it: The “vote with your dollars” movement.
Innovation Signal Spotlight: Wearables

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Wearables

Wearables are for everyone. Join us as we innovate around the future use cases for every consumer out there.
Innovation Signal Spotlight: Mental Health

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Mental Health

When thinking about the rise in mental health issues it’s hard to not blame it on the rise in smart devices and our constant connection to everything.
Innovation Signal Spotlight: Urban Farming

Innovation Signal Spotlight: Urban Farming

Urban Farming is exactly as it sounds. This growing social movement has consumers taking climate and agricultural issues into their own hands.

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