Qmarkets Selected as Innovation Management Service Provider by Israeli Government Procurement Administration
Qmarkets is one of a small group of suppliers that have been approved to provide software and consulting services to assist the Israeli public sector with innovation management, citizen engagement, and efficiency objectives. This framework, titled ‘The Central Tender for Consulting Services in the Fields of Policy Planning and Related Aspects’ will allow Israeli government entities to easily procure the Qmarkets’ SaaS tools and services through a simple streamlined process.
Launched in November 2021, this central tender enables the purchase of services across 8 key areas of expertise: work plans, policy planning, strategy, budgeting, research & data, citizen engagement, human capital, and innovative tools. Qmarkets has been approved to offer services across two of these areas: citizen engagement and innovative tools.
The Qmarkets platform allows organizations to leverage the collective wisdom of their stakeholders, including employees, customers, experts, and more. Qmarkets offers a full suite of solutions tailored to the requirements and use-case of the client, including idea management, continuous improvement, scouting, trend forecasting software, project management, and more.
Qmarkets’ product offering is complimented by a dedicated customer success practice that includes both the resources and guidance to ensure every project is successful. In addition, clients can benefit from an array of supporting services offered by both Qmarkets’ consulting partners and internal experts, including analysis and reporting, project management, and implementation support to help bring ideas to life.
Founded in 2006, Qmarkets is an experienced leader in the domain of innovation management with leading global clients including Ford, Lufthansa, Intel, and many more. In addition, the Qmarkets platform is used by dozens of public sector organizations across the globe, including the Electricity and Water companies in Israel, the Iowa Department of Transport in the USA, and Swiss Post in Switzerland.
In 2020 the Qmarkets platform was used by Israel’s Ministry of Health in collaboration with the wider Israeli healthcare ecosystem, to tackle some of the urgent challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. This effort resulted in the submission of over 500 innovative solutions, and the facilitation of over 83 successful collaborations.
“We are very proud of our origins as a product of the Israeli innovation ecosystem” shared Noam Danon, Qmarkets CEO. “We’ve gathered some incredible insights and best practices over the last 15 years working with some of the world’s most innovative companies, and we’re excited to have the opportunity to share these invaluable lessons with more public sector clients here in Israel.”
As an established leader on the idea and innovation management landscape, Qmarkets has developed a reputation over the last 10 years for delivering the most comprehensive crowdsourcing software solutions in the world. Recognized by leading analysts such as Gartner, Forrester, and Info-tech, Qmarkets offers unmatched technical and design flexibility to their extensive list of leading global clients, including Nestle, Ford, Lufthansa, Ab InBev, Philip Morris International, UniCredit, and many more.
Qmarkets’ software offering extends beyond innovation management to include products focusing on process improvement, continuous improvement and operational excellence; open innovation with customers and business partners; technology scouting for enterprise M&A opportunities; and digital employee engagement.