Open Innovation Software


Harness the creativity of your customers, partners, or suppliers against any strategic business challenge with open innovation software.

Open Your Innovation Process
to External Stakeholders With Q-open

Tap into an endless supply
of innovative and ground-breaking ideas

Use digital transformation to connect with your 
VOC (Voice of the Customer)

Deliver products & services that are pre-aligned with consumer needs

Engender brand-loyalty, positioning yourself as a customer-centric pioneer

What The Experts Say...

"Many large multinational companies have already deployed large scale open innovation portals that enable customer input into product ideas and innovation."

"Many organizations establish a structure to incentivize open innovation practices, as well as external-facing tools to successfully work with external collaborators."

"For leading organizations, open innovation is a critical tool. They will engage a wide range of participants and align them to innovation initiatives that can benefit from their knowledge."

"Sustainable open innovation can generate strong brand credibility through customer engagement and collaborative development."

Leverage Powerful Open Innovation Software to Discover Groundbreaking Ideas

Co-Creation with Customers

Involve your clients in your product and services R&D planning by inviting them to participate in digital co-creation engagements.

Become More Customer-Centric

Engage your customers with open innovation software and gain insights on how your company can become more focused around their needs and desires.

Create Thriving Crowdsourcing Ecosystems

Establish a repeatable system for crowdsourcing customer ideas, developing them with employee insights, implementing them as new initiatives, and monitoring them to ensure they achieve maximum ROI.

Sustain Innovation Incubation

Ensure crowdsourced ideas reach their full potential by gaining input from startup companies, academics, and other external stakeholders. 

Continuous Improvement Practices - open innovation software

How Does it Work?

5 simple gateway stages to drive your open innovation initiatives


Invite your external stakeholders & encourage them to contribute


Leverage gamification and incentive functionality to encourage participation


Involve external influencers, experts & decision makers to assess ideas


Determine which ideas can be most valuable for implementation


Rollout successful ideas and keep your users updated with the process

Q-open Process

Q-Open: Unmatched Open Innovation Software

All you could ask for from a crowdsourcing and collaboration solution, plus so much more…

Rich community 
engagement tools
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engagement tools
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Fully multi-
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Advanced gamification
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Automated communication tools
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Social integrations
for easy user login
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engagement tools
Design templates and custom branding to your corporate identity
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engagement tools
Fully responsive and optimized for viewing on any device
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engagement tools
Multiple crowd-
voting tools
Rich community 
engagement tools
Powerful DIY idea

From Now On, We’re Bringing the Crowd to You…

With Q-open you can easily tap into the collective wisdom of Herox’s global community of problem solvers and experts, and increase your number of ideas and solutions – fuelling greater levels of innovation at your organization. 

Zooming in on Q-open

Open innovation software - responsive

Reach out to Your Community

Solicit Ideas and Brainstorm Around Them

Engage Your Internal Stakeholders

Your Q-360 Suite of Collective Intelligence Solutions

Discover Qmarkets’ next-gen product portfolio, tailored to meet any business need or challenge.

Resounding Accolades

Discover why Qmarkets is consistently recognized by leading analysts as a multi-award winning solution.

Read G2's 2020 Spring Grid Report for Idea Management Software

Read Gartner’s 2016 Market Guide for Innovation Management Solutions

Read Forrester Wave™: Innovation Management Solutions, 2016

Read MWD Advisors' report on Qmarkets’ packaged approach to innovation, 2018

Deliver Quick-Wins with our 'Innovation Growth Launch Pad'!

A turnkey solution to help innovation leaders deliver bottom-line results against their urgent objectives, within a matter of just days.

Discover how it feels to innovate at lightspeed with the most powerful innovation management offering on the market!

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