PDR types of Innovation

Platform    Derivative    Radical

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Innompic Games is a radical innovation, a civilisational breakthrough, a global trend setter that turns the Earth to the Planet of Loving Creators.

Innompic Ecosystem is a platform that facilitates practical application of innovations.

User feedback inspires derivative innovations.


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In radical innovation, every step forward is a step into terra incognita where opportunities are guides and failures are teachers.

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Radical Innovation

Radical innovation, also known as revolutionary, breakthrough or disruptive innovation and helps create a new market and value network. It breaks rules and eventually disrupts an existing market and value network displacing an earlier technology.

It is about radical changes to the current business, capabilities or markets. It lets a technology or product reach a new frontier.


Definition of Radical Innovation


Radical vs. Incremental Innovation

RPM 7 Challenges


Don't Listen to Experts





→ Create dramatic change in the behavior of people and in the system currently in place

 → Experimentation-based

Measured by the range and quality of disruptive options before the leadership team



Vadim Kotelnikov innovation quotes

Great innovators find new treasures and take as much as they want. Others follow and compete for whatever is left.

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Steve Jobs on innovation

Here's to the crazy ones!... Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.

Steve Jobs



Elon Mask innovation quotes

I'm interested in things that change the world or that affect the future and wondrous.

Elon Musk


Larry Page innovation entrepreneurship quotes Google

It is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams since you have little competition.

Larry Page







Platform Innovation

Platform innovation is about seeking out extensions to the current business, and anticipating and leading changes of significant impact.

The platform innovation is defined as one that leads to the practical application of fundamental innovations. Such innovations normally are launching pads for a new industry.


Business Innusual


Synergy Innovation

Innovation Management

Idea Implementation






Holistic innovation with longer cycle times

→ The quality and success of the new offering is the key driver of advantage

Customer feedback is iterative


→ Example: Banking as a Service (BaaS)




Vadim Kotelnikov innovation quotes

Love for customers is the springhead of the cascade of innovations and the river of revenues.

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Derivative Innovation

Derivative or incremental innovations are slight modifications of the main product. Derivative innovation is a secondary technology, process, product or service derived from a platform innovation. It is about continuous improvement and quick response to external events.


Value Innovation

Competitive Innovation

New Product Development (NPD) 

10 Commandments of Innovation



Focus on a specific segment of customers

Immediate customer feedback;

Rapid cycle times

→ Time to market is the key driver of competitive advantage






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Proactive and Reactive Innovation

Mega-innovation  ▪  Synergy Innovation

Innovation Management

Idea Implementation

SdD Types of Innovation

Disruptive Innovation

Financial Innovation

Innovative Financial Services