Friday, October 22nd, 2010 -
Australia, Thursday, October 21, 2010 -- and today announced a partnership to jointly scout innovative solutions from individuals and technology SMEs for their enterprise clients.

Open innovation and Co-creation is the fastest emerging way to procure & supply innovation in a world of diminishing boundaries. This partnership will help both and to expand their innovator solver base and get faster and better solutions for their enterprise clients. This partnership will also provide a greater opportunity for individual innovators and technology SMEs to access bigger market of innovation seekers from around the world.

Head quartered in US, is world’s largest intellectual property exchange. is a leading open innovation intermediary and co-creation platform provider in Asia.

Dr. Eugene Buff, Vice President of Consulting for, said, "Asia is a developing powerhouse of innovation that is of immense importance to the rest of the world. It’s also one of the world’s great markets for technology. is very happy to be partnering with an organization of ideaken’s stature.".

"We look forward to a long partnership with ideaken," said Ben DuPont, president and co-founder of "Innovation is not regional. Developments from Bangalore or Delhi can easily find their way to the shelves of New York or Tokyo, just as innovations from Berlin or Johannesburg may help companies in Bangalore. Organizations like ideaken and exist to make these connections happen."

Jayesh Badani, Founder and CEO of ideaken said " and are in the business of tapping into innovative technology providers who are somewhere out there. It makes lot of sense to join forces and create a larger community of innovation seekers and innovation solvers, everybody wins this way. We help our clients collaborate to innovate; this partnership is about applying this principle to ourselves!"

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ideaken addresses a CEO level priority of getting innovation done using an online platform for open innovation and co-creation. ideaken was founded in 2009 with an intent to connect innovation seekers and innovation solvers from around the world, with a special focus on Asia and India. ideaken boasts of many firsts, like novel self service web offering and use of Business Intelligence technologies to locate the right innovator and invention for the given need. ideaken also offers a white labelled portal for exclusive use within an enterprise for employee co-creation and innovation management. ideaken offers highest security, user centric design, and features which makes innovation seeking, innovation solving and innovation evaluation much easier and enjoyable. ideaken is led by a group of professionals with strong personal interest around collaborative innovation, science and technology, and product development. ideaken operates from India and Singapore with the help of our partners across the globe. Collaborate to innovate concept video and ideaken product demo could be viewed at
Jayesh Badani
P: +91-98440 22520


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