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The world's largest

OPEN INNOVATION CONSULTING PROGRAM

Bridging teams with corporations to create game-changing solutions

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Where some of the most brilliant professionals compete to bring innovative solutions to companies across 40+ industries 

Until Spring 2023 Edition Starts

Our approach

IXL Innovation Olympics helps corporations to identify strategic areas and opportunities to generate business growth, by recruiting and coaching 25 consultants from five graduate schools worldwide to work on the challenge using a proven lean innovation methodology and enabled software

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4 CYCLES A YEAR - KICKOFF DATES

Winter 

February 15th

Spring 

May 3rd

Summer 

June 6th

Fall

October 10th

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For companies

Solve your most difficult challenges and discover where your next growth is going to come from

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For students

Compete with other teams to provide game-changing solutions and gain consulting experience

8-WEEK PROCESS

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3-4

Week 5-6

Week 7-8

Innovation

Intent

Opportunity Insights

Fields-of-

Play

Business Concepts

Preliminary Business

Case

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Define challenge & Innovation Intent

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Preliminary Research & Insights

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Select growth platforms to pursue 

Business Concepts

Five prioritized concepts from each team

Business Plan

Five pressure-tested business cases 

GET READY TO SPARK EUREKA MOMENTS

OUR INNOVATION OLYMPICS EXPERIENCE

$5B+

250+

6,000+

2,000+

10+

In value of solutions and pressure tested business cases
Elated corporate sponsors from around the world
High Performing Consulting Teams of MBAs and PhDs worldwide
Certified on
GIMIL1 Innovation Associates 
Years of successful program experience

Up to 50 consulting teams solving corporate innovation challenges every quarter

Leaders in industry attest to our program and profitable business impact

“The best idea from the Innovation Olympics was transformed into reality with a minimum viable product and alignment with player along the value chain. This new business contributed 150 million dollars to the overall price of our credit card transaction business that we sold."

General Manager

SOME PARTICIPATING COMPANIES

SOME PARTICIPATING UNIVERSITY TEAMS

ABOUT US

Execution & Mentoring Partner

A consulting firm that specializes in helping companies and organizations drive innovation and growth through a range of services to identify and pursue new opportunities, develop breakthrough innovations, and create sustainable value.

Training & Knowledge Partner

A non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing a range of services and resources to individuals, governments, and organizations that are interested in building their innovation capabilities and driving growth through innovation.

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Training & Knowledge Partner

A non-profit organization that engages in the development, adoption, and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for management consulting.

Want to learn more?

Let's Talk!

110 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02141, USA

+55 11 91023-9889

info@ixl-center.net

If you're ready to innovate and drive growth, we'd love to hear from you!

Thank you! We’ll be in touch with you soon.

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