Testimonials from some of our
WHO WE ARE . . .
International is a private, U.S.-based company founded in
1992 and headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. The
company focuses on the Theory of Inventive Problem
Solving, also referred to by its Russian acronym TRIZ.
Ideation provides a structured
methodology for resolving complex problems, marketed via educational
programs, analytical services and a line of software, TRIZSoft™,
which together provide the resources necessary to control the innovation
process. Ideation is fortified by a
staff composed of the world’s leading TRIZ scientists, who have
advanced this scientific theory with powerful new applications and
software tools to meet the needs of today’s competitive marketplace.
OUR BUSINESS . . .
Ideation's business is to help enterprises
with the essential
function of innovation by providing accelerated education, innovation
software tools, and analytical services. These products and services
are based on the Ideation/TRIZ Methodology (I-TRIZ) and are built
around its three core competencies: Inventive Problem Solving,
Anticipatory Failure Determination, and Directed Evolution™. This set
of applications is designed to allow enterprises to resolve difficult
and critical inventive problems, eliminate technological
roadblocks, predict failures, and invent future
generations of business- and technology-based systems and
the TRIZ Market, by Boris Zlotin and Alla Zusman
OUR MISSION . . .
At Ideation, we believe that by taking a
proactive approach to the innovation cycle and by
partnering with our clients, the complex challenges that
block the pathway to innovative achievement will become breakthrough
opportunities. Our mission is to
continue to adapt and advance the Ideation/TRIZ Methodology to meet
the needs of any enterprise, industry or academic institution.
OUR PHILOSOPHY . . .
hallmark is the ability to recognize and meet the immediate and
long-term innovation needs of our clients. One way we accomplish this
is by continuously seeking ways to adapt and enhance our products, our
services, and the methodology itself.
OUR COMMITMENT . . .
We are fully committed to
assisting our customers in establishing an innovative
framework for success. We have helped increase profits
and strengthen product development in such ways as:
Ideation is committed to
delivering a high level of competence and integrity to
our customers, as well as providing them with economical
products and services. This commitment allows us to be
the very best at what we do. Our customers become our
in a strategic innovation alliance, by which complex
challenges become opportunities for success.
OUR CLIENTS . . .
International has shared in the success of hundreds of companies and
individuals worldwide. Our position as a technological leader in the
inventive problem-solving arena is the result of their visions, their
ability to reach beyond the obvious, and their unwavering commitment
to excellence. Collectively, they serve as the catalyst that
challenges us to continue to develop and advance our products and
services. A few of them are:
Aurigin Systems Inc.
Bank of Montreal
Deere & Company
Emerson Electric Company
Ford Motor Company
General Motors Corporation
George Mason University
Hewlett Packard Company
LABEIN Centro Tecnológico
Liverpool John Moores University
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
National Semiconductor Corporation
Navistar International Corporation
Nordak Innovatikk AS
Nortel (Northern Telecom)
North Carolina State University
Nupro (Swagelok Company)
Pratt & Whitney
Ridge Tool Company
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Tel Aviv University
United States Air Force
United States Army
University of Colorado