CORPORATE INNOVATION FROM THOUGHT TO FINISH.
Corporate Innovation Services
We lead you through your innovation journey.
Develop a long-term innovation strategy
- Innovation challenges and fields of play
- Formulate an innovation strategy
- Define an innovation value creation path
Set up a strong innovation environment
- Organizing dual transformation of core and new
- Foster a culture of innovation and develop talent
- Create innovation transparency and rethink resource allocation
Execute and build new businesses
- “Make innovation happen!” – increase speed-to-market
- Test continuously and implement innovation that creates value
- Build new ventures and grow
Highlighted Innovation Execution Services
- Innovation training programs
- Intrapreneurship programs
- Internal startup building
- Startup scouting
- Startup incubation & acceleration
- Rapid prototyping & hackathons
- Innovation & pitching days
- Design Sprints & innovation labs
- Prototyping & wireframing
- Co-creation & hybrid innovation
Learn how we made our clients pioneer.
3 years venture development
3 new business streams
7+ tested pilots
3 launched new products
1000+ end customers reached
Innovation Lab Setup
2 new projects started within 100 days
2 training days implemented
400+ ideas developed
200+ customers interviews
1 new product already on the market
Open Innovation Challenge
8 innovation topics defined
8 top startups scouted
8 design sprints implemented
2 scale-ups selected
2+ ongoing partnerships
Selection of our clients
We come from the startup scene.
50% of our team has founded a startup or worked for +2 years in a young company. We know how innovative business models can be developed and implemented with through startup tools and methods.
We have a global reach.
For 9+ years we have delivered innovation outcomes across various industries and countries. As a result, we have a global network of startups, experts and partners across 50+ countries.
We deliver results.
During all our projects we never lose sight of the important things: Delivering innovation to solve real people’s problems while at the same time returning the investments.
We are more than a venture builder.
We are building and shaping an innovation ecosystem.
17,000+ startups & dealflow management software
120+ crowdinvesting campaigns
200+ startup funding projects
€51 Mio raised
Series A & early stage investments
€1 Mio+ co-investments
€50-100k early stage funding
Coworking Space and Event Location
12+ partner spaces
Startup Accelator Weekends
On the ground support for startups for 10+ years across 20 countries
Austrian Innovation Community
Network for corporates, founders, investors and entrepreneurs
We are part of startup300,
a group of entrepreneurial companies equipped with fundamental services to accelerate your corporate innovation activities.
Our Team Members
Pioneers Alumni Expert Board
Focus on purpose-driven innovation
At Pioneers we want to contribute to a better future of society and use our know-how to support entrepreneurs solving the big challenges of this planet. In 2021 we have started the first initiatives on this topic and are collaborating with corporates and public organizations e.g. with the European Investment Bank on the Social Innovation Tournament 2021 to drive purpose-driven innovation.
Foundation of the Pioneers Innovation GmbH focusing on working hand in hand with corporates to build innovative solutions through venture activities.
zero21 is launched
the network for corporates, founders, investors and entrepreneurs, enabling us to harness our services to benefit our community.
is created to further support our network of entrepreneurs, offering early-stage startups with funding from EUR 50 -100K.
is introduced in response to partners asking for our startup expertise and support with innovation activities.
is launched to expand our reach and engage a global network, offering unique access to European tech leaders.
StartEurope is Founded
creating a network for startups, entrepreneurs and investors to drive innovation where it’s needed most.
Let’s get started.
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