The Breakthrough Factory
by Daniel Roos, Rick Eagar, Sohrab Kazemahavazi
Issue 1, 2015
Technology & innovation management

One of the key challenges for large corporations looking to achieve “Breakthrough Innovation” is that technology-intensive businesses usually need to research deeply into science in order to find breakthroughs.The challenge is particularly daunting for mature companies. In this article the authors discuss the concept of the Breakthrough Factory as a means of maximizing the probability of Breakthrough Innovation for this type of company.