GGI Business Alliances
Marketing Science - Applied Marketing Science is a Voice of the Customer market
research and consulting firm that helps clients understand
customer wants and needs, leading to vastly improved product
and service design. They also provide expert witness support
on consumer behavior and marketing issues in litigation, encompassing
intellectual property, fraud, antitrust, and class certification
Boothroyd Dewhurst - Boothroyd Dewhurst DFMA® software tools and services allow companies to develop products with fewer parts at a lower cost and with higher quality than was previously possible. Their disciplined approach to product development provides an early and accurate understanding of product cost and the capability to manage cost during the product development process. Better manufacturing information is in the hands of design teams.
ipCapital Group - Since its creation in 1998, ipCapital Group's aim has been
to maximize financial results for clients that seek to develop
and execute intellectual property (IP) strategies, strengthen
and monetize IP portfolios, and establish and implement Intellectual
Asset Management (IAM). They have an interdisciplinary team
trained in business, law, marketing, and product development
that provides a systematic and comprehensive view of the full
lifecycle of IP, from creation to monetization to retirement.
John Stark Associates - John Stark Associates (JSA) advises companies on all aspects of PLM, helping them to achieve their business goals. JSA helps companies to develop PLM visions, strategies and plans, and to plan and implement PLM projects. JSA helps companies define and implement PLM Architecture, PLM Business Process Architecture, Data Models and Product Structures. JSA presents PLM workshops and seminars to increase knowledge and understanding of PLM. Founded in 1991, JSA is headquartered in Switzerland. It has offices and partners in France, Germany, UK and US.
L'Institut de dï¿½veloppement de produits -The Institute for Product Development [IPD] is a Canadian nonprofit association whose mission is to accelerate the adoption of best practices in product development and eco-design to make manufacturing more competitive. They provide forums for companies of all sizes to exchange thoughts and discuss ideas. IPD produces a variety of educational seminars and workshops.
Founded in 1980, Management Roundtable focuses on sharing
product development techniques, processes, discoveries and
tools that generate innovation, customer value and faster
response. MRT brings together thought leaders and business
practitioners whose common purpose is to define, develop,
and deliver customer value with minimum waste and maximum
Society Of Concurrent Product Development [SCPD] - Formerly known as the Society Of Confurrent Engineering [SOCE] based in California between 1992 and 2000, SCPD is now a Massachusetts non-profit 501(c)6 Technical Professional Organization. Its officers are centered in teh minneapolis area. Its directors are in companies throughout North America. SCPD promotes concurrent R&D product development innovation and intellectual property practices for competitive advantage.
GGI Technology Alliances
Currently, GGI does not have any financially incented relationships with any providers of technology or software. We remain a consultancy with an independent view.
GGI Market Research Alliances
Productivity & Quality Center (APQC)
- An internationally recognized resource for process and performance
improvement, the American Productivity & Quality Center
(APQC) helps organizations adapt to rapidly changing environments,
build new and better ways to work, and succeed in a competitive
marketplace. With a focus on benchmarking, knowledge management,
metrics, performance measurement and quality improvement initiatives,
APQC works with its member organizations to identify best
practices, discover effective methods of improvement, broadly
disseminate findings, and connect individuals with one another
and the knowledge, training, and tools they need to succeed.
GGI Research Publication Alliances
Baker & Taylor
- Baker & Taylor is the world's largest distributor of physical and digital content and value added services.
- MarketResearch.com is a leading provider of market
research intelligence products and services, with over over
50,000 publications from more than 350 content providers.
MindBranch - MindBranch is a leading source for targeted market
research publications and services. Their publications collection
includes over 40,000 reports, newsletters, and directories
from more than 250 content providers.
and Markets - Research and Markets
is the leading source for international market research and
market data, with over 100,000 titles from 1,300 research
YPB Library Services - YPB Library Services provides books, collection management and technical services to academic, research, and special libraries worldwide. They offer more than 400,000 ebook titles and 4,000,000 print and electronic titles.