Agile and Stage-Gate
November 9th – 2pm Eastern
An example of how to combine the structure of Stage-Gate with the flexibility of Agile.
Cincinnati Innovation Summit
Join us on November 10th for an interactive forum for professionals in new product development (NPD) and project portfolio management (PPM) to learn best practices, network, and exchange ideas on how to simplify complex PPM processes.Learn more & register
Planisware User Summit:
November 15th and 16th
Join the Planisware community and share your experience with your peers.
Agile and Stage-Gate
led by Dr. Robert Cooper, October 25th
Join the inventor of Stage-Gate to learn how to combine the benefits of Agile with an idea-to-launch system in Chicago.
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Enterprise Software for Innovation and New Product Development
Planisware’s Product and Project Portfolio Management (PPM) software helps innovation and new product development (NPD) organizations integrate strategy with execution, accelerate time-to-launch, make the most of their resources, and increase the value of their product portfolio.
Built on industry best practices, Planisware provides end-to-end support for the complete innovation life cycle - from defining corporate strategy, to choosing the right products to develop, to managing approved programs, projects, and resources with maximum efficiency - all within a single source of truth. Leading companies around the world use Planisware to help them make data-driven, scenario-tested business decisions at each step.Download product catalog
Strategic Portfolio Planning
Define organizational objectives and increase your ability to adapt to changing conditions by integrating strategy with execution.
Focus on your portfolio as a whole and assess investment options to improve portfolio value, balance, and strategic alignment – in light of resource and budget constraints.
Know where your resources are and where they should be. Inspect portfolio projections to make educated decisions about future commitments.
Apply structure to your project management process; evaluate progress, value, and feasibility for informed investment decisions.
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News & Resources
Beyond Stage-Gate and Agile (Center for Excellence Masterclass)
Combining Agile and Stage-Gate methods can provide flexibility, speed, and improved communication in new product development. Dr. Robert G. Cooper, founder of the original Stage-Gate idea-to-launch methodology, introduces the next generation of Stage-Gate in Chicago on October 25th.
CHI Strategic Resource Management/Project Management
Visit us at the Cambridge Health Institute's annual Strategic Resource Management/Project Management event in Philadelphia!
Live Demo: Making Agile Work for New Product Development
A practical example of how Agile techniques can be incorporated within the Stage-Gate Process.
Cincinnati Executive Innovation Summit
Please join us on November 10th for an interactive forum for professionals in new product development and project portfolio management (PPM) to learn best practices, network, and exchange ideas on how to simplify complex PPM processes.
Our Cincinnati Innovation Summit features dedicated networking time to facilitate idea exchange among attendees and will include presentations from AdvancePierre Foods, Flint Group, Procter & Gamble, The Hackett Group and Pi Innovation.
Dr. Robert G. Cooper to present Agile-Stage-Gate hybrid methodology for the first time in North America
Planisware Center for Excellence will host a masterclass with the Stage-Gate® founder in Chicago on October 25th for a one-day workshop focused on how to integrate Agile project management methods within new product development idea-to-launch models.
Planisware Launches Center for Excellence
Planisware Center for Excellence provides new product development and innovation practitioners with a forum to discuss NPD and R&D practices that improve process maturity.
Planisware Continues Expansion into Denver by Doubling Workforce, Increasing Office Space
Leading global provider of PPM solutions boosts Denver operations in response to increase in R&D and innovation-driven corporate growth throughout the North Central region.