GGI Alliances

GGI Business Alliances

Applied 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 matters.

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 d�veloppement 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.

Management Roundtable- 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 flexibility.

Society Of Concurrent Product Development [SCPD] - Formerly known as the Society Of Concurrent Engineering [SOCE] and incorporated in California between 1992 and 2000, SCPD is now a Massachusetts non-profit 501(c)6 Technical Professional Corporation. Its officers are centered in the 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.

The Moon on a Stick [MOAS] - Formerly known as Pure Insight until 2011, which was primarily engaged in sponsoring third party registration seminars and classes, MOAS operations now include innovation consulting, technology scouting, and HF and UI medical device training. Based in the north of England, MOAS provides services throughout the UK and the European Union.

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

American 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. - 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.

Research 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 firms.

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.