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The hangar is live!

200+ challenge statements for energy professionals 

The Challenge






Innovation is Under Threat

The willingness of teams to collaborate around new ideas and the amount of time it takes to reach a decision are the two key factors that predict success or failure in the innovation process. This is a costly problem that jeopardizes an organization’s top line growth.


$1.7T was invested in innovation in 2021


53% of organizations have no way to measure innovation


67% frontline innovators unhappy with the tools they use today to innovate


$542M wasted in inefficient meetings

Industry Spotlight:
Helping Utilities Foster a Culture of Innovation to Attack Climate Change

With more than 10 million acres of wildfire burning annually in the US and the need to decarbonize faster, there is no industry in such urgent need of rapid innovation as the energy industry.

Learn how InnovationForce helped Portland General Electric with their 5G solution partners in a Connected Utility Lab accelerate the use of new disruptive technologies to modernize the grid and lead the clean energy transition.


For Our Energy Industry Superheroes on the Frontline:
Join Us in the Hangar!

As an innovator, you have the courage to think differently and test bold new ideas. You want to solve the big problems, the ones that can move the needle for your organization or even the planet. You hole-punch. You experiment. You fail fast. But you have fewer resources and less time to drive innovation than ever before.

We get you.
That's why we launched the InnovationWorks Hangar with over 200 verified utility challenge statements. Now, from the convenience of your phone, you can scroll through these challenges, find solutions, meet other innovators and share learnings. 


Innovation Spotlight:
Linda Hill Joins InnovationForce to empower innovators focused on climate change

By empowering, scaling and democratizing innovation in the energy industry, we can help more frontline innovators address the severity of our global climate challenges much faster. We understood that to scale the genius of these innovators, it would take the power of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms.”

Innovation Doesn’t Happen in a Spreadsheet

You can’t manage what you can’t measure. Only 6% of CEOs are satisfied with their organization’s innovation performance because there has been no reliable way to measure it.

InnovationForce is a SaaS platform that knows what to measure. We can show your organization’s time-to-decision and team engagement score to drive better performance. Our platform reduces “analysis/paralysis” and fosters team work to drive better outcomes.


How Innovation Takes Flight
From Idea to Arrival

What if measuring innovation was as easy as watching an air traffic control system of your ideas in-flight, in real-time? Now it can be. The InnovationForce SaaS platform provides dashboards that show where your ideas are as “test flights” in the innovation process – are they stuck on the runway or in danger of a mid-flight collision?

By creating a simple air traffic controls system, everyone in the enterprise can get involved and do their part to support test flights before they hit turbulence.

Our Solution
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Join a Force for Good

Nothing great is created alone! By partnering, we can solve huge planetary innovation challenges and have an opportunity to be a force for good in everything we do:

  + The way we work   

  + The way we develop our products   

  + The way we deliver our service   

  + The way we impact the world   

Are you ready to make a difference and join us? We are always looking for strong talent in the SaaS product development space, feel free to email us your resume at

Our Team


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Founder and CEO


Co-Founder and Founding Advisor
(non-active member of management team)

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Co-Founder and CTO


Interim Chief Commercial &
Operations Officer


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