06-07 INNOVATION​


 

CONTACT INFORMATION 

➔ First name

➔ Last name

➔ Email

➔ Phone number 

GENERAL QUESTIONS

➔ Name of organisation:

➔ Year founded:

➔ Number of persons in top level (strategic) management:

➔ Number of female top (strategic) managers:

➔ Male vs Female in team: 

➔ Number  of team members:

➔ What describes your company best? (Innovation - Enterprises; Innovation - Startup)

➔ Funding stage: (for startups)

➔ Funding to date: (for startups)

➔ Location of company (country): (Dropdown choice - Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Baltic level)

➔ What is the industry you operate in? (Dropdown options)

➔ Describe your business model 

➔ Do you apply elements of circular economy in your business model? If yes, please describe (i.e. product as service, product life extension, sharing economy, circular supply, resource recovery). (max 150 words)

QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR INNOVATION

➔ What is the essence of your innovation?

➔ What sustainability problem are you addressing? Please define it in 3-4 sentences

➔ How did you learn about the problem you are addressing? (max 100 words)

➔ What is your solution? Please explain in 3-4 sentences what sustainability problem your solution addresses, what is the exact solution and what impact you aim to achieve with it (max 150 words)

➔ What is your target audience? 

➔ Which of the problems related to sustainability are you addressing? (max 100 words)

➔ What is your biggest challenge at the moment? (max 100 words)


 

QUESTIONS ABOUT REACH OF THE SOLUTION

➔ Which stakeholders benefit from your solution? Pick as many as applicable. 

  • governments 

  • scientists/academia

  • startups 

  • individuals

  • businesses

  • society

  • other (add your own answer)

​➔ How do these stakeholders connect with your solution?  (max 100 words)

➔ How many people can this solution positively impact, and how many people have this solution already positively impacted? (max 150 words)

➔ Do you consider your solution to be a potential positive example of quintuple helix model? (max 100 words)

➔ What is your metric of success? (e.g. CO2 reduced, plastic avoided, CO2 compensated, improved inclusiveness, better transparency of the company to stakeholders, implementation of training for employees to improve their competitiveness etc.) (max 100 words)

➔ Do you have statistics for this success metric over the last 1 year? Please briefly provide the main figures

➔ Which continents does your solution reach? (multiple options are possible)

  • Africa

  • Europe

  • America

  • Antarctica 

  • Asia

  • Australia

 

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE SCIENTIFIC FOUNDATION OF THE SOLUTION


➔ What is the scientific foundation of your solution? (e.g. do you have scientists in your team? Do you validate the assumptions of the impact of your product? Do you work with scientific partners?)  (max 150 words)
➔ Are there any negative externalities of your solution? (e.g. water consumption, CO2, logistics, waste)  (max 150 words)


 

QUESTIONS ABOUT LONGEVITY OF THE SOLUTION

​➔ What will be the impact of your product in 5-10 years? (max 100 words)
➔ What is the vision of the long-term effects of your solution? (e.g. we will reduce 20% emissions, we will engage 1 million people with our product, and we will save 1 million tons of waste) (max 100 words)

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