C.RE.A.X process 1. Customer Value What VALUES do we want? 2. REsources What RESOURCES do we have? 3. Analogy across domains Where do we look for INSPIRATION? 4. X-Variation of properties for new or improved functions What do we change, what do we GAIN?
2 Where do we look for inspiration? In house? The NASA? Nature or biology? The internet? On holiday? University research? Shall I ask my suppliers? Our research people? Science literature? Patents Aerospace? My competitors? Journals? New people at the company? Our competitors? My clients? My team members brainstorms? Crowd sourcing?
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