Go beyond your existing network and get your brief in front of thousands of startups. Invite the world to apply and begin a journey to select a startup to work with.
GoPartner is a global marketplace for corporate-startup collaboration. It’s a one-stop shop, where corporates post open innovation challenges and briefs for startups to apply to.
We are live! GoPartner is currently accepting briefs from corporates and will open its doors to startups to apply on 15th June 2020.
Whatever corporate you work for, and whatever problem you’re trying to solve, there’s a startup somewhere with the solution. Posting your brief on GoPartner means your challenge is seen not just by startups already on your radar, but by thousands of the world’s most innovative entrepreneurs - all at the click of a button.
Absolutely! At GoPartner, we’re on a mission to democratise innovation. Whatever your role, from CTO to HR Manager, Marketing Executive to Accounts Director, GoPartner is a tool to help you find more efficient, more effective and more innovative ways of working.
If you work in a corporate and have a challenge, an opportunity or are simply looking for a better way of doing something, GoPartner is where you’ll find the solution. Briefs range from large-scale business model transformation challenges (e.g. how can we take our product into a direct-to-consumer service model), to quick-fire plug-and-play solutions that optimise existing operations.
With GoPartner, it’s faster than ever to get your brief in front of the right people. It's a few simple questions about what you’re looking for, and then your brief will be visible to thousands of entrepreneurs to apply.
GoPartner team will see the brief and use it to scout the innovative solution. Startups, scale-ups, SMEs and inventors from around the world will be able to see your challenge. It will become an open platform, so do remember not to include any confidential information in your brief.
As soon as you click GO!, the process begins and the scouts begin their work. You’ll get an email when we are ready to show you the big 10 ideas! If you like what you see, you can select the companies you’d like to shortlist (5) to hear them pitch and then pick 1 to partner with!
Yes, GoPartner is designed for everyone in the organisation to use. When you post your brief, we ask you to specify if you’re just looking for ideas, have a dedicated budget or something in between. The process accommodates all objectives, we just want to help set expectations with startups before they apply.
No, GoPartner is designed to connect corporates with startups who have solutions that match their briefs. Our aim is to help create partnerships that are mutually beneficial. If you’re posting a brief on GoPartner, all we ask is that you be open to exploring new solutions and respond to all applicants, but there is no legal commitment to working with the applicants.
Yes! When you post your brief you will have the opportunity to select what stage you are at - Looking for Inspiration, ready to implement, or somewhere in between.
Yes, it's a small fee to upload the problem, choose the 5 and pick 1 to partner with.
You can chat to the GoPartner team using the form below or firstname.lastname@example.org.