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Planview IdeaPlace delivers innovation management capabilities across multiple Planview solutions

  • Strategic Portfolio Management

    Empowers executives, transformation and strategy leaders, finance, and EPMOs to drive business outcomes across multiple functions, create dynamic plans to adapt with change, and accelerate on-strategy delivery.
  • Project Portfolio Management

    Helps PMOs optimize program and project portfolios, balance capacity against demand, prioritize work, focus resources, and empower teams to deliver work that drives value to the business.
  • Enterprise Agile Planning

    Empowers executives, software development, Agile and transformation leaders to embrace new ways of working, connect strategic plans and funding to Agile delivery, and scale Agile on their terms and timeline.
  • Product Portfolio Management

    Empowers R&D leaders and product organizations to prioritize high-value products, identify risks and opportunities, optimize resource capacity – balancing the product mix to achieve target revenue and profitability.
  • Professional Services Automation

    Enables services organizations to connect project, resource, and financial management capabilities in order to gain visibility across the entire opportunity-to-revenue lifecycle.

Planview IdeaPlace features

  • Unify your organization’s innovation activity into a single value delivery ecosystem.

    • Challenge Templates

      Broadcast challenges & events, capture ideas, discover opportunities, and solve problems using preconfigured or custom templates to explore specific innovation use cases easily and quickly.

    • Guides & Tutorials

      Solicit advice and discover best practices through in-app chat with customer care, help center content, embedded videos & articles, and guided feature walkthroughs.

    • Mobile-Enabled Innovation

      Capture inspiration in real time: Access challenges, post ideas, vote, comment, collaborate, or perform other user activities during your commute or on the go.

    • External Innovation

      Extend engagement to key external crowds with easy access to the system through social media credentials.

    • Idea to Portfolio

      Create projects and products in Planview Portfolios that flow your best ideas directly to portfolio prioritization, funding, and delivery.

    • Idea to Project

      Create projects in Planview AdaptiveWork that flow your best ideas directly to resourcing, collaboration and execution capabilities.

    • Idea to Delivery Teams

      Connect to Planview ProjectPlace through the idea to workspace connector, helping to connect ideas to delivery and incubation teams.

  • Build an organic culture of innovation, where high-impact ideas can come from anyone.

    • TeamTap

      Democratize the ideation process by enabling users to create and manage challenges their own way—without the need for an admin, templates, or an admin panel.

    • Social Activity Trends

      Leverage popular features of social media to build community and increase engagement in ways that help cultivate ideas, rather than just collect them.

    • Crowd Predictions

      Incorporate diversity of thought and opinion to help prioritize ideas by allowing users to estimate revenue, cost and delivery time required for an idea.

  • Data-driven innovation management from idea to impact.

    • Guided User Experience

      Personalize guidance ensuring that each user is only presented with fresh content—all made available in a variety of languages.

    • User Skill Interests

      Enable users to add skills and interests to their profiles and use that data to build effective teams and to push challenges to specific skillsets.

    • Idea Capture Forms

      Capture ideas with build-your-own-idea forms that start with a standard format and include a wide variety of configurable options for customization.

    • Idea Evaluation & Reviews

      Leverage automation to push prioritized ideas to appropriate subject matter experts who compare and evaluate them to narrow the field and drive workflow.

    • Idea Workflow Automation

      Leverage automation to manage idea workflows from crowd selection to subject matter experts, and use scoring methods to prioritize them, removing the need to review every idea.

  • Measure the impact of emerging trends and sentiment across innovation engagements.

    • Smart Idea Consolidation

      Use natural language processing to identify and consolidate comparable ideas to keep the crowd focused on the strongest concepts—all without admin interaction.

    • Trends & Sentiment

      Quickly explore millions of lines of text and sentiment using advanced natural language processing and analysis capabilities. Identify key trends and themes to seize opportunities and deliver value to your customers using a data-driven innovation process.

    • Executive Reporting

      Maximize business intelligence with embedded Microsoft Power BI, standard & customized dashboards, reporting and built-in ML powered analytics to illustrate and evaluate all elements of your programs.

  • Combine data, technology, and wisdom from the crowd as the foundation for data-driven evaluation.

    • Flexible Configuration

      Get started fast with preconfigured templates for consistency, or customize each challenge through an admin panel equipped with embedded guides for assistance.

    • Idea Voting & Commenting

      Gather crowd feedback through public or private comments by collecting social media style “likes,” or by allowing users to rate ideas on a star-based system.

    • Engagement Gamification

      Leverage embedded gamification elements like badges and points to drive engagement, and a reputation tool to evaluate each user’s participation.

    • Pairwise Idea Ranking

      Rank ideas at any time based solely on merit and without bias through a sophisticated branching algorithm that uses prior user assessments to determine pairings.

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Hear what our customers say about Planview IdeaPlace

Guardian Financial Group

“It was just tremendous how we were able to go from implementing something in three to six months to implementing something in a matter of weeks.”


Kristopher Ireland

Technology & Innovation Strategist

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Global Healthcare Corporation

“IdeaPlace gives us a great way to bring people together from every area and level of the business to solve real issues by utilizing the knowledge and experience within our own extraordinary employee base.”



Manager, Innovation Program

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Polaris Industries

“We’re proud to have an innovative culture. Planview IdeaPlace lets us give employees an opportunity to create the next big thing.”


Joe Laurin

Visioneering Manager

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“We designed the challenge to be engaging, welcoming, and a safe place to submit ideas. It was critical to keep the participants engaged throughout its entirety, so it needed to be easy for participants to collaborate on ideas, share feedback, and vote on those innovations that they wanted to see progress.”


Stalin Ramirez Valenzuela

Executive Portfolio & Strategic Program Manager

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