Become A Certified Innovation Professional (CIP)

In only 8 weeks with an online Master Class

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About this certification

This training program is designed for professionals looking to learn world-class innovation tools and methodologies and apply them to real-life challenges in their organizations


This training has two steps:


  1. Gain knowledge and understand the methodology

  2. Master the tools and process through a real-world challenge


Deeper understanding of innovation

Better grasp of diverge and converge tools

Master the innovation process and apply in your organization

Work in ambiguity and uncentainity

Become part of a global network of innovation leaders

Program modules

  • Learn what business innovation is
  • Understand basic tools and techniques for practitioners to innovate
  • Get the right mindset to achieve success
  • Agree on where and where not to innovate
  • Define growth targets and
  •  strategic thrusts for breakthrough innovations
  • Understand the investment
  • Determine the trends that could impact your business

  • Identify insights and idea fragments around the company, competitors, your partners, and the future

  • Organize and structure your work in a Business Opportunity Map

  • Identify new areas for the organization to play in
  • Prioritize one of this Fields-of-Play

  • Develop your prioritized Field

  •  of Play to make it more understandable to others

  • Identify new idea fragments around your Field of Play
  • Generate several new business concepts and sequence them

  • Conduct some initial due

  •  diligence to validate the prioritized concept

  • Understand what conditions need to be tested first to be successful
  • Summarize your business concept in a compelling, visually stimulating, and insightful way

  • Meet your organization’s interna

  • l conditions for new business development

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Why Get Certified With GIM Institute?

GIMI is a global nonprofit professional organization driving standards for innovation management that leverage a range of core frameworks and competencies. We teach the next generation of innovators how to successfully discover innovation breakthroughs, accelerate results and build a new set of professional skills. Our mission is to help individuals, companies and regions develop world-class innovation and innovation management capabilities.


You will be able to:

  • Advance your career and stand out
  • Increase your value to your organization
  • Access GIMI’s global innovation ecosystem and best practices
  • Network and share experiences with other innovation professionals

More than 10,000 professionals have been certified in GIMI’s programs, representing 1,500 companies from Fortune 500


Starts Feb 15th, 2022


6-8 Hours per week
12x3h Online sessions
8 Weeks


$2.000 USD Regular price
Scholarships available

+10,000 individuals have certified with us