This website has been archived and is no longer updated.

The content featured is no longer current and is being made available to the general public for research and historical information purposes only.
About Students and teacherslinks and references Australia Innovates
A century of innovationThe Innovation cycleThe innovation game

The innovation cycle


To turn an idea into a successful product, you will need to manage the activities in the diagram above.

All these tasks depend on the others and any of them can be a source of innovation. Effectively managing all of these activities is essential for success.

For more information about the role of each activity in the innovation process and a real world example, select a case study using the diagram or menu.

ATSE Powerhouse Museum