What is the Innovation Panel?
The Innovation Panel is the first global network of experts dedicated to innovation in science, engineering and technology. As a member you will be first to learn of leading edge innovations seeking commercialisation.
What are the benefits of joining?
Join fellow Innovation Panel members to:
- Share your knowledge by contributing to brief online surveys
- Access survey results and research reports on cutting edge ideas not available anywhere else
- Be rewarded for your contribution with lifestyle and business rewards
Is there a fee for joining?
No, there is no fee for joining. On the contrary, you are rewarded for responding to short surveys.
How often should I update my profile?
Keep your profile as current as possible as this will increase the number and relevance of the survey opportunities you can take advantage of. We will contact you periodically with a request to update your profile.
Do I have to complete a given number of surveys to remain a member?
No, you don't have to complete a given number of surveys to remain a member, as we will not terminate your membership for inactivity.
Participating in surveys
How often will I be contacted with the option to complete a survey?
There is currently no upper level for the number of surveys that may become available in any one month. However, as a guide, we aim to email you no more than once a week or less than once a month with the invitation to complete a new survey.
Where can I see the balance of my points?
Your points balance is visible to you by logging in and clicking the Completed Surveys link.
How do I convert my points into rewards?
Convert your points into rewards by logging in and clicking the Rewards link.
I've referred a friend to join the Innovation Panel, how will I know if they've been accepted and whether I will receive reward points for the introduction?
Due to data protection and privacy regulations, we cannot inform you of the status of any individual's application prior to acceptance. However, should your referred friend be accepted onto the panel, you will be credited with a points reward.
Are my responses confidential?
Your survey responses are always kept confidential and your name or contact details will not be provided to any third party, including the company developing the technology, unless you specifically request so. You will never receive any solicitation as a result of participating in Innovation Panel surveys unless you express an interest in becoming involved in the development of an ide
What if I have a question not covered in the FAQ?
If you have a question that isn't covered in this FAQ please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org