Ordnance Survey is an organization dedicated to surveying the land and creating accurate and up-to-date geographic data, relied on by government, business and individuals. But Ordnance Survey added to its offerings in 2009 when it launched a new program called the GeoVation challenge, which awards seed funding to sustainable business ventures that utilize geographical data.They employed IdeaScale to host their latest round of challenges.

What’s Inside

Learn how

  • Ordnance Survey has funded nine new ventures to the tune of £242,000.
  • Ordnance Survey built a process that empowers them to engage, select, and finance winners.
  • Projects like Growing Routes and Shout Crime were made a reality by Ordnance Survey.

“The IdeaScale platform meets all of our requirements… It is helping us innovate enterprise-wide.” – Viv Alexander, Innovation Community Manager, Ordnance Survey

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