Innovation 2.0

Your first step to energizing your region's economy

Innovation 2.0 provides insight into the innovation capacity and innovative output of a region.

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Version 2.0 features more than 50 new variables, new sub-indexes and an optional social capital index.


See it in action


Select a region and drill into all of its innovation components.

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Interactive map of every measure, with the ability to see peers.

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What are your region's performance goals?


Boosting high-tech occupations?


Increasing educational attainment?


Raising GDP per worker?

What's your goal? The Innovation 2.0 performance trend view (coming soon), can provide the data you need to benchmark your progress over time.

Hint: Don't use the index itself as the goal. Look at the underlying components to see how you can increase your capacity.