Sometimes the greatest discoveries come from sideways thinking. This approach is the crux of Innovation Accelerator Inc., a startup company by UMass Amherst alumnus Tony McCaffrey that creates software to help companies solve their worst nightmares, design their best products, and create their brightest inventions in a scientific, systematic, effective way.
Innovation Accelerator receives another National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to continue development of Analogy Finder. 2015
BrainSwarming, because brainstorming doesn’t work. Our 3 minute video on the HBR website featuring Dr. McCaffrey that has received over 100,000 views to date. 2014
“My research has shown that people overlook about two-thirds of the types of features that an object possesses.”