Become A Certified Innovation Professional (CIP)

In only 8 weeks with an online Master Class

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About this certification

This training program is designed for professionals looking to learn world-class innovation tools and methodologies and apply them to real-life challenges in their organizations


This training has two steps:


  1. Gain knowledge and understand the methodology

  2. Master the tools and process through a real-world challenge 


A deeper understanding of innovation​

Better grasp of diverge and converge tools

Master the innovation process and apply in your organization

Work in ambiguity and uncentainity

Become part of a global network of innovation leaders

Program modules

  • Learn what business innovation is
  • Understand basic tools and techniques for practitioners to innovate
  • Get the right mindset to achieve success
  • Agree on where and where not to innovate
  • Define growth targets and
  •  strategic thrusts for breakthrough innovations
  • Understand the investment
  • Determine the trends that could impact your business

  • Identify insights and idea fragments around the company, competitors, your partners, and the future

  • Organize and structure your work in a Business Opportunity Map

  • Identify new areas for the organization to play in
  • Prioritize one of this Fields-of-Play

  • Develop your prioritized Field

  •  of Play to make it more understandable to others

  • Identify new idea fragments around your Field of Play
  • Generate several new business concepts and sequence them

  • Conduct some initial due

  •  diligence to validate the prioritized concept

  • Understand what conditions need to be tested first to be successful
  • Summarize your business concept in a compelling, visually stimulating, and insightful way

  • Meet your organization’s interna

  • l conditions for new business development

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Why Get Certified With GIM Institute?

GIMI is a global nonprofit professional organization driving standards for innovation management that leverage a range of core frameworks and competencies. We teach the next generation of innovators how to successfully discover innovation breakthroughs, accelerate results and build a new set of professional skills. Our mission is to help individuals, companies and regions develop world-class innovation and innovation management capabilities.


You will be able to:

  • Advance your career and stand out
  • Increase your value to your organization
  • Access GIMI’s global innovation ecosystem and best practices
  • Network and share experiences with other innovation professionals

More than 10,000 professionals have been certified in GIMI’s programs, representing companies from Fortune 500


Starts March 22nd, 2022


35 Hours
12x3h Online sessions
8 Weeks


$2.000 USD Regular price
Scholarships available

+10,000 individuals have certified with us