The Global Innovation Management Institute (GIM Institute or GIMI) has two types of partnership programs:
- GIMI Global Certified Ambassador (CA) — For individuals who shares GIMI’s mission and vision in spreading and increasing the adoption of innovation standards and best practices in innovation and innovation management.
- GIMI Certified Training Provider (CTP) — For training providers who want to promote GIM Institute, its mission and vision and its offerings, and delivers innovation courses/innovation training under the GIMI innovation certification program. Learn more
What is a GIMI Certified Ambassador (CA)?
GIMI Certified Ambassadors (CAs) are individuals or organizations that we have approved to represent GIM Institute and promote its mission and vision, and its offering to interested parties. To earn the CA designation, an individual or organization must meet or exceed rigorous standards for quality and effectiveness as defined by the GIM Institute.
A GIMI Certified Ambassador (CA) is expected to perform the following:
- Creates awareness
- Spread and increase awareness on innovation standards through different channels (e.g. forums, speeches, print/digital content, etc.) to increase adoption
- Promotes GIM Institute, its mission and vision, and its offerings
- Market GIM Institute as the global certification board for innovation
- Promote GIMI offerings including certifications, courses and training
Why Become a GIMI Certified Ambassador?
Your organization will enjoy exclusive benefits when it achieves CA status.
When you become a GIMI Certified Ambassador (CA), you and your organization will gain immediate recognition and greater credibility. Your business will grow as you reach our community of innovation practitioners worldwide.
GIM Institute supports CAs with multiple tools and resources to help develop your business needs of a growing profession.
- Develop new business through certification and/or training programs through a referral program
- Take advantage of the Partner directory on giminstitute.org used by thousands of visitors each month who seek certification, training or consulting engagements
- Post requests for training proposals (RFPs) to GIM Institute and its Certified Training Providers
- Customize and use our exclusive marketing materials with your official GIMI Partner logo
- Become a part of the online Partner community to network and gain information
- Preview releases of GIMI global standards before they are publicly available
- Receive a limited license on pre-selected content from GIM Institute’s Innovation Management Body of Knowledge (IMBOK)
- Support in launching the partner program/initiative