Our innovation management services help clients achieve the agility they need to move past prototypes and scale their ideas to achieve fast and lasting results.

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Client projects

At CGI, innovation begins as part of our work on client projects. Project-based concepts and solutions are enhanced within our labs and centers of expertise, and scaled through our innovation program and IP solution teams. Learn more about how we help our clients innovate through our case studies.

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CGI Voice of Our Clients

Annually, CGI leaders meet with business and IT executives to gather their perspectives on the trends affecting their enterprises. These industry insights lead to actions to best satisfy the needs of your customers and citizens. Learn more about the CGI Voice of Our Clients.  

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Emerging technology practices (ETPs)

Through nearly 50 emerging technology practices (ETPs) across 14 countries, our client proximity teams focus innovation on local client priorities, while sharing information and innovations across the global network. Read more about emerging techonologies and visit our blog for our experts’ perspectives on technology trends and innovation.


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Innovation centers 

CGI has a global network of collaborative innovation centers, supported and informed by clients and our emerging technology practices. Learn more about CGI Innovation Centers.

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ICE (Innovate, Collaborate, Evolve) program

One way we turn expert ideas into new business solutions is through our ICE Program, which incubates proximity teams’ innovations into scalable, replicable solutions. Watch a video of one of the solutions created through this innovation program: Transforming Kiruna, Sweden, with help from CGI’s “Hidden City” innovation.

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CGI’s intellectual property (IP) portfolio  

Our IP suite of more than 175 solutions captures industry advances and best practices, building innovation into clients’ businesses from end to end. Browse CGI’s business solutions by industry and topic.

With CGI patented solutions, you have the benefit of selecting innovative, proven technologies and business processes. Check out our granted patents related to leading CGI solutions, platforms and processes.

CGI’s patent portfolio

  • Quality assurance and testing: Automated testing of an application system
  • CGI Advantage: Virtual procurement folder
  • CGI Collections360: Method and system for managing case-based promises to pay

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