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Public
beta
launch


Visionscapers.net


The
upcoming
independent
professional
and

 organizing
for
innovation
in
a
networked
economy


Freddy Snijder
1 December 2010

Me.
•  Freddy Snijder •  Independent innovation consultant since April 2010 •  Nine years Research Scientist at Philips Research •  Currently developing Visionscapers.net – a networked innovation company with a growing group of professionals

Me
on
Twitter
:
@visionscaper


Building
 an
organization
 st
 for
the
21 century


The Internet has empowered the individual

[Attribution] Duncan Rawlinson (thelastminute) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

The rise of the independent professional

Citizen Space - San Francisco, CA. [Attribution] Josh Hallett (hyku) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Doubled in ten years in the Netherlands
Number of highly educated independent professionals in The Netherlands (sept. 2010) x1000
260 240 220 200 180 160 140 120 100 1999 2000 2001 after revision 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009

Source : cbs.nl

Citizen Space - San Francisco, CA. [Attribution] Josh Hallett (hyku) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Providing independent professionals the best of both worlds

Traditional Large Monolithic Companies
Tokyo by Night [Attribution] Chris Robinson (4 Colour Progress) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license Cinderella's Using WiFi [Attribution] David Goehring (CarbonNYC) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Networks of independent professionals

Big brand Being well known in the market

Traditional Large Monolithic Companies
Tokyo by Night [Attribution] Chris Robinson (4 Colour Progress) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license Cinderella's Using WiFi [Attribution] David Goehring (CarbonNYC) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Networks of independent professionals

Agile, flexible, efficient

Traditional Large Monolithic Companies
Tokyo by Night [Attribution] Chris Robinson (4 Colour Progress) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license Cinderella's Using WiFi [Attribution] David Goehring (CarbonNYC) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Networks of independent professionals

Large mass. A lot of (human) resources.

Traditional Large Monolithic Companies
Tokyo by Night [Attribution] Chris Robinson (4 Colour Progress) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license Cinderella's Using WiFi [Attribution] David Goehring (CarbonNYC) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Networks of independent professionals

Control your own direction personal growth pursue your passion in work

Traditional Large Monolithic Companies
Tokyo by Night [Attribution] Chris Robinson (4 Colour Progress) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license Cinderella's Using WiFi [Attribution] David Goehring (CarbonNYC) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Networks of independent professionals

Use technology to code a better society for our own future

‘Program,

or be programmed’
- Douglas Rushkoff
Marionette Show [Attribution] Jackie (Sister72) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Use technology to code a better society for our own future More social, adapted to current society needs More efficient More control over the directions we want to take in life and how we want to grow
Marionette Show [Attribution] Jackie (Sister72) on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

The
multidisciplinary
 nature
of
 innovation


All aspects of innovation need to be considered & in synergy to be successful

Jungle Tree with Vines. [Attribution] Accretion Disc on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

All aspects of innovation need to be considered & in synergy to be successful User needs Technology Marketing Business strategy Manufacturing
Jungle Tree with Vines. [Attribution] Accretion Disc on Flickr.com. Creative Commons license

Form design Interaction design

Sales Etc.

Us.

 The
networked
 innovation
 company


Our real-life network Our digital foundation Our network as a company Our social innovation

We are a growing network of independent professionals

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Visionscapers are independent, connected, young talents or (very) experienced. We are passionate about our work = art

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Ready to help clients realize new product, service and organizational innovations. From vision to success.

We are a growing network of independent professionals

We are a very diverse group of professionals and constantly seek to increase our diversity From user research, to design, to software development, to marketing, to project management, to co-creation, …

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Providing fresh perspectives Bridging disciplines and creating synergies Making your innovation successful

We are a growing network of independent professionals

We can work alone at a certain phase in a innovation process We can self-organize to help clients together throughout the whole innovation process

We are a growing network of independent professionals

We get to know each other and learn from each other on our internal online network and through frequent offline meetups

We are a growing network of independent professionals

We are a growing network of independent professionals
Floor Borgonjen - User Centered Design http://visionscapers.net/floorborgonjen [coming soon!]

We are a growing network of independent professionals
Elmo Diederiks – Innovation guidance & creativity http://visionscapers.net/springday

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Detlef La Grand – Co-creation through social media http://visionscapers.net/woid

We are a growing network of independent professionals
Dominiek ter Heide – Software development & product strategy http://visionscapers.net/synaptify

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Jan Heemskerk – Project & innovation management http://visionscapers.net/buroheemskerk

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Convers8 (Bobby Verlaan) –
Social network integration & business innovation

http://visionscapers.net/convers8

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Laura Niño – Cultural Intelligence for Innovation http://visionscapers.net/thoughtrefinery

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Bram van Sambeek –
Product marketing & innovation

http://visionscapers.net/innovationebusiness

We are a growing network of independent professionals

Freddy Snijder –
Guidance, creativity and insight for innovations in a networked world

http://visionscapers.net/freddysnijder

Our real-life network Our digital foundation Our network as a company Our social innovation

Our digital foundation
Blog network
•  All partners have a public blog on Visionsapers.net •  Interact with visitors about work, ideas & opinions with visitors

Internal network
•  Not public •  Share ideas and experiences •  Organize ourselves and adapt to new situation •  Shape the network and company together

Our real-life network Our digital foundation Our network as a company Our social innovation

Building
a
brand
much
bigger
than
ourselves
by
us,
 for
us.

Together
we
build
the
Visionscapers.net
brand
 by
getting
ourselves
out
there
through
our
blogs,
through
our
 work.


Offer
one
point
of
entry
to
a
fragmented
market
of
 independent
professionals
providing
innovation
related
 services


http://visionscapers.net/navigate


Accept
and
complete
large
innovation
projects


Visionscapers
are
independent
while
having
the
combined
knowledge,
 creativity
and
resources
of
a
larger
company


‘You
are
the
network,
the
network
is
you’
 We
are
all
a
point
of
connection
with
the
outside
world.


‘You
are
the
network,
the
network
is
you’
 We
are
all
the
‘sales’
department


‘You
are
the
network,
the
network
is
you’
 We
are
all
the
‘PR’
department


‘You
are
the
network,
the
network
is
you’
 We
are
all
department
XYZ


Our real-life network Our digital foundation Our network as a company Our social innovation

Programming for the 21st century
Visionscapers.net is software, an organization, a structure, a ‘program’ to enable the independent professional to stay independent, to learn, to grow, to keep on pursuing his or her passion in work and to create great innovations for ourselves and for our clients.

Programming for the 21st century
Visionscapers are the programmers. We shape the ‘program’ Visionscapers.net. What we are. How we work. Without the Visionscapers there is no Visionscapers.net

The
networked
 innovation
 company
 For
Us.
For
You.


For you. One entrée to a fragmented market. For us. Building a much bigger brand that we can share by building our own brands For you. Diverse set of disciplines, skills and services helping you to realize your innovations - from vision to success. For us. Being able to accept and complete much bigger projects than we could on our own. For you. High quality through our passion for what we do.

For us. Be independent and together. For you. We are cost efficient, agile and flexible For us. We are diverse. Learn, grow. Deepen our insight into different areas of expertise. For you. Our diversity keeps our innovation power sharp and fresh

For us = For you.

Thank
you
for
listening
 and
sharing!


Do you want to know more about Visionscapers.net? How we work? What we can do for your new product & service development? What it could mean for you to become a member? How you can become a member? contact.freddy@visionscapers.net