Applications and Benefits
Applications of TRIZ
TRIZ was originally created to deal with engineering problem solving. However it has been extended to applications in many other non-engineering and management fields.
The application of TRIZ helps to encourage organisational problem solving as well as creative thinking which is useful for analysing systems and operations, identifying and defining problems. TRIZ is a systematic approach to innovation which can be used to formulate processes to improve products, services, and systems.
Large and small companies are using TRIZ on many levels to solve real, practical everyday problems and to develop strategies for the future of technology. TRIZ is in use at ABB, Bosch, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Kraft, Motorola, Procter & Gamble, Samsung, Eli Lilly, Jet Propulsion Laboratories, 3M, Siemens, Phillips, LG, and hundreds more. TRIZ is applicable to every industry and in every environment for the acceleration and innovation of problem solving.
Benefits of TRIZ
TRIZ enables an organization to become truly innovative in formulating its strategic identity. At the corporate level, TRIZ is an engine for rational, structured and historically proven idea generation, the DNA of Strategic Thinking. TRIZ, in concert with other Strategic Thinking tools, generates a set of data that changes the way organisations think and plan the future, and the way they connect strategy with execution. TRIZ helps companies generate more solutions of a higher quality in less time. It can also be used to improve the scope and strength of intellectual property.