What's Next?: After Stage-Gate

  title={What's Next?: After Stage-Gate},
  author={Robert G. Cooper},
  journal={Research-Technology Management},
  pages={20 - 31}
  • R. Cooper
  • Published 1 January 2014
  • Education
  • Research-Technology Management
OVERVIEW: As the creator of the Stage-Gate® process, I am often asked, “What's next after stage-gate?” For years, I've not had an answer. Now, we're seeing new approaches emerging from progressive companies that represent a new generation of idea-to-launch processes. In some cases, it's an evolution of Stage-Gate to a better, faster model; in other firms, its closer to a revolution, moving to a very different system. But there is anything but unanimity as to what the next generation idea-to… 

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