The Open Innovator project aims to provide climate-friendly commerce solutions to sustainable start-up businesses. The aim is to leverage open-source frameworks to help kick-start new sustainable focused eCommerce.
WHO WE ARE
Open Innovators is a collaboration platform to address, strategise and act to make eCommerce more climate friendly. We bring together the various stakeholders in the eCommerce industry and related areas on seminars, workshops and share regular information on the new initiatives and policies which impact eCommerce globally. To encourage sustainability focused businesses, Open-Innovators offers Fedobe’s matured Open-Source frameworks for ecommerce, free of charge.
Open-Innovators focuses on areas which can positively impact
future commerce initiatives
Building Future cities
to optimise commerce
HOW DOES OPEN-INNOVATORS HELP YOU?
Technology can help to bring new sustainability focused ideas to life. It can also help alleviate many of the sustainability issues surrounding eCommerce. Towards this, Open-Innovators offers Fedobe’s eCommerce frameworks free of cost towards promoting Sustainability in eCommerce.
The commerce framework with a wide set of predefined libraries, functions & Magento modules to help your ecommerce store for a faster go to market.
The integration framework which enables magento as your centralized order & inventory management system and enables you for global expansion
The automation framework which enables marketing automation as well as complete supply chain automation freeing you from repetitive work.
The business intelligence framework which enables magento to act as your single source of truth for data-driven decision making to drive sales.
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MEET OUR TEAM
HOW WE WORK
1. Application & FeasibilityYou submit your application. Our local engagement managers meet you for storyboarding and feasibility discussion.
2. Validation & PrototypingWe create working prototypes based on our rapid-deployment model and free frameworks.
3. Funding & DevelopmentWe support you with building your case with investors and funding agencies. Our agile development model will keep you involved at all stages.
4. Deployment & SupportOur local engagement managers will be involved in deployments. We keep supporting you 24/7.
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Fedobe is looking forward to future expansions and it’s collaboration with Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (BVB) – Bhavan’s Centre for Communication & Management (BCCM) to identify and train students on eCommerce, Sustainability and …
Open-Innovators announces the launch of the Young Innovators program to create an attractive career path for young minds interested in sustainability. The program builds upon the success of the pilot batch held …
Open-innovators.org concluded its first Summer Internship Program today (July 17th, 2019). We are proud to have such versatile children as our first four Young Innovators. During the first part of the training, …
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is needed to be eligible for OI's support?
Will I need to sign some binding agreement?
What do the framework do for me?
The frameworks are built in open-source Magento community version, a technology owned by Adobe. The have pre-built library of functions which offer online commerce capabilities along with warehouse & supply chain integration, customisation engine for product recommendations amongst other related functions.
How is Open Innovators funded?
What is in it for Open Innovators and Fedobe?
Along with this, the philosophy of open source community is endorsed by Fedobe’s offer to support social entrepreneurs in their journeys by making low cost solutions in a circular model . When we develop the functionalities and features for your platform, they will be rolled back to the community for the benefit of future entrepreneurs.