Getting you the best answers from the top global experts,
for your most important digital transformation initiatives.
Peer-to-peer insights. Delivered.
Every digital transformation leader faces important questions on a daily basis. Which innovators are creating tomorrow's solutions today? Where is my competition innovating in unexpected ways? Who are the thought leaders at the cutting edge of research and discovery? Who are the best new partners to work with in my digital transformation journey?
Powered by our network of 130K+ working executives, hundreds of industry subject matter experts & thought leaders, and dozens of academics and researchers at the top of their respective fields, we curate the best insights available, provide a wide range of expert opinions and get you access to resources to help solve any problem.
The DEI Difference
Working with large consulting or analyst organizations to answers these questions can be expensive and time consuming, and often yields answers prepared from secondary sources, a single analyst's opinion or even influenced by "pay to play" models. DEI offers a new way to find the right answers, solutions and experts, right from the source.
Our Model: unbiased, marketplace-based research, advice & ongoing coaching, aggregated & curated by a team of industry-leading subject matter experts.
And working through our innovative DEI Retainer™ model, we can take on your most time-sensitive and complex research and insight discovery task — from finding the right research, the right vendor, the right technology, or even the right collaborator for your most critical digital transformation initiatives. We work quickly and effectively, powered by our global network and our simple workorder-based retainer contracting model means that there is no need to create a new RFP or SOW each time a new needs arises. One call to our team and we are ready to take on your most important and urgent research, expert connection, and solution identification needs. You will also have full access to our bi-monthly Executive Labs, to gain & share immediate feedback with your peers.
Below are just some of the custom research projects we have delivered for clients.
Research Synthesis and Analysis
We helped a leading manufacturing company understand the to researchers and thoughts leaders driving new ideas in its industry.
Vendor Identification and Due Diligence
We helped a media company evaluate competing technology vendors in order to determine best fit for our client's digital transformation needs.
Solution Readiness Analysis
We helped a UK bank understand an innovative new technology solution prior to a large multi-consulting investment and multi-year deployment.
IP Review and Analysis
We helped a software company evaluate a promising startup's core innovation and market growth plans prior to acquisition.
Researcher Identification and Collaboration
We helped a U.S. industrial major identify the right academic partner for a multi-year research & development collaboration project.