Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
Is experience required?
No! Sparktank is for beginners or for gurus
How many people?
As many as you want! Harness group creativity with the ability to invite anyone, anywhere at anytime to participate
Do I have to present my ideas?
You can do your thinking on your own and the tool does the rest for you
How much work does it take?
You can save time and energy through SparkTank's smart categorisation and data export functions. The tool will create a report for you.
Do I have to categorise all of the ideas?
The tool makes connections and has your ideas sorted for you
I have an idea - can I still use the tool?
You can develop a pitch for implementing and developing your idea. This is a part of the advanced functionality in SparkTank
Can I invite public participation on a problem?
Yes! Use the tool to idea with large crowds in the community. There is no limit to the number of people who can be involved
How can I see who is coming up with the best ideas?
The tool allows participants to collect SparkPoints. SparkPoint increase your innovator status. You can see who has the best ideas and who are the lead innovators in your organisation
What does the score on the leaderboard mean?
All ideas in challenges are rated by several peers. The score is made up of several criteria relating to desirability, originality, feasability and cost.