Brightidea is a cloud-based Enterprise Innovation Management software. It offers communication tools designed for midsize and large companies. Brightidea project management is ideal for organizations that want to accelerate their ideas and innovation, focused on crowdsourcing and building strategic plans.  

Brightidea software also offers a portal that enables users to submit business proposals as part of a team or individually. Managers can then score these ideas and decide on the approval of funds. Android and iOS apps are also available.  

Brightidea Features


Brightidea Whiteboard offers team members a limitless place to brainstorm their ideas. It allows them to utilize the multiplayer interface to interact with users' coworkers or employees online, or in person while working together in real-time. Sticky notes can be made for new ideas, photographs can be uploaded and active pen and marker tools can be used to draw. Moreover, rich reactions can be used to emote, timers can be used to keep user meetings on schedule, and users can use their favorite ideas and innovation management templates with this feature. 

Idea Box

The Idea Box from Brightidea is an extremely useful tool. It makes member participation simple because of its streamlined interface. The mobile app makes it possible to work together at any place or time. It empowers the user workforce by allowing them to submit ideas conveniently, at their desks, or while on the road, with the help of a continuous digital suggestion box. Additionally, Brightidea's platform can be upgraded to provide more options for managing and automating the evolving submissions of various ideas. 

Brightidea programs

With Brightidea's core innovation process, users can choose the most promising projects to work on, and invest solely in those projects that suggest a high success potential, which can then be integrated right into the site. Additionally, its user-friendly backend enables users to track and report innovation impact on the business which enables users to validate initiatives and highlight achievements to important stakeholders. 

Brightidea makes it simple for staff members to take part in creative projects and receive recognition—no training is needed. All users can now provide their input, whether through a branded web portal, email, smartphone app, paper form (with handwriting detection), or Amazon Echo skill. 

Labs Transformation

Use Brightidea apps to build new business models, manage mindset shifts, and ultimately create a company-wide culture of innovation.  

Brightidea Pricing

You can source Brightidea software pricing details by clicking the “Get Pricing” tab at the top of the page. 

Brightidea Demo

A free Brightidea Software Demo is available on top of the page which you can access through the “Watch Demo” tab.  

Brightidea Reviews

Over 300 businesses around the world use Brightidea software to transform their employee, partner, and customer ideas into a reality, including Adobe, Hewlett-Packard, Cisco, GE, Harley-Davidson, AMEX, Emerson, British Telecom, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Honeywell, Amazon, 3M, MERCK, LinkedIn among others. Brightidea is the #1 rated idea management platform and received Leader Enterprise in spring 2022, Momentum leader in Spring 2022, and many more.   

Our thoughts

Brightidea allows users to crowdsource ideas, build strategic plans, and back every vision with complex data points to help users track, manage, and prioritize ideas to ensure that the best ideas always win. 

Brightidea Features


Access Controls/Permissions


Budget Management


Data Import/Export


Employee Management


Milestone Tracking


Planning Tools


Strategic Planning


Task Managementt


Visual Workflow Management


Workflow Management


Process Modeling & Designing


Real Time Reporting


Timeline Management


Activity Tracking


Remote Support

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Does Brightidea offer an API?

Yes, Brightidea does offer APIs.

Does Brightidea support mobile devices?

Brightidea does support Android and Apple mobile devices (e.g., iPhone and iPad).

How do you use Brightidea?

Users can develop microsites centered on certain challenges or hurdles. A grading method enables users to assess the feasibility and cost-effectiveness of proposed solutions. Brightidea also provides a platform that allows users to submit business concepts individually or as a team. Managers may then evaluate these suggestions and determine whether to approve funding. It also allows users to compare anticipated and actual financial consequences upon completion.

How does Brightidea work?

It provides communication features as well as suggestion management. Apps for Android and iOS are also available. Brightidea includes conversation management, which gives users a venue for sharing and commenting on ideas. Users can also read comments on a physical map based on teams, themes, and ideas.

What is Brightidea used for?

Brightidea is a cloud-based innovation management tool for medium and large businesses. It provides communication features as well as suggestion management.

What languages does Brightidea support?

Brightidea supports U.S. English.

What types of pricing plans does Brightidea offer?

Brightidea offers monthly subscription plans. Although you can get custom pricing for the software by clicking on the "Get Pricing" button above.

Brightidea Pricing

Small Organization

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Large Organization

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