Integrations & Open API

Idea Management doesn’t stop on the platform – fully integrate and embed it across your organisation and network because ideas happen every day, from everywhere.


Integrations with business, productivity and social tools makes Idea Spotlight even more accessible and embedded with your crowd, whilst our Open API makes the possibilities endless.

  • Microsoft Office 365 – seamlessly integrate the Office 365 suite, including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel, with Idea Spotlight to allow your users to share and contribute to ideas from the tools they already use every day. Increase adoption, engagement and efficiency across all your applications and maximise your Office 365 investment.
  • SharePoint - give employees a choice – access Idea Spotlight directly or through SharePoint. Embed Idea Spotlight Challenges within your SharePoint sites to make it as easy as possible for your employees to engage and innovate. With a powerful federated search, surface content from both your SharePoint sites and Idea Spotlight to provide a comprehensive view.
  • Project Management Tools – capturing ideas is just the beginning: prototyping, testing and iterating on these ideas is critical to your success. Seamlessly pass ideas to your project management tools, such as Jira or Trello, and share status updates back to Idea Spotlight to keep everyone informed on progress and results.
  • Social Platforms – lower the barrier to entry when engaging your broader Ecosystem and Customers with integrations for popular social platforms including Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook. Engage your Workforce in enterprise social networks such as Yammer, Slack and Teams.
  • Business Intelligence – integrate with leading BI tools such as PowerBI and Tableau to ensure your innovation metrics are fully integrated with your overall management reporting to drive data-driven decision-making.
  • Open API – use the Open API to integrate with any and all of your backend systems and share data back to Idea Spotlight, so everyone remains informed and involved as ideas evolve and grow.

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