A Process takes inputs and transforms them into outputs, and may be connected to other Processes in process flows.

A Process happens in an organizational Context.
Context: The Project Solar Trailer

Install a solar power source with short-term storage capacity. Explore supercapacitors.

This process is connected to other processes to fulfill a Work order.
Order: Work order 279 for Design Solar Trailer due: 2018-12-01

Previous processes:

This Process:

Ideation stage to Design Solar Trailer starting 2018-11-10 ending 2018-11-12

Ideation is the first step in an R&D process. During this stage you create a rough description of what it is to be made, which responds to a specific need.

This stage is also called Concept Development": Identify Needs of target Market; Alternative concepts generated and evaluated; Refinement & Selection of the bests for further development and testing; (Concept - description of form, function and features accompanied by a set of specs, besides analysis of concurrents and an economic justification of the project.

OUTPUT: a description of the idea in the Main document of the project.

Input requirements:

Time Contribution Work - Writing 2.00 Time - Hours

Use the "Project main doc" document to briefly describe the main idea behind this project. Use this information to improve the Project page as well as the Project path to market page.
This description can contain sketches. photos, description of the thing to be made, needs it responds to or applications, etc.

Time Contribution Work - Meeting 5.00 Time - Hours

core group meeting

Output plans:

R&D report 1.00 Idea