Frequently Asked Questions

Below you'll find answers to the questions we get asked the most from Innovation Providers about Leading Edge Only.


General Questions



What is Leading Edge Only?

Leading Edge Only (LEO) provides an online global marketplace platform for entrepreneurs, SMEs and Universities to showcase the latest technologies and products to a diverse array of corporations and other organisations seeking solutions.


What can I expect from Leading Edge Only?

LEO is a very effective way of showcasing your solutions to a global market. Our role is to raise the profile of your solution and increase your brand awareness.  Does that mean you will sell or license more products? We don't know, because we simply don't control that aspect of your business - but we help to ensure more people are aware of what you offer and drive them to your website!


Should LEO be part of my marketing strategy?

There is a range of things you should be doing to raise your solution's profile. Successful organisations always use a variety of routes to market. At LEO we believe we provide one of the most cost-effective ways to do this as part of your overall marketing strategy.


Innovation Questions

How do I add my innovation?

Simply send us a synopsis of your innovation, we will then check your solution meets our Innovation Criteria and then invite you to join LEO. All information is treated as strictly confidential!


Are there any minimum requirements to add my innovation?

Yes, to ensure LEO showcases only leading edge technologies, products and services we have an Innovation Criteria that your solution must meet.


Does my innovation have to be market ready?

No, innovations can be concepts, partly finished or ready for market. Indeed, you may have a solution in the market now but just need more exposure! No matter what stage your innovation is at, you can join LEO as long as you meet our Innovation Criteria.


Can I add more than one innovation?

You can add as many innovation as you wish but each innovation has it’s own innovation program. Simply login to your account and enter your email and password. Then under “My Innovations” select “Add an Innovation” and follow the simple steps. 


How do you protect my login and innovation information?

We operate an SSL certificate across the Leading Edge Only platform therefore all login and innovation information is protected and transmitted securely. All login information submitted is strictly confidential. It is supplied on the understanding that it will be held confidentially and not disclosed to third parties.


What are Innovation Profile Views and Click-throughs?

We measure the number of times any Innovation Profile on our platform is opened and viewed and term these “Profile Views". We then measure the number of Click-throughs to your website from your Innovation Profile. 


What do you mean by 500 guaranteed Innovation Profile Views?

If you choose the Showcase Innovation Program, you will be guaranteed 500 Profile Views over a 12-month period from the date your innovation goes live on the platform.

Note: On the Showcase Innovation Program:

  1. If after 12 months we don’t achieve 500 prospective client views we will carry on marketing your innovation until we achieve the figure.
  2. Once we achieve the 500 prospective client views after the 12 months you will be notified in your monthly innovation report.
  3. Billing will commence in the next billing cycle once the views are achieved unless you cancel your program.
  4. If you choose to cancel your program before the end of the 12 month period, you will no longer be guaranteed 500 Profile Views.

Note: We do not guarantee any Profile Views on the Free Innovation Program.


Innovation Program and Billing Questions

How will you bill me?

We offer both monthly and annual billing. Depending on the option you choose, your program will be renewed at the end of each month or at the end of each year. If you choose to pay annually, you'll save up to 50% compared to paying monthly plus enjoy 500 guaranteed Profile Views. 

If you choose to pay monthly your billing cycle will commence on the 1st day of every month, when you add your innovation you will be charged at the start of the following month.


How do I change or cancel my Innovation Program?

You can upgrade, downgrade, or cancel anytime, simply let us know! 

You can cancel your Showcase Innovation Program and revert to our Free Innovation Program at any time; simply send us an email to detailing your wish to cancel your Showcase Innovation Program.

Note: When cancelling your Showcase Innovation Program:

  1. Cancellation will end billing and remove your Showcase Program benefits at the end of your current billing cycle.
  2. If you choose to cancel your Showcase Innovation Program, you will no longer be guaranteed 500 Profile Views.

Note: All of your Showcase Innovation Program features expire as soon as your cancellation takes effect at the end of your current billing cycle.


What payment methods do you accept?

We accept the following credit cards:

  1. Visa / Delta / Electron
  2. MasterCard / Eurocard
  3. Maestro
  4. American Express

Or alternatively you can pay using your PayPal account.

Supported Currencies

We currently accept the following currencies as payment. Note: You may not be able to change the currency once you've selected it for a monthly Innovation Program.

  1. Australian Dollars (AUD)
  2. Brazilian Real (BRL)
  3. British Pound (GBP)
  4. Canadian Dollars (CAD)
  5. Danish Krone (DKK)
  6. Euro (EUR)
  7. Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
  8. Indian Rupee (INR)
  9. Japanese Yen (JPY)
  10. New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
  11. Norwegian Krone (NOK)
  12. Singapore Dollar (SGD)
  13. South African Rand (ZAR)
  14. Swedish Krona (SEK)
  15. Swiss Franc (CHF)
  16. US Dollar (USD)


Other Questions

Do you notify me of any innovation challenges?

Yes, many major corporations use us to find new innovative solutions. We will pass to you all such challenges and, if you have a potential solution, we pass your contact details to the corporation to contact you directly.