ENABLING SMART INNOVATION
|INNOVATION NETWORK MANAGEMENT & COLLABORATIVE R&D|

Managing and strengthening your collaborative R&D
|BUSINESS NEEDS|

Business needs and critical decisions demand for a continuous and structured base of interconnected information:

  • How to accelerate the innovation rate and time-to-market?
  • How to scout the best partners for a collaborative project? 
  • How to increase the productivity of investments in R&D? 
  • How to develop new R&D projects according to available resources? 
  • How to develop new products by accessing technological expertise to tip? 
  • How to facilitate the sharing and exploitation of new ideas? 
  • How to organize and effectively monitor a technology cluster over time? 
  • How to enhance the excellence and technological know-how in a cluster? 
  • How to support the competitiveness of the cluster in the global market? 
  • How to contribute to the economic development of the area?
|SERVICES|
  • Search for potential partners through technology scouting and market 
  • IP and economical/financial valuation of potential partners 
  • Operational management of collaborative R&D projects
  • Real-time access to information on funding opportunities public 
  • Evaluation of the fall-out of the project through the PES proprietary methodology (Project Equity Score) 
  • Tools of management of business innovation network with the possibility of access to technological community of subject matter experts.
  • Tools of cluster management  with different types  members (companies, academia, research institutions)
|USERS|

Professionals and Managers of several functions:

  • Technology & Innovation
  • IP
  • R&D
  • Product development
  • Business development
  • Strategy
  • Innovation network and cluster management
|DIGITAL ENVIRONMENT|

The environment consists of: organized information bases (markets, technologies, intellectual property, personal contacts, partners, funding opportunities, ...), high value-added services (pre-and post-R&D projects assessment, operations, ...) and best practices and methodologies.
|INFOBASES|
|BENEFITS - What you can do|

  • Encourage the development of larger scale projects in comparison to avilable internal capabilities 
  • Increase the capacity of investments in R&D 
  • Increase the speed of learning of internal resources 
  • Accelerate the innovation rate of cluster members and their ability to market exploitation 
  • Provide innovative services to cluster members 
  • Enhance the size and potential of the technological assets of your cluster members 
  • Increase the capacity to attract external funding