Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation - IFF
The Fraunhofer Institute in Magdeburg, Germany, is
committed to applied research and development in the
fields of Automation, Logistics Systems and Networks,
Production and Plant Management as well as Virtual
Development and Training. The IFF operates in tight
cooperation with industry, science and government
and has a long-track experience in managing RTD
projects at national and European level.
Ecole Centrale Paris – Centrale Recherche SA - CRSA
SA is the research body of Ecole Centrale Paris, a leading engineering
school in France. It has expertise in knowledge engineering and the
facilitation of online communities gained in several national and EU
platinn is a business
innovation support network set up by six cantonal governments in
Switzerland with its headquarter based in Fribourg. The network cells
act as partner, coach, facilitator or integrator in innovation projects
with SMEs and start-up companies in the French-speaking part of
Switzerland. platinn directly fosters the economy of Western Switzerland
through its objectives and services.
Centre for Research in Innovation Management is a research-based school
at the University of Brighton. The centre’s core competence and
main research interests are in the areas of continuous improvement,
knowledge management, agile manufacturing and inter-organisational
networking. CENTRIM shares its research results also with companies
through training and consultancy.
Centrul de Afaceri Transilvania Business Centre - CAT
CAT is a membership
organisation in Transylvania aimed at supporting, counselling and
developing SMEs; at fostering network activities of regional players as
well as sharing knowledge and best practices in R&D and business
opportunities. CAT is also a member of the Innovation Relay Centre
Network in Europe.
Innovation Centre (LIC) provides competent guidance and support to
Lithuanian research institutions, industry and SMEs in innovation and
technology transfer. LIC with its regional representatives is
recognised as Innovative Agency and promotes innovation relationships
between science and industry. It is also the coordinator of the
Innovation Relay Centre in Lithuania.
Regionalne Poradenske a Informacne Centrum Presov - Regional Advisory and Information Centre Presov - RPIC
RPIC is an
independent and non-profit organisation to support and create
conditions for the develop-ment of SMEs in the region of Presov. RPIC
provides individual consulting, training services for entrepreneurs,
financial services and information through the Euro Info Centre (EIC)
and the Technological Incubator Centre (TIC) since 2004.
Digipro is a company
active in IT and Management Consulting in Cyprus and represents the
Cyprus Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW) in the
project. The BPW has been set up in 1989 in Limassol and has over 650
members today. The aim of BPW is to foster entrepreneurial activities
of women, the development of innovative projects, new technologies and
PLATO is a non
profit business development network geared to assist and support Owner
Managers of SMEs. The network provides SMEs with facilitated group
learning, specialist expertise and advice, networking opportunities,
business development training, and cross border activities through
partnerships with large “parent” companies.
Beacon Tech Ltd. is
an Innovation management company providing Innovation Management
services to technology-oriented companies as well as academic research
institutions. These services include: R&D financing, investments,
advisory and consulting services. The company is active in Israel,
Europe and the US.