The ability to work together with other companies, clients, suppliers, distributors, retailers, users and researchers with an approach of collaborative and open innovation, is a key enabling factor for a well-established innovation management system.
This SEMINAR is tailor-made for innovation advisers and EEN innovation advisers and will other tools that can be used to implement the action plan in the innovation management process.
The TRAINING SESSION will include best practices and hands-on practical tips and tricks on how SMEs can create new businesses by sharing ideas and collaborate, co-create and co-participate in innovation projects with external partners. The web tool developed under the NIR-VANA project (H2020-INNOSUP-2015-2) exclusively for EEN staff and innovation advisors will be presented and tested. The tool will facilitate in the collaboration process for all actors involved and will embed both external open innovation platforms and our own internal tools such as Merlin, IMT and EasyPP.
··· OPEN INNOVATION & CASE EXAMPLES
9h00 – Welcome opening & introduction
Francesc Miralles, Academic Dean at Innova Institut La Salle.
9h15 – Collaborative innovation: What we have learnt
Alfons Cornella, Founder of Infonomia.com
9h45 – Success cases from EEN Catalonia & EEN Scotland
Mònica Duran, EEN Catalonia · ACCIÓ.
Lorna Maclean, EEN Scotland Co-ordinator.
10h30- Open innovation platform for the industry
José López, Lead Software Engineer at Linknovate.
10h50 – Pilot open innovation at EURECAT – The Technology Centre of Catalonia.
Roger Font, Technology Consulting Director at EURECAT.
11h10-11h45 Coffee Break. Enjoy it!
··· OPEN INNOVATION TRAINING
11h45 – Open innovation strategies
Dra. Carla Riverola, Lecturer & Researcher at La Salle.
12h45 – Innovation opportunities in value chains
Lisa Berle, IMP3rove Academy – European Innovation Management Academy.
15h30-15h BREAK LUNCH
··· NIR-VANA: PROJECT & PLATFORM DEMO
For EENs innovation advisors
15h00 – NIR-VANA project & platform presentation
Denisa Gibovic, Project Coordinator NIR-VANA.
15h30 – NIR-VANA platform presentation
Let’s see how NIR-VANA works in the real world
Víctor Torres, Technical Coordinator at NIR-VANA Project.
User feedback recollection.
17h00 – Thanks for coming!
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