Strategic support & consultancy

Consultancy Support in the ‘optimisation of financial tools’ for the development of renewable energies (Region Guadeloupe and Corsica)

Technopolis supported the inception of the project: ‘optimise funding tools’ and organised a network facilitation effort in order to move towards an integrated development of the renewable energy industry and foster energy efficiency’ under the 2nd Call for Projects of the EUROPACT (ERDF technical assistance) programme’s Regional Initiative Strand. This project, which brought together the…

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Study on the implementation of service standards and their impact on service providers and users

This study documented the benefits of service standards in six sectors, conducted on behalf of CEN. The first phase of the study involved the use of surveys of National standards Bodies, industry associations, service providers and service users, and documented the ways in which existing standards are being used and the benefits that they bring…

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Impact analysis NCP and EEN in Flanders

For Agency for Innovation through Science and Technology, we have measured the impact of both Enterprise Europe Network services and NCP services in Flanders in terms of activation/ outputs (more R&D; increased insights in possibilities; finding international partners; internationalisation of strategies) and in terms of outcomes (scientific, commercial effects; improved processes or products; business opportunities;…

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Input to R&D Governmental Bill

Technopolis Group provided co-ordination and editorial services for a positioning report which informed the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise’s input to the upcoming Governmental Research and Innovation Bill, anticipated in the autumn of 2012. The Confederation had set up a high level working group that discussed the views and position that should be put forth. We…

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Screening of regulatory framework

The study, for the European Commission, developed a methodology for regulatory screening, and applied  this methodology in undertaking an innovation impact assessment of specific regulations which were identified in relation to the Water and Raw Material European Innovation Partnerships (EIP). The study developed a screening methodology linking three perspectives, namely innovation, regulation and stakeholders. The…

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Input to R&I Governmental Bill

Technopolis Group’s task was to coordinate and edit a report on behalf of the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise regarding the upcoming Governmental Research and Innovation Bill.  The Confederation had set up a high level working group that discussed the views and position that should be put forth. We participated in the group meetings, prepared material before the…

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Belgian Report on Science Technology and Innovation 2010

Technopolis Group assisted the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office in preparing the Belgian report on science, technology and innovation 2010 within the context of the preparation of the Belgian presidency of the EU. Technopolis Group produced the presentation of the Walloon Region, prepared the conclusions of the study and provided assurance on the quality and…

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Comparison of the influence of industry on government research funding

Agoria, the Flemish industry federation for the technology sector, asked Technopolis to assess the real influence of industry in several countries, and to compare outcomes to the situation in Flanders. The findings of the study are intensively used. We were asked to give presentations on the results to, amongst others,  the Flemish Cabinet, and to…

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