Innovation, competitiveness and sustainability
IDEA, your partner in policy assessment, development and implementation
Innovation is a critical ingredient of competitiveness and sustainable growth. IDEA has strong references in monitoring, assessing, designing and implementing policies that aim at optimising the impact of innovation on society. Our experts support policy-makers, public bodies and companies in fields such as science, technology and industrial policy, new technologies deployment, skilled human capital or the competitive position of industrial sectors. Our support services range from desk research and evidence-based study work to strategic coaching and network coordination.
IDEA Consult has completed several studies related to KETs, technology deployment, collaboration networks of technology centres in the field of KETs with one-stop shop access for SMEs, as well as formulated policy recommendations for the high-level working group on KETs.
Do you ever wonder about the profitability & productivity of the companies in your sector, and how they perform in comparison with others? Or about the shifts taking place within the value chain in your sector? Or maybe about the economic importance of new clusters or activities in your sector?
The new industrial revolution has led us to look differently towards our economy and innovation today. Our society is facing new technological, economic, ecological and demographic evolutions which bring along different challenges than we have known before.