Bring your ideas to life with Oi2Lab

Bring your ideas to life with Oi2Lab

 

On 24th January INVITE Project launched its Open Innovation platform for SMEs, startups and reserach teams entitled Open Innovation 2.0 Lab (Oi2Lab).  OI2Lab provides a suite of demand-driven services and digital tools to stimulate open innovation across Europe and empower businesses to tap into its potential in order to collaborate, innovate and grow. Its objectives are to:

STIMULATE & FACILITATE knowledge flows and co-creation of value across innovation systems

TRAIN & EMPOWER businesses with the skills to drive value out of Europe’s knowledge-base

CATALYSE & INCREASE private investments in promising open innovation projects

Oi2Lab Services

  • Smart Matchmaking: Find suitable partners and opportunities for innovation across different open innovation platforms
  • Open Innovation Management: Set-up and manage your innovation-driven collaborations across borders
  • Links to Finance: Get your open innovation project off the ground with suitable funding solutions

OI2Lab arsenal of digital tools

  • Opportunities: Access innovation opportunities from leading knowledge networks all in one place
  • E-Learning Environment: Learn more about how you can use and get value our of open innovation                                                                                                                             
  • Collaboration Space: Find, connect and collaborate with your partners across long distances

Together with the launch of the OI2Lab, two opportunities are currently open: 

OPEN CALL: Mobile Technologies for Rapid Event Recording and Analysis

Oi2LAb first open call for proposals has been designed together with the North East Automotive Alliance and the Cluster Initiative Automotive Region Stuttgart. In this call we are looking for innovative digital solutions for rapid recording and analysis of incidents occurring at automotive manufacturing sites. The solution should run on Android and iOS. Successful applicants will be awarded a € 5000 innovation voucher to be used to purchase services from an organization from another European country, with the aim to initiate, continue, and/or finalize the development of their proposed solution. Deadline: April 24, 2019 17:00 CET  Learn more

IMPROVE YOUR INVESTMENT READINESS

SMEs can now apply to refine their business plan and improve their pitching technique with support from the Oi2Lab. Deadline: May 1, 2019 17:00 CET  Learn more

 

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