Promotion and management of international projects on Innovation, Training and Research & Technological.
INOVA+ (www.inovamais.eu) is the Portuguese leading company in the field of the promotion and management of international projects on Innovation, Training and Research & Technological Development. The company’s mission is to provide the knowledge, the management capacity, the partnerships and the technical and financial support needed for the development of innovation projects of its customers. The company is made up of a pool of high qualified consultants and university professors experienced in managing Innovation programmes that provide consulting services and technical assistance to industries and leading research centres on management and consortia research projects and on the exploitation of new technologies.
In the last years the company has achieved several milestones: (i) it has managed over 40 international innovation projects, and is the private organisation in Portugal with the largest participation in the EC Framework Programme for Research, Development and Innovation; (ii) it provides strategic consultancy services in innovation and technology to the European Commission and several Innovation Agencies across Europe; (iii) it has become the innovation partner and services provider of over 50 companies in Portugal; (iv) it works with the main universities in Portugal; (v) it has launched a seed capital fund to support the start-up and initial development of new technology based firms; (vi) it has coordinated and participated in EU projects related to education & training developing researches, needs analyses, training courses and materials, assessment and evaluation.
INOVA+ wants to build the path to 2020 and bring the horizon one step closer. To achieve such goal, its consultants are confident and deliver effective and sustainable solutions in the following areas of innovation: Education and Training; Management and Innovation; Human resources management; Innovation Systems and Innovation Management; Entrepreneurship; Internationalization; Science, Technology and Communication management; Integration of Information and Communication Technologies.
INOVA+ has proven capacity and successful track record in undertaking and delivering large, complex, high-profile Europe-wide, mission-critical IT projects and has extensive expertise in implementing and managing a wide range of initiatives focused on the promotion of young entrepreneurship. Moreover, the team of INOVA+ is also very experienced in carrying out programmes and policies evaluations and impact assessment, and provides know-how in all stages of such processes, from development of evaluation frameworks, design and production of sets of relevant indicators and other evaluation tools, to data collection, necessary analysis and elaboration of reports and recommendations.