Category Archives: Experts

EUROPEAN INNOVATION COUNCIL ADVISORY BOARD NAMED

Mark Fergusion, the Irish government’s chief scientific adviser, was named as chair of the European Commission’s panel of 22 research and innovation experts who will help steer the roll-out of the European Innovation Council (EIC). The vice chairman is Hermann … Continue reading

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CALL FOR EXPERTS TO JOIN “MISSION BOARDS” FOR HORIZON EUROPE

The European Commission has launched a call for experts to join ‘Mission Boards’, which will advise the Commission for the identification and implementation of missions in the next EU research and innovation programme, Horizon Europe. These missions will be high-ambition, … Continue reading

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR EIC PILOT ADVISORY BOARD

The European Commission has published a call for applicants for the EIC Pilot Advisory Board. The EU executive is looking for 15 to 20 successful entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, and others with a strong background in relevant fields, like technology transfer … Continue reading

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FULL HOUSE FOR JOINT TII-ASTP-PROTON SUMMER SCHOOL IN VENICE

For the first time TII joined forces with ASTP-Proton to organise a  joint summer school, a 4-day skills development course for Capturing and Optimising Research Business Opportunities. The course took place in the last week of August at the Ca … Continue reading

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JURY OF 87 INNOVATION AND INVESTMENT EXPERTS SELECTED FOR SMEI PHASE 2 EVALUATIONS

The European Commission has published a list of 85 innovation and investment experts from 26 countries who will be involved in the future evaluation of SME Instrument Phase 2 project applications. The new jury of experts will start working from … Continue reading

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INDEPENDENT HIGH-LEVEL GROUP OF INNOVATORS PUBLISHES RECOMMENDATIONS ON EIC

The independent High-Level Group of Innovators published its recommendations this month on the European Innovation Council (EIC), indicating it should support breakthrough innovation for the benefit of all, meeting the needs of high potential innovators from across the EU from … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: EMBRACING “PUSH-BACK”

A new business insight provided by Roger La Salle, innovation thought leader and pioneer of “Matrix Thinking”™ Mr La Salle will be delivering a one-day workshop on Opportunity Capture at the TII Summer School in Lyon (2-6 October 2017).   … Continue reading

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