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IMP3rove

  1. 1. IMProvement of Innovation Management Performance with Sustainable IMPact A Europe INNOVA Project
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>IMP 3 rove – A Europe INNOVA project </li></ul><ul><li>The objectives of IMP 3 rove: Enhancing Innovation Management performance in Europe </li></ul><ul><li>The results of IMP 3 rove: Powerful tools for SMEs and intermediaries </li></ul><ul><li>The scope of IMP 3 rove: SMEs in focus </li></ul><ul><li>The approach of IMP 3 rove: Developing best practices </li></ul><ul><li>The benefits of IMP 3 rove: Integrating all stakeholders of Innovation Management enhancement </li></ul><ul><li>Contact details </li></ul>
  3. 3. IMP 3 rove – A Europe INNOVA project
  4. 4. IMP 3 rove is the flagship project of the Europe INNOVA initiative <ul><li>Funded by the European Commission </li></ul><ul><li>Driven by a consortium from more than 10 countries </li></ul><ul><li>Providing innovation facilitators with new and better tools to consult enterprises on Innovation Management issues </li></ul><ul><li>Improvement of Innovation Management of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Europe </li></ul>IMP 3 rove – A Europe INNOVA project IMP³rove Europe INNOVA Sectoral innovation watch Cluster mapping Cluster networks Financing networks Standards networks Innovation panels Innovation management +
  5. 5. The project IMP 3 rove has been initiated by the European Commission in December 2005 Consortium driving the project + Expert Panel advising the consortium Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry IMP 3 rove – A Europe INNOVA project Intermediaries for Innovation Management SMEs including high-tech start-ups Financial community funding SMEs Reaching out to Policy making
  6. 6. A European consortium under the leadership of A.T. Kearney is driving the project IMP 3 rove – A Europe INNOVA project
  7. 7. The objectives of IMP 3 rove: Enhancing Innovation Management performance in Europe
  8. 8. The overall objective is to foster innovation efficiency in Europe <ul><li>Development of new and better Innovation Management tools for SMEs and innovation facilitators </li></ul><ul><li>Strong and early involvement of intermediaries and SMEs </li></ul><ul><li>Provision of tangible means for financial institutions for evaluation of SME and their financial risks </li></ul><ul><li>Better insights for policy makers in the needs of innovative SMEs, targeted innovation policy measures in the future </li></ul><ul><li>Integration with other Europe INNOVA initiatives </li></ul>The objectives of IMP 3 rove: Enhancing Innovation Management performance in Europe IMP 3 rove
  9. 9. The results of IMP 3 rove: Powerful tools for SMEs and intermediaries
  10. 10. IMP 3 rove will deliver tangible results Tangible Results Overview of existing best practice in Innovation Management approaches An online Self-Assessment Tool that allows SMEs to benchmark their Innovation Management against Best Practice European approach to Innovation Management consulting including a toolkit for innovation facilitators to enhance the SMEs’ Innovation Management capabilities Foundations for European Innovation Management certificate The results of IMP 3 rove: Powerful tools for SMEs and intermediaries
  11. 11. The scope of IMP 3 rove: SMEs in focus
  12. 12. IMP 3 rove pursues a holistic approach to Innovation Management <ul><li>A.T. Kearney's 'House of Innovation' </li></ul><ul><li>Impact of Innovation Management Tools and Innovation Management performance linked to business success </li></ul><ul><li>Database for comparisons to Innovation Management mechanisms in a wide spectrum of companies in terms of industry sectors and size of companies </li></ul><ul><li>Access to a media network across Europe from the Best Innovator contest, which will be leveraged to increase the awareness of improved Innovation Management services and techniques. </li></ul>The scope of IMP 3 rove: SMEs in focus Inno- vation strategy Innovation organization and culture Innovation life cycle management Product/process development Enabler, e.g. Human Resource Management, Knowledge Management, Project and Program Mangement, Controlling and IT Idea generation Launch/contin. improvement
  13. 13. SMEs from a wide range of industry sectors are included <ul><li>Companies in focus </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2-20 employees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>21-100 employees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>101-250 employees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>>250 employees </li></ul></ul><ul><li>including high-tech start-ups </li></ul><ul><li>Industry sectors covered </li></ul><ul><li>Chemicals and pharmaceuticals </li></ul><ul><li>Information and Communication Technologies </li></ul><ul><li>Mechanical engineering, plant constructions </li></ul><ul><li>Road, air, rail and sea transportation </li></ul><ul><li>Services </li></ul><ul><li>Financial and business services </li></ul><ul><li>Textile and textile products </li></ul><ul><li>Food products, beverages and tobacco </li></ul>The scope of IMP 3 rove: SMEs in focus
  14. 14. The approach of IMP 3 rove: Developing best practices
  15. 15. Within 48 months, the project will deliver new Innovation Management tools 01/06 12/06 11/07 12/09 Disseminate Innovation Management tools <ul><li>Comprehensive marketing and communication program to promote new tools </li></ul><ul><li>Ensure increased sustainability </li></ul>Test Innovation Management tools Strong involvement of inter-mediaries, e.g. innovation manage-ment consul-tancies, trade associa-tions, IRCs At least 1,500 interviews with SMEs in more than 10 countries and various industry sectors, facilitated by interme-diaries Develop Innovation Management tools Review and evaluation of existing consulting methodologies and online self-assessment tools (SAT) in Europe Improved innovation manage-ment consulting methodo-logies European Self-Assess-ment Tool (SAT) The approach of IMP 3 rove: Developing best practices
  16. 16. The benefits of IMP 3 rove: Integrating all stakeholders of Innovation Management enhancement
  17. 17. IMP 3 rove will provide significant benefits for a wide variety of stakeholders <ul><li>For Intermediaries </li></ul><ul><li>For SMEs </li></ul>The approach of IMP 3 rove: Integrating all stakeholders of Innovation Management enhancement <ul><li>Access to full set of Innovation Management consulting methodologies </li></ul><ul><li>Possibility to provide input on best practices </li></ul><ul><li>Positioning as &quot;leading intermediary&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>Growth opportunity in leveraging innovation network </li></ul><ul><li>Insight into Best Practice in Innovation Management </li></ul><ul><li>Benchmarking own Innovation Management performance with SAT </li></ul><ul><li>Own performance in Innovation Management </li></ul><ul><li>Actions required to fill the gap to Best Practice </li></ul>For Policy Makers For Financial Institutions <ul><li>First hand insight on key success factors for Innovation Management </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge of existing barriers to Innovation Management </li></ul><ul><li>Tangible means for evaluating SMEs'/high-tech start-ups' performance and risk </li></ul><ul><li>Benchmarks across countries and industry sectors </li></ul>Project's benefits
  18. 18. Contact details
  19. 19. Contacts <ul><li>Project core team: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A.T. Kearney Kai Engel, Eva Diedrichs Tel: +49 211 1377 2266 Fax: +49 175 13 2659 266 [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering (IAO) Kristina Wagner Tel.:  +49 (0)711 970-2215 Fax:  +49 (0)711 970-2299 [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>www.europe-innova.org </li></ul></ul>IMP 3 rove is a project of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry Contact details
  20. 20. A whole set of promotion material is available for intermediaries Information package Train-the- Trainer events Country Launches <ul><li>Aimed at SMEs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2008-2009 (open schedule) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Organized by intermediaries, supported by IMP 3 rove </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Short html email sent at key project milestones (2006-2009) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Languages: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Can be re-customized by intermediaries for SMEs </li></ul></ul>E-newsflash <ul><li>Consultancy methodology & questionnaires for use with SMEs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Languages: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Available 12/2006 (English), 4/2007 (German, French, Italian, Spanish) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>For intermediaries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>12/2006 (UK), 2007 (Germany, Italy, Spain, etc. tbc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training in Innovation Management Consultancy Approaches </li></ul></ul>Contact details <ul><ul><li>Encourage use of SAT & Innovation Management tools </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Showcasing 2-3 success stories </li></ul></ul>

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