The Innovation Division is the Research, Development, Innovation and Technology Transfer arm of the company. It is where we either individually or via strategic partnering, create and develop intellectual property (knowledge, products and services) through the innovation trajectory from initial stages of conceptual design and basic research to the final stages of field testing and market entrance. By being both in research and the market, it is where we act as a channel to bring research to the market and the market to research.
An outsourced “Innovation Division” for entrepreneurs, SMEs or other organizations without the knowledge of how to attain funding, manage projects, treat IP appropriately and commercialize results.
With this service, we allow our clients to focus on technical development, connect them to the R2M network and accelerate their innovation trajectory.
We propose Design Thinking services, to help our clients better understand complex problems, empathise with their counterparts (customers, partners or employees) and define truly innovative and impactful solutions. We also conduct market studies, business modelling and customer segmentation services in the energy and building sectors.
Consultancy services to ensure that organizations are fully leveraging the incentive programs and tax incentives offered by their host country related to R&D expenditures or the hiring of researchers.
In Italy, we offer full submission support for the “Credito di Imposta” program.
Various consultancy services for organizations specifically seeking proposal support. Typically, people come to R2M for help bring their proposals from good to outstanding.
With this service, we put our knowledge of the various funding instruments, our network, and know-how associated with writing competitive proposals at the disposal of our clients.
We have developed a tool to support the project planning and resource reporting both in terms of financial management and also in terms of people/resource management. The tool covers the whole project life cycle from the grant agreement signature to project closure and final audit passing through all the reporting periods cost claims.
We are fortunate to partner with over 200 organizations across Europe in our ongoing research activities. Every project is an opportunity and through them, we have the ability to facilitate technology transfer across organizational types, operational sectors and geographical locations. Our core competence (Innovation Management) is applicable to any area of research and as a result, we participate in a wide array of topics which span sustainability, construction, ICT, robotics, additive manufacturing, industrial resource efficiency, water management and the circular economy. Through our projects, we’ve launched startups, sold IP and brought new products and services to the market. We believe every project is an opportunity to make a difference on society and this is the impact we strive to make.