The project focusses on practices in four sub-themes:
  • Spatial Cross-Collaboration – services offered to companies in co-working spaces, incubators, fab-labs, science parks and to local clusters,
  • Culture-based Innovation – schemes that unleash innovation in business and the public sector by introducing artistic and creative practices,
  • Brokerage – services that build bridges between sectors by connecting cross-innovation enablers with beneficiaries,
  • Smart Incentives – innovative types of finance that enable cross-innovation.

Higher Education Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (HE-STEM) topics are traditionally poorly understood, particularly by pre-University undergraduate candidates (teens, aged between 14-18 years).  The purpose of the HE-STEM multi-touch table…

Discover My Shropshire is a social gaming experience in the landscape, using reward systems and QR codes in rural location to link to video/audio/images to enhance the visitor experience. Role…

The CulturApp is a location aware mobile app to deliver cultural content about Charles Dickens to lead the user on a trail around sites in London mentioned in the literary…

Smart Gate is a serious game that creates an understanding and insight of the chain operation of the cargo trade,  shows the consequences of transporting ‘green’ and ‘red’ freight and…

EU1 TV is a Film and TV online platform with a difference: driven by the Talent community where Makers (directors, producers, actors, scriptwriters) exhibit or broadcast their work directly via…

This innovation is applying the knowledge and insight of the lighting industry into the educational sector. Role of partners? Different departments within Philips (development, marketing, production, sales) were participating, the…

This innovation is the outcome of a cooperation between an advertisement agency and a bakery. A few ‘hippies’ were handing out cookies at the beach of San Francisco, not to…

The product ‘DesignKAAS’ combines the qualities of traditional Dutch cheese with ‘Dutch Design’. It satisfies the upcoming need of not only using a product with the right ‘feel’ (or ‘taste’…

Polpharma is a cooperation of a pharmaceutical company with designers. In 2011 the company was regarded as the most innovative Polish company by the Institute of Economic Studies of the Polish…