Open Innovation Tool: NIR-VANA PRESENTATION! NIR-VANA offer online services that will help small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) to innovate together with external partners, often referred to as open or collaborative innovation. Innovation advisors will provide services during the entire innovation process through an online platform where SMEs can collaborate, co-create and co-participate in innovation projects with other SMEs, […]
EMPOWERING OPEN INNOVATION NIR-VANA WEBINARS The NIR-VANA team is organizing webinars to shed light on any doubts you might have about Nirvana. ABOUT THE WEBINAR The aim is to explain the value proposition and new functionalities. NEW NIR-VANA VERSION! We’ll tell you the new features of the new NIR-VANA version launched on February. What do you think […]
It’s time to discover all benefits you can get with Nir-vana PLAY NOW! Nir-vana acts as the door to the external innovation ecosystem and can make connections between major players in the innovation ecosystem; bring an understanding of both industry-specific and cross-industry trends into the discussion; and follow a methodology to guide an enterprise […]
About OPENiSME Starting from a platform already successfully used by Large Companies, OPENiSME goal is to evolve it to satisfy the (very different) SMEs’ needs, benefitting also from a “platform of platform” approach. The ability to search for expert through analysis of scientific literature allows to get in contact with virtually every researcher in […]
EEN training Welcome to a full day of training of four much appreciated web-tools that facilitate the day-to-day work for EEN staff. The objective is to let you get familiar with how the tools work and how you can use them in a way that suits you and your consortium in the best way possible. […]
We have changed our platform, now Change Your Innovation Process!
As we look forward to 2018, we have changed interface of the NIR-VANA Platform that enables people all around the world to realize their innovation goals with collaborating in a secured and trusted working environment.
It’s now easier for SMEs, EENs and other innovation advisors to find a right partner supporting you in the process with the brand new corporate platform.
NIR-VANA is the new innovation platform unifying search,network and collaborate. You can be connected with a big innovation network consisting of SMEs and innovation advisors from all over the world. SMEs have the opportunity to find an innovation advisor for their innovation journey, helping them to find funding and right partners. The platform is growing with the amount of members and innovations and so we all together are creating this world where innovative ideas become true.
NIR-VANA is not only the right platform to find the right partners but also your team for bringing your innovation alive. The main function on NIR-VANA to go the next step ahead. Your innovation is only that good how good you set up the implementation process and bring your innovation into reality. NIR-VANA has therefore the right working environment, where you can set up your team how to work together and define the project management.
You can search for what you need by yourself – funding, partners and knowledge. And once you found it, you can use NIR-VANA as your working tool for collaboration.
Start first with creating your profile and get familiar with the platform itself!
To innovation advisors: Read more about New platform, new year! …
The 4th Annual World Open Innovation Conference returns to California! This year, the event will be held in the epicenter of Silicon Valley – San Francisco. After three successful events, the World Open Innovation Conference has established itself as one of the most well attended Open Innovation conferences in the world. Industry leaders and academic scholars […]
The first pilot phase has been a success: with 127 users on the nir-vana platform and more than 80 users testing the training platform, the consortium has been able to gather very valuable feedback to feed pilot phase 2. From the analysis through the different feedback methods, there were a series of very […]
After a lot of work improving the project, we are happy to announce NIR-VANA: the 1st open innovation platform for European business
What will I learn with this lecture by Wim Vanhaverbeke? Let’s have an overview here: Unlearn the traditional OI-Framework for large companies Embed OI in an SME’s strategy / business model Understand the role of the entrepreneur OI : in search of external key resources or competencies Managing your innovation network Understand OI-management […]