Markets, capitals and technical expertise are spread throughout different locations.
In order to fully include said resources, today’s businesses must engage with the entire cast within the ecosystem. Our mission is to facilitate this process.
Called “Network-Focused Approch”, since 2000, we have created a creative model to build a “Global Innovation Ecosystem” for entrepreneurs.
LINK INNOVATION’s Global lnnovation Ecosystem
LINK’S INNOVATION’s Global Innovation Ecosystem steadily intertwines and connects the following:
The “Network-Focused Approach” allows all those involved to look at the business with a different mind-set.
Whether a large business, a research lab, a SME, a Start-up, a professional, a public Authority, a young person looking for employment, interacting with Link Innovation can only provide a new and refreshing experience.
LINK INNOVATION – BUSINESS NETWORK was established to foster member’s economic and technological development (entrepreneurs, professionals, businesses, public entities) and increase their edge on the relevant markets.
Link Innovation Network members can considerably strengthen their competitive edge through an innovative technical offer and a coordinated effort to penetrate the relevant markets.
The “Innovation Ecosystem” network promotes the birth and development of new innovative business models sure to give an edge to all its participants.
Production, research and development, internationalization, training and marketing, are all strategic activities that, if well coordinated, will favour synergistic targets, feat that a single entity could not attain on its own.
Link Innovation staff by coordinating partners’ activities, favours the exchange of know-how (work methods, technologies, marketing and sales plans, etc….) and resources (facilities, technicians, finance, etc…..), applying state of the art techniques such as “collaborative working”, “open innovation”, “networking”.
Network partners work together in ways and settings relevant to their business venture, exchanging commercial, financial and technological information and services.
This mechanism simply develops new opportunities and new business models, attains new high-value-added services, implements technological-organizational solutions, penetrates new markets and advocates one’s offer.
In short, Link Innovation’s Partners expedite innovation and its benefits.
LINK INNOVATION is a business network created in 2000, officially established pursuant to the decree no. 78/2010 of article 42, modified by law no. 122 of July 30, 2010.
Link Innovation makes innovation simple and rewarding.
LINK INNOVATION is a dynamic “open framework” network, as it encompasses the progressive involvement of new partners and associates and a recurrent reshaping of strategies and operating systems.
Nevertheless LINK INNOVATION possesses a structured organization, governed by the most advanced managerial techniques as well as development and operative strategies, structured and regularly updated by governing authorities.
The organizational structure is as follows:
The Network Manager, together with the operating committee and a variable number of representative of the seven network business lines, oversees the LINK INNOVATION network. Hereunder the seven network business lines:
1) NETWORK OPERATING ACTIVITIES (funzioni comuni e di coordinamento)
2) HUB AREA
3) BUSINESS AREA
1) NETWORK OPERATING ACTIVITIES (common and coordination)
These are activities essential to the proper network operation performed in a collaborative effort by the network participants, coordinated by the network manager.
LINK S.r.l. is the network “implementing body” Within it each task force, comprised of operators provided by network partners and associates, formally handles these activities.
2) LINK INNOVATION HUB AREA
This area manages communication and relations between partner and associates, or between them and external entities.
3) BUSINESS AREA
LINK INNOVATION BUSINESS NETWORK business area provides support to the network business development between network partners and associates or with various external operators. There are five specialized business areas, each delimited by the know-how predominantly applied (such as: research labs, support with IP management, support with subsidized financing, etc.).
Each Specialized Business Area is a business partner, specialist of a know-how, who organizes the pertinent activities and incorporates all partners and associates who share the same know-how.
Un Innovation Lab, un incubatore e acceleratore d’impresa, una social community dedicata all’innovazione e al business. Link Innovation Business Network è un ecosistema unico in Italia, di idee, risorse e opportunità di collaborazione.
Link Innovation Business Network offre ai partner e agli associati la possibilità di beneficiare degli effetti di essere parte integrante di un vero e proprio Hub dell’Innovazione, creando continue occasioni di confronto, crescita e sviluppo.
Tutto ciò è possibile grazie al fatto che i partner e gli associati di Link Innovation possono sfruttare una rete in continua crescita di contatti, relazioni, servizi, know-how ed esperienza che:
It is an Innovation Lab, a business incubator and accelerator, a social community committed to innovation and business. Link Innovation Business Network is an ecosystem, the only one in Italy, full of ideas, resources and partnership opportunities.
Link Innovation Business Network offers the great advantage of being a basic component of an actual Innovation Hub, with constant opportunity to engage, grow and evolve.
All this is achievable as Link Innovation partners and associates can avail themselves of an ever-growing network, relationships, services offered, know-how and expertise, which:
Innovare non è possibile se si resta isolati. E’ necessario interagire, collaborare, scambiare conoscenze, agire collettivamente. Entrare nel Link Innovation Hub consente di far parte di una delle più grandi community italiane dedicate all’innovazione.
Link Innovation Hub offre ai partecipanti spazi di lavoro e di confronto fisici e virtuali, una social community in costante crescita, piattaforme globali di collaborazione, risorse e opportunità di crescita.
Networking is based on a give and take relationship, be it time, expertise, information; anyone can create and develop a multi-level network, subsequently expanding and strengthen it. Creating a network means the ability to establish a contact while having a clear professional target, generating dialogue, which in turn promotes more contacts nurturing further ties.
The advantageous and essential side of this method lies in the opportunity to perceive not the individual but the group as the primary planning entity. Link Innovation Business Network mechanism’ scope of innovation does not merely lie on the informative technology, which is supportive of collaborative activities, but more so on restructuring the entire organizational and sale oriented work flow, from a methodological, operational and technological stand point.
The Open Innovation business model acknowledges that many solid ideas originate from the outside; businesses can benefit from them and strengthen their skills by:
This structure is conducive to new innovation-focused business models. Sharing strategic activities such as production, research and development, internationalization, training and marketing can, if properly executed, obtain synergic objective unreachable by a single entity.
NovaFund S.p.a., expert in Innovative Corporate Financing, addresses the need to obtain funds and resources necessary for businesses growth, through innovative financial means, looking outside the typical banking world.
The Italian specialist of the Innovation Management uses the proprietary methodology called “Research Qualification” to accelerate business innovation. The company also specializes in technology transfer, for which it is credited by the “Questio” Board of the Lombardy region and able to obtain and handle research and innovation grants.
IBN, Innovation Broker Network, a professionals’ network specialized in innovation brokering.
Eidon Lab S.c.a.r.l., research organization funded in 1979, specialized in outsourcing research, development, innovation and technological transfer agreements. Eidon Lab is the COIN (Collaborative Open Innovation Network.) network coordinator.
Eidon-Kaires S.r.l. is an industrial business and a research laboratory accredited by MIUR (Ministry of Industry, University and Research). Mainly active in industrial automation (Vision Systems), in new web business research and in the development of “Open Innovation” systems.
Eidon Hub è il Digital Innovation Hub che supporta la crescita industriale delle imprese e la qualificazione e riqualificazione dei lavoratori, in un’ottica di digitalizzazione dei processi di produzione.
Technetic Italia Srl specializes in the development of intangible assets, by integrating technological, financial, fiscal and legal skills.
Sync Security guarantees the computer security of the entire organization of the client company using a systemic and continuous approach and synchronizing the necessary operations in the legal, compliance, IT, organizational, infrastructural and technological fields.
Agorà delivers to his customers advanced sales and marketing systems for any form of business, based on technologies available on the Internet: from Search Engines to Web 2.0, Web Marketing 360 ° as well as advanced CRM to better manage business activities and customer relations.
I valori e i principi che guidano i partner di Link Innovation Business Network sono regolamentati da un Codice etico.
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