inno TSD France
inno TSD is the French subsidiary of the inno Group. Established in 1986 on the internationally renowned science park, Sophia Antipolis in southern France; the company has three regional teams located in Strasbourg, Saint Brieuc in Brittany and Gardanne close to Aix en Provence. Many of these regional offices operate as business start up/incubator centre’s managed on behalf of the local city council. The company employs twenty five experienced professionals who provide high quality expertise to meet the needs of our diverse client base.
inno TSD’s business philosophy has been shaped through working with major public and private sector actors and related stakeholders throughout France and Europe, helping them solve challenging and complex problems and providing them with innovative and viable solutions especially in the field of innovation policy and research exploitation.
The company specializes in supporting clients develop and access European research and innovation funding. Inno TSD manages a number of pan-European research projects, networks and platforms on behalf of the European Commission, such as the European Cluster Alliance, the Health2Market initiative for DG Health helping researchers create value from their activities and an FP7 project supporting Smart City initiatives.
inno TSD has a strong client and partner network and works with a selected number of international organisations and agencies (European Commission, UNIDO, ETSI …), research centres and universities, large companies such as EDF and many technology based SMEs.
The core services provided by inno TSD cover the following six fields:
- Entrepreneurship, incubation and research commercialization support
- Implementing economic studies, innovation policies and strategies
- Conducting policy and programme evaluations
- Supporting businesses and developing cluster analysis
- Accessing and managing public funds
- Supporting complex science and technology projects
Thanks to a wide consultation (more than 20000 participants surveyed, 400 interviews, 100 case studies), its results provides knowledge for action,...
inno is coordinator of the FP7 integrated project (IP) BUTLER which develops context-aware and secure pervasive solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT). Through a consortium of 18 leading Industrial, corporate R&D and academic partners with extensive and complementary know-how, BUTLER integrates existing and develops new technologies to form a “bundle” of applications, platform features and services that will bring IoT to life.
For this purpose, BUTLER focuses on improving and creating enabling technologies to implement a vision of IoT applications spanning across...