The project intends to transform participating HEIs into universities of significantly increased entrepreneurial and innovation capacity and to enhance their impact on surrounding ecosystems.
IDEATION’s unique approach is based on Open Innovation, Sharing Economy and Social Product Development, as we are facing a major shift in the way how people work, innovate and study. IDEATION sees a path in HEIs transformation towards universities of increased entrspreneurial and innovation capacity through Open Science by implementing an Innovation Vision Plan (IVAP) focused on 6 actions:
- Knowledge Triangle Networks (Domain 2; Action: Establish new collaborations and enhance nature, content and types of collaborations with external partners)
- Pre Incubation Program (Domain 4; Action: Develop innovation and entrepreneurial training programs and mentoring schemes for staff and students)