Strengthening Innovation Capacities

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Workgroup 1

Strengthening

Innovation
Capacities



Kick off Seminar Programme MED


Roberto Santoro

ESoCE Net President


rsantoro@esoce.net

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007 Parc Chanot, Marseille

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

European Society of

Concurrent Enterprising
-

Network



Professional Association
, with a legal personality recognised by
the Italian Government (filed in the “
Registro Ufficiale delle
Organizzazioni non
-
profit
”)


Research and Innovation
-


International
constituency. More than
500 members
, mostly
throughout Europe


Mission: to share and develop the Body of Knowledge of the
emerging discipline of “Collaborative Enterprising” as well as to act
as
catalyst for its industrial adoption especially within Regional
Innovation Systems


Key player of the European Research

in the Collaborative
Enterprising domain (Concurrent Engineering, Virtual/Extended
Enterprising, Company Networks, Professional Communities

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Contribution to Workshop

1.
Deepening of the thematic issue/ elaborate the topic/Experiences

1.
ECOLEAD holistic approach

2.
VEN for regional innovation (Yorkshire and Lazio)


2.
Identifying Key Challenges

1.
Addressing SMEs dimension for Innovation

2.
Which Services for SMEs

3.
Knowledge mobility


3.
Suggestions of project ideas for future cooperation

1.
Accreditation system for VEN services

2.
Inter
-
cluster collaboration framework

3.
Interregional pilots



MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Emerging Entities

Virtual Enterprise Networks

Professional Communities

Living Lab
s

::Virtual Worlds..

Networks
PVCs
Companies
Individuals
Network
manager
Analyst
Moderator
Problem
solver
PVC manager
Virtual
Enterprises
BUSINESS ECOSYSTEM
CO
-
EVOLUTIVE
Employee
Emerging business entities

and success factors

Key strategic elements for socio
-
economic
development


Human potential and creativity deployment


Extensive use of collaborative working


Innovation mechanism based on new human
interaction patterns freed from organisational
constraint


Fully deploy the potential of ICT


Leverage Networking for achieving Critical Mass

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

ECOLEAD

project FP6
-
2004
-
IST
-
1 2004
-
2008


European Collaborative networked

Organizations LEADership initiative

http://www.ecolead.org




In ten years, in response to fast changing market conditions, most
enterprises and specially the SMEs will be part of some sustainable
collaborative networks that will act as breeding environments for the
formation of dynamic virtual organizations” ECOLEAD DOW



By 2010 most knowledge workers and citizens will invest a
significant part of their time within communities of co
-
creators,
helping them to realize their Knowledge, Business and Social
expectations
” ESoCE Net

ECOLEAD aims at creating

the necessary strong
foundations


and
mechanisms

for establishing

an advanced collaborative

and network
-
based industry

society in Europe.

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

6

Swiss VBE : Swiss
Microtech


Virtual Organization

Built for an order

Customer

Connection Customer
-

VO

One interlocutor

The DecoCHina strategic network

Chinese Industrial

“Hub and Spoke”

network

DecoCHina cluster

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

The KBS Professional Virtual Community

PVC

University

Research Centre

Retiree

Individual

Professional

Consultant

VT

Professional

Service

CUSTOMER

Large

Company

Association

of “individuals” (knowledge workers)

identified by a specific
knowledge

scope

with an explicit
business

orientation


SME

The PVC members’ interaction is optimized

by the synergic use of ICT
-
mediated

and face
-
to
-
face mechanisms.


Need for

Knowledege

Service

Kid

Business

Social

Knowledge

The KBS chromo
-
framework


© A. Bifulco R.Santoro

CoP

KBS

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET


To minimise the overall network costs through the
sharing of knowledge resources


To enable and control “innovation cycles” within the
network, while minimising networks’ companies
investments


To infer “cooperation readiness” in the network


To improve interactions with universities and research
centres


To manage flexible knowledge resources (free lance,
consultants) in a controlled manner


To retain network knowledge through the inclusion of
retired personnel from the companies


To motivate knowledge workers, so maximising
individuals’ productivity and creativity


To realise network knowledge workers’ lifelong learning
in a cost effective manner


PVC

Community


Product/ Service

Customer

University

Research Centre

Retired

Free lance

Consultant

VO

VBE

Entangled PVC Benefits


MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

VEN Program Yorkshire (U.K.)


VEN’s current Business

Ecosystems include

Healthcare

Chemicals


REACH
ready, Personal Care

Sports

Digital


Creative, e
-
learning, electronics &
ICT

Engineering

Construction

Environmental
Technologies


MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Retail Market

Large multinational
consortiums

DTA

Science Parks

Sector
entities

Universities

Research
centres

Instruments
of financial
support

European
research
networks

European
Commission
projects

Finance
companies

SMEs

DTA
:
Aerospace Cluster


Lazio Region

Clients

DTA

Cluster

Other
Stake
-
holders

The innovation network in the Aerospace Technology Cluster

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Living Labs in European innovation vision Helsinki
Manifesto


20/11/2006


“The European Network of Living Labs establishes a

European platform for collaborative and co
-
creative innovation,
where the users are involved in

and contribute to the innovation process.


This approach should ensure that

common methodologies and tools are developed across Europe,

that support, stimulate and accelerate the innovation process.



The European Network of Living Labs has

a strong regional growth and development impact

by facilitating and fostering regional innovation as

interlinked with a European innovation system with a global reach.“


MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

What is a Living Lab

Living

Labs

are

«

functional

regions

»

where

stakeholders

have

formed

a

Public

Private

Partnership

(PPP)


of

firms,

public

agencies,


universities,

institutes

and


people,all

collaborating


for

creating,

prototyping,


validating

and

testing


new

services,

products


and

systems

in

real
-
life

contexts
.


Such

contexts

are

territorial

as

well

as

industrial

settings
.


MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL)

1st wave nov 2006
-
19 LLABS

2
°

wave oct 2007
-
32 LLABS

3
°

wave spring 2008

…..

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Key Challenges

1.
Critical Mass

1.
In which area is best to focus the innovation potential? Product/Service?
Operations? Business Model?

2.
SMEs do not want to merge but are they ready to collaborate?

2.
Which Services for SMEs

1.
Which services are most urgently needed for SMEs? Are there
differences between different industries? ICT for Ideation, Conception,
Connection, Collaboration, Product
-
Service development, Market
Intelligence, Demand Creation, Legal support for IPR, Branding…

2.
How can innovation systems stimulate faster services development? by
providing for experimental environment (beta culture)?

3.
How to Mobilize Knowledge and Knowledge workers

1.
Which Mechanisms should be put in place to establish an open innovation
environment? User
-

Professional Communities?

2.
What kind of IPR approaches should support

Open Innovation

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

SME

Cluster

Open
Source
SW


Stakeholders

Multisector

PPP

SME

Cluster

Open Source SW


ICT

Interop

Collab

VBE Support

Open Source SW


VBE Support

Open Source SW


Legal / Governance

Collaborative
Processes

Business Models

SME

Cluster

Open
Source
SW


Roadmap

Priorities Identification

Pilots

Experimental Practices

Demand Creation

Community of individuals

Regional Cluster Innovation Business EcoSystems

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Regio Connect: Cluster Innovation Business EcoSystems

Services

Regio

Connect

Sector 1

Others

REGIO

Connect

Provided by the

Region up to

Self
-
sustainability

MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Network of REGIO Connect: Benefits

Network of Regio
Connect

Individual
Regio Connect

ICT Infrastructure and Best
Practices

Policy Linking

Regio Connect accreditation
system

Members qualification
and training

Benchmarking

Facilitating Large Scale
Collaborative pilots

Branding

Network Services and Benefits

Critical Mass

Competence mix

Increased Creativity

Market access



SMEs Improved services

Regional demand creation

Joint Projects


MED Program Launch Marseille 22 Nov 2007

Roberto Santoro ESoCE NET

Building the foundations of a

European Network of Regional Cluster Innovation Sytems

Creating an Open Systemic
Innovation Environment for
Europe

Legal Framework

Business Model

Conceptual Framework

ICT Infrastructure

Family of Stakeholders
Communities

SMEs protagonist

Individuals empowerment

Citizens involvement

Legal

Biz M

ICT

Regio

Connect

Regio

Connect

Regio

Connect

Regio

Connect

Regio

Connect