Policy development provides both opportunities and challenges for the scientific community. The need for policy understanding and advance intelligence on policy developments has never been greater. This is true not only for those who wish to understand policy but also those who wish to contribute to the formation of effective innovation policy that promotes competitiveness and growth.
ISC analyzes science, research and innovation related policies for both private and public sectors at the EU and member state level. ISC has wide ranging knowledge of EU R&D and science legislation, programs and projects. We put our skills to use to act as a monitor, an auditor and an anticipator of policy.
Dissemination of information to key actors is crucial to success in R&D policy campaigns. ISC designs and implements science dissemination campaigns targeted at science journalists and main decision-makers to support your R&D strategy. We develop successful communication strategies to increase awareness about excellence in R&D and intellectual property rights for organizations.
ISC performs the following dissemination activities:
For an organization that wants to position itself as a source of Europe-wide innovation, an effective R&D and Innovation strategy is essential. Lack of awareness of organizational capabilities, published outputs etc. fundamentally undermines the potential impact of organizational efforts. ISC can develop your R&D and innovation profile for an international global context and implement a strategic plan for science and R&D cooperation with the EU, the European Union Member States and internationally.
ISC specializes in the following R&D and innovation strategies:
Science diplomacy is a key aspect of effective public affairs strategies. ISC develops effective campaigns covering major legislation at national, European, US and international level. Science and technology policy, R&D and Intellectual Property require a high level of specialization and knowledge. ISC provides unique skill sets to support advocacy with legislators and policy makers.
ISC is positioned to exploit extensive networks in a variety of sectors and institutions to: