The European Research & Development Department aims to disseminate the European spirit of cooperation and entrepreneurship as well as the exchange of good European practices in cooperation with European and international networks coming from different sectors of activity.
It provides consulting services and specialized research on available European programs and funding opportunities for businesses and organizations, whether from European or National funds.Research & Development refers to the research activities carried out by the Department in order to upscale existing products and services towards the development of new products and services oriented to the European and global markets. The Department, taking advantage of the European funding opportunities, is specialized in the designing of innovative and competitive projects and monitoring them thought out their lifecycle:
- Identification of the appropriate sources of funding (EU funding scouting)
- Identifying the appropriate call (calls scouting)
- Project proposal development (draft idea, draft proposal, partners scouting, consortium’s finalization, proposal writing)
- Proposal submission (hardcopy or electronically)
- Project implementation
- Project management, coordination, monitoring, evaluation, dissemination, technical assistance, financial management, technical reports.
The main pillars of the success of projects are:
- Excellence in funding proposals,
- The impact of the proposal on the organization
- The effectiveness of its implementation.
Key Benefits of the Service
Customer-centric businesses build a virtuous cycle we call the customer wheel. We help companies at every stage of growth, developing custom solutions and collaborating with all levels of your business.
- We help you understand customer behaviors
- We help break down barriers to innovation
- We help resolve the pricing paradox
- We help align brand strategy with key objectives
- We help companies nurture loyal customers who are more profitable
We help companies identify quick, targeted, customized solutions as well as strategic and operational improvements to boost underperforming sales organizations.
We help clients define the target customer or sweet spot — the area of distinct advantage over competitors—to inform business decisions and investment allocation.
We ensure marketing investments are generating highest returns and reinforcing the brand positioning; and build a loyal customer base through branding that cultivates a strong, trusted image.
We work with companies to develop a series of positive interactions with the customer to earn their advocacy and inform consistent delivery of experiences to drive top-line growth.