OPEN INNOVATION

Open innovation - who can help?

Trust and fairness form the basis of open innovation processes. In this respect, it is very important to have trustworthy partners for specific project planning. For the first project, it is certainly an advantage to include external experts in the planning phase. They help with project planning, selecting methods and tools and contribute their experience.

The following expert organisations, platform providers and intermediaries support innovation processes and projects right from the start:

OI consultancy and intermediaries

Crowdsourcing platforms and providers

German-language platform services

 

English-language platform services

 

Crowdinvesting platforms

According to the WKO, the following Austrian platforms are currently active in the crowdinvesting sector (last updated 10.8.2019):

An up-to-date list is available at: https://www.wko.at/service/unternehmensfuehrung-finanzierung-foerderungen/Crowdfunding_fuer_oesterreichische_Unternehmen.html

     

      Maker spaces and labs

      Networks

      Innovation management training

      A number of universities, technical colleges and academies in Austria offer courses for innovation management (last updated 10/2019).

      Vienna

      Lower Austria

      Styria

      Upper Austria

      Salzburg

      Tirol

      Vorarlberg