REPORT DECEMBER 2021
ECOLABNET project developed service packages to help companies to find the needed expertise for their eco-innovation. The service packages contain RDI services related to specific expertise: goals, infrastructures, capabilities, roles in a project, and the way of utilising the service packages. Learn more from the report and the table of the services
offered by original partners.
PUBLICATION DECEMBER 2021
for RDI organisations
The report comprises internal development of RDI organisations in ECOLABNET to support manufacturing SMEs in eco-innovation. The report can be used in defining strategic objectives and development tasks in public and private RDIs.DOWNLOAD
PUPLICATION SEPTEMBER 2021
Guidelines for meeting places
Implementing eco-innovations needs collaboration.
This paper “Guideline for meeting places” gives insights to considerations needed for planning, executing, evaluating and follow up on meetings supporting collaborations between SMEs, IOs and RDIs in Ecolabnet
PUBLICATION JUNE 2021
between SMEs, RDI and Intermediary organisations
The external collaboration model describes, how the cooperation between Research, Development and Innovation Organisations (RDIs), intermediary organisations (IOs) and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) can collaborate in eco-innovation.MODELDEVELOPMENT
PUBLICATION DECEMBER 2020
for RDI services
The visual report comprises the service design process carried out 2019-2020 in ECOLABNET project. The coordinator of service design in the project was VAMK University of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA, which has studied and utilised service design in business since 2007.
This report includes service design process covering the creation of user personas, idea generation based on user personas, and the development of service journeys i.e. use processes of RDI services.
You can get access to the videos and presentations through the online platform by sending email to miia.lammi(at)muova.fi. The link to use process template: Use process template
PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2020
Overview of expertise’s required in a Padlet format will take you to an overview describing the expertise’s that is required to be part of the network. This can help you in getting an idea about the needed expertise’s and set-up you as a potential partner must have.
Describe the require expertise’s among the partner’s currently in the network and their particular field of expertise in relation to supporting SME company’s eco-innovation.
PUBLICATION AUGUST 2020
Roles of intermediares to support eco-innovation
Internal report about intermediary organisations and their needs in relation to support SME’s in eco-innovation developmentREAD THE REPORT
PRESENTATION APRIL 2020
User profiles of
eco-innovators and their supporters through service design
Manufacturing small and medium-sized companies are presented as 6 user personas and intermediary organisations as their supporters as 3 user personas. User personas are used for guiding and inspiring service design. You can use the personas in developing research, development and innovation services related to ecological innovation.
PUBLICATION JUNE 2020
Survey of the
needs of manufacturing companies
This report shows, that green first mover-
enterprises in Sweden, Finland and
Denmark as well as in Poland, Lithuania
and Estonia experience challenging uncertainty
regarding primarily new materials,
economy, legislation and branding.
RESEARCH REPORT JUNE 2020
collaboration modelsof RDIs, SMEs and IOs
Meaningful collaboration between different kind of actors can be difficult. The report sums up the research on the collaboration models between research, development and innovation actors (RDIs), small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and intermediary organisations (IOs) in order to create the external collaboration model for ECOLABNET.