INOVA+ (www.inova.business) is the Portuguese leading company in the promotion and management of international projects of Innovation, Education and Training and Research and Technological Development. The company’s mission is to provide the knowledge, management capacity, partnerships and technical and financial support needed to ensure successful innovation projects to its customers.
Counting with more than 20 years of experience, INOVA+ employs a highly-qualified team of more than 85 consultants based in offices all over Europe: Matosinhos (headquarters), Lisbon, Brussels, Heidelberg and Warsaw. INOVA+ is also linked to a wide network of partners, which include Universities, Research Centers, Municipalities, clusters, Brokerage Institutions and European Bodies.
Our consultants and project managers are confident and deliver effective and sustainable solutions in the following areas of innovation: Education & Training; Management & Innovation; HR Management; Innovation Systems and Innovation Management; Entrepreneurship and Business Development; Internationalization; Science & Technology; Integration of ICT solutions; Active Ageing; Transports; Aeronautics; (e)Health; Public Procurement; Regional Development and Third Country Cooperation.
The International Cooperation Unit is composed by a highly-qualified team with large experience in coordinating and managing EU-funded projects and initiatives to deliver effective and sustainable solutions. The range of competences includes monitoring of opportunities, partner search, proposal writing, project management and coordination, research and needs analysis, policy analysis, development of training materials and contents, networking, evaluation, event planning and organization, communication and dissemination, exploitation and transference of results.
A valuable and highly experienced certified training unit (Mentortec), which provides the strategic support to INOVA+ in the field of education and training, assures the capacity to respond to specific challenges in these fields at national and EU level. Mentortec main competences include: needs assessment and skills mismatch; design and development of training solutions, including competences profiles, training courses, training materials; assessment and evaluation of training courses.
INOVA+ has participated in over 100 European projects a large range of programs, including the 7th Framework Programme, Horizon 2020, AAL, CIP, LLP and Erasmus+. INOVA+ has coordinated over 30 projects. INOVA+ has also an administrative/financial department of dedicated persons that supports the project management and financial reporting.