IMEC – Interuniversitair Micro-Electronica Centrum
Imec is the world-leading R&D and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. As a trusted partner for companies, startups and academia we bring together brilliant minds from all over the world in a creative and stimulating environment. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of diverse partners across a multitude of industries, we are accelerating progress towards a connected, sustainable future. Imec is collaborating with ViLabs for the project SavingFood and they are preparing proposals for new projects.
The vision of the Research & Innovation group of Atos is mainly focused on applying the latest research outcomes to real world situations where Atos’ clients need solutions that go beyond what current products provide. The group focuses on projects development, combining economic exploitation of research results and the most up-to-date technological achievements with high awareness of human factors (education, usability, inclusion, cultural diversity, and multilingualism). ATOS has been collaborating with ViLabs for the project HAIVISIO and they are preparing proposals for new projects.
SPI is a consulting firm, created in 1997, with an excellent understanding of public and private sectors and of how clients can position themselves to foster innovation, be competitive and create prosperity. SPI is well positioned as a facilitator of innovation with an emphasis on Science and Technology and Territorial Development. Its dynamic perspective allows it to intervene at a global level and to continually increase its network of contacts, creating organisational value for its clients. With more than 65 full-time consultants representing a wide range of nationalities and backgrounds, the SPI Group maintains an entrepreneurial minded team, which ensures an effective and flexible response to every challenge. SPI is collaborating with ViLabs for the project Nano2All and they are preparing proposals for new projects.
VaasaETT is a Global Energy Think-Tank, one of the World’s top centres for expertise in Utility Customer Psychology, Customer Behaviour and Demand Response in energy markets.We are also a leading international expert in related issues including Utilities Marketing and Competition, Smart Energy, Smart Home, Smart Grid and Market Structures.In particular for instance we are the World’s leading authority on utility customer switching trends and dynamics; Europe’s best source of retail energy price data; and a founding member of the Smart Energy Demand Coalition (SEDC).VaasaETT comprises five inter-dependent business areas: 1) Data and Analysis, 2) Research and Consulting, 3) Events, 4) Associations, and 5) Networks and Partnerships. VaasaETT has been collaborating with ViLabs for the projects CASSANDRA and NATCONSUMERS, and currently they are preparing proposals for new projects.