OISPG (2011 - 2016)
Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group
Contact: Dr. Anna Sadowska

Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group (OISPG) unites industrial groups, academia and private users to support policies for Open Innovation at the European Commission. Thus we have examined stories on Open Innovation tailored towards industries, users and policymakers.

The OISPG objectives are:

  • The recognition of a new innovation paradigm, i.e., Open User-Centric Innovation, as well as to get it into European policies.
  • The recognition of "Services Science" as an autonomous and very challenging research area.
  • To get EAR (Experimentation and Application Research) methodology widely used in the European research; Through user-centric application development.
  • Creating environments for service innovation, and networking them across Europe.
  • To put the right elements together to foster the establishment and the development of a European based Service Industry, in particular:
    • Reference architecture for service
    • Linking international actors around projects for service innovation
    • Supporting Lead Market Initiatives in service sectors