Info session on Horizon Results Booster – steering research towards a strong societal impact

Info session on Horizon Results Booster – steering research towards a strong societal impact

25May2022

 

The Horizon Results Booster (HRB) is a new package of three specialised services delivered to all ongoing and closed FP7 and H2020 projects at no cost and fully supported by the European Commission.
Projects funded by other Programmes than the FP7 and H2020 are eligible too if they join a Project Group led by a project funded under the FP7 and H2020 programme. Browse the success stories to discover how we can boost your research project's dissemination strategy.

25 May 2022 - The event focused on steering research towards a strong societal impact. Hear from our experts so you can get a complete vision of how HRB works.

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Agenda

10.00

Horizon Results Booster: The Rules of the Game
• Cathy Cieslik (European Commission, Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, Common Knowledge and Data Management Service)
Alessia Melasecche Germini (META Group)

10.15 

Portfolio Dissemination & Exploitation Strategy:
• Module A, Identifying and creating the portfolio of R&I project results
• Module B, Helping projects from the portfolio to design and execute a portfolio dissemination plan
Marcello Bardellini (ICONS)

10.35

 

Module A & B in practice
• Anca Nicolau, SafeConsume project (lead beneficiary PG "DISH”)

 

10.45

Portfolio Dissemination & Exploitation Strategy:
• Module C, Assisting projects to improve their existing exploitation strategy
and Business Plan Development Services

Antonello Fiorucci (META Group)

11.10

Module C & BPD in practice
• Amelie Detterbeck, BRESOV project and Antti Kantero, MEDINA project

11.30

GoToMarket:
• Support type 1: Pitching;
• Support type 2: Support and guidance for IPR;
• Support type 3: Training in Innovation Management;
• Support type 4: Business services;
• Support type 5: Examining options for exploitation;
• Support type 6: Access to non-EU funding.

Alessia Melasecche Germini (META Group)
Chiara Zocchi (Ciaotech/PNO Consulting)

12.00

Service 3 in practice
• Patrizia Zitelli, NANORESTART project

12.10

Q&As
• Closing remarks

12:30

End of the meeting

 


Dissemination, exploitation support

Dissemination & Exploitation Services: What's in it for you?

The three HRB services provide capacity building to:

  • Service 1 - Portfolio Dissemination and Exploitation Strategy (PDES): Increase the dissemination potential of your project's research results through the creation of a cluster of similar projects.
  • Service 2 - Business Plan Development (BPD): Increase your project's research results exploitation potential.
  • Service 3 - Go-To-Market Support (G2M): Support your project's Go-To-Market strategy.

Browse these success stories to discover how we can boost your research project's dissemination strategy: HRB success stories

 

ServicesActivitiesEligibility
Service 1 – Portfolio Dissemination and Exploitation Strategy (PDES)

Module A: Identification and creation of the portfolio of R&I project results

Delivered by:

Trust-IT - Communication and dissemination agency

  • Identification of similar projects to form a project group.
  • Identification of portfolio results.
  • Mapping of relevant Stakeholders.
Single projects & project groups.

Module B: Portfolio Dissemination Plan (design and execution)

Delivered by:

Trust-IT - Communication and dissemination agency

  • Design of a joint dissemination plan.
  • Creation of graphic material for joint activities.
  • Capacity building to improve your communication and dissemination skills.
  • Support on copywriting, social media activities, etc.
Project groups.
Module C: Assisting projects to improve their existing exploitation strategy   
  • Review of key exploitable results.
  • Review of the exploitation plan and identification of the exploitation path.
  • Stakeholders identification in the value chain.
  • Support for exploitation risk analysis.
Single projects.
Service 2 – Business Plan Development (BPD)Assist beneficiaries to bring their results closer to the market by developing an effective business plan.Single projects.
Service 3 – Go-To-Market Support (G2M)Support to Pitching, IPR guidance, Innovation management, Business services, exploitation options, access to non-EU funding.Single projects & project groups with high Technology Readiness Levels (>6) and mature projects.

 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

Our role

 

 

Trust-IT Services provides the Service 1 –  Portfolio Dissemination and Exploitation Strategy (PDES) - Module A and Module B.

After your application for a module in which we are involved is approved, you will work with our dissemination and exploitation experts on the specific activities of the module you have applied for. The table below provides a detailed description of these activities.

 

ServicesActivitiesActivity descriptionDuration
Service 1 – Module AForming the Project GroupThe project group is formed based on the research field of its participants. The project group participants register on the workspace and complete a pre-assessment questionnaire.35 Days.
R&I results project portfolio deliveryIdentification of the project group objectives and of a set of results where joint dissemination is beneficial.
Stakeholder/Targeted Audience MappingMapping of stakeholders and dissemination channels to increase the dissemination network of the project group.
Preparation of the final reportPreparation of the final report based on the output of the previous steps. valuation feedback from the Project Group gathered.
ServicesActivitiesActivity descriptionDuration
Service 1 – Module BDesign of the Project Group Portfolio Dissemination PlanThe Project Group is provided with the first draft of its practical Portfolio Dissemination Plan of joint dissemination objectives.120 days.
Creation of the Project Group dissemination materialsIndustrialised approach to the development of a Project Group visual identity, such as Project Group logo, video animation and factsheet.
ConvergenceThe Portfolio Dissemination Plan, visual identity dissemination materials and the topics of the capacity building course are reviewed and approved by the Project Group.
Capacity building and execution of the Portfolio Dissemination Plan (PDP)
  • Online capacity building course suited to help the Project Group realise the Portfolio Dissemination Plan and fix their shortages in communication and dissemination is delivered and completed by the Project Group participants.
  • The Project Group selects one or two of the available standard "Dissemination Expert Packages" to receive support on the execution of the Portfolio Dissemination Plan.

 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

Learn more about the Horizon Results Booster

Learn about the Common Dissemination Booster (CDB)


The Horizon Results Booster (HRB) aims to provide a tangible contribution to the dissemination of results and recommendations of research projects related to the European Commission Priority areas.
Trust-IT is one of the founding Partners of HRB and proudly delivers the Portfolio Dissemination services (Service 1, Module A and Module B).  

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Publication date: 25May2022

Article by

Filomena Minichiello

Digital Marketing & Communication Specialist