Innovation Management

  • Towards a European version of the Smart City concept

    Jonas Norrman is partner at IMCG and works with many smart cities throughout Europe. Here he shares insights on the development of concepts for smart cities in general and the development of European Smart Cities in particular.

  • Focus on the ecosystem that surrounds the innovation

    IMCG is engaged in EU projects where the overall aim is to secure that the technology providers reach market impact. In order to achieve real impact and market success we need to focus on the ecosystem that surrounds a technology. This is what we call the process of innovation management.

  • Smart process industries recycle and reuse water

    Water scarcity is not a trend, it’s a fact. And it highly affects the process industry. The Horizon 2020 project Inspirewater is working to enable the process industry to implement sustainable wastewater treatment solutions. See film clip about smart process industries focusing on reuse and recycling water.

  • Boosting possibilities for market impact

    A market analysis is one important step to get to know your market. No matter how great the technology you are providing is, you won’t make it to the market, if you haven’t studied it. What are the buying habits of your potential customers? Who are your competitors? What are the trends?

  • Benefits generated by a smart city project

    There are many benefits of being in a smart city project. But the really good thing is that you can benefit from the sustainable solutions being demonstrated in a project, even though you’re not a project member. Here’s how!

  • Let us introduce you to 100 smart cities

    IMCG knows over 100 smart cities and got connections both at a city level and works with key organisations and companies within the cities. We match your products and services with the smart cities’ needs. Let us introduce you to a world of smart cities!

  • Smart cities replicate – do you?

    Want to join the smart cities in Europe? Do as the Chilean delegation that visited Gothenburg recently for a demonstration of some of the sustainable solutions that are part of the IRIS project. A wide network of smart cities is available for you.

  • IRIS – innovation for sustainable growth

    The EU-project IRIS Smart Cities aims to develop and replicate smart solutions for cities to become increasingly energy efficient, sustainable and attractive for their inhabitants. This week an international project meeting was held in Gothenburg.

  • Car companies as smart city enablers

    To regard car manufacturers as being responsible for space scarcity and pollution is obsolete. IMCG works with an automotive industry adapting to an era of increasing urbanization, regulation and cities that are becoming smart.