About

Innovation & Development Consulting, Brussels, Belgium

ID Consulting is more than company: it’s a fascinating history started in 1997 from the ideas of its founding members who had a strong passion for research, innovation and sustainable development. Lying at the very heart of the European Union, ID Consulting had the opportunity not only to witness history but also to create it together with its partners, customers, researchers and officials who embraced its innovative method. Because of its solid ethical values and its ability to translate innovative ideas into concrete and successful projects, over the years ID Consulting was able to gain the trust of those who want to take part in a knowledge-sharing community and contribute to the shaping of a better future for everyone


OUR ADDED VALUE

Our name stands for Innovation & Development, which is at the same time our core expertise and our promise: we focus on advising clients and partners – SMEs and startups, but also public agencies and some big industry players – when it comes to agenda setting, market uptake, networking and fundraising in Brussels as well a across the EU member states, with a specific expertise on EU Affairs.

Brussels in an extraordinary agora that brings together a variety of different actors with diverse goals. Seizing opportunities, seeing them through, heading towards new and challenging objectives, designing the optimal strategy, adopting the right plan… This is what we do best.

Since the very beginning, we opted for a “boutique approach” in order to provide high-quality solutions and to ensure optimal customer satisfaction. This is made possible thanks to a trusted network of key contacts both in the public and in the private sector.


Our added value

I&D Consulting was founded more than 20 years ago, and has since them found its niches in the capital of Europe. Our name stands for Innovation & Development, and this is at the same time our core expertise and our promise: we focus on advising clients and partners – SMEs and startups, but also public agencies and some big industry players – when it comes to agenda setting, market uptake, networking and fundraising in Brussels as well a across the EU member states, with a specific expertise on EU Affairs.

Since the very beginning, we opted for a “boutique approach” in order to provide high-quality solutions and to ensure optimal customer satisfaction. This choice is made possible thanks to a trusted network of key contacts in the EU institutions and in the private sector.

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Info

In the early stages, we gather information about the customer’s needs and objectives

Profiling

Pre-emptive analysis of strengths, needs and objectives

Policy Analysis

Analysis of the EU policies in order to better align the customer’s and the EU approach on specific issues

Action Plan

Design and implementation of an action plan aimed at reaching the desired objectives

Positioning Strategy

Adoption of a comprehensive strategy aimed at improving the positioning at the EU level

Lobbying/Advocacy

Liaison-building with EU officials in order to facilitate constant dialogue on specific issues

EU Institutions

EU institutions and decision-making process

EU policies

Analysis of the EU policy framework, strategies, instruments and missions.

Financial Scheme

Analysis of the EU multiannual financial framework (2014-20) and annual budget

EU programmes

Calls for tender and calls for proposal, EU funding opportunities

Lobbying/Advocacy

Strategies to build liaisons with EU officials in order to facilitate constant dialogue on specific issues

Project goals
and Logframe

Use of the Logical Framework to plan, monitor and evaluate projects.

Concept note
& Consortium Building

Brief overview of the project structure with suggested partners/and contribution needed

Financial Rules
and Legal Aspects

Analysis of the call fiche and annexes

Proposal Writing
& financial tables

Preparation of the proposal contents, Pert and Gantt charts, work packages and tables with time & budget distribution

Lobbying/Advocacy

Constant dialogue with the EU officials about the project proposal

International cooperation

EU International policy for strategic development, research & innovation, policy dialogue with key developing countries/regions

Resource efficiency

Sustainable resource management in order to favour the well-being of local communities.

Dissemination
and science communication

Organization of conferences, workshops, web-based dissemination of knowledge, dialogue facilitation among stakeholders, protection of knowledge.

Economic risk
assessment

Short-and medium-term macroeconomic forecasts economic analysis of strengths and weaknesses of specific projects, analysis of financial ramifications related to certain actions

Country risk analysis

Analysis of risks (political, economic, sovereign) associated with investing in a foreign country and elaboration of risk-mitigation strategy

Business
internationalization

elaboration of a comprehensive strategy aimed at favouring business internationalization through several different tools

Training
and capacity building

Organization of high level trainings and capacity building courses on several topics such as Horizon 2020, innovation, research, project management, sustainable development, etc

Dissemination

Organization of conferences, workshops, web-based dissemination of knowledge, dialogue facilitation among stakeholders, protection of knowledge generated from EU project

Impact assessment

Evaluation of positive results and/or improvements that will be produced by the project, justified by relevant indicators

Customized
financial assistance

business plan, economic and financial assessment, monitoring and evaluation of EU funding opportunities

Project management

Seven-stage process of Project Cycle Management (identification, preparation, appraisal, presentation, implementation, monitoring, evaluation)

Specific competencies

Water & land management, geology, sustainable development, economic analysis of institutions, science communication


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