The Knowledge Innovation Centre (KIC) is a dynamic consultancy focusing on knowledge brokerage and innovation of knowledge transfer processes. The Centre brings together a variety of local and European experts from a variety of fields, and has worked extensively within Quality Assurance of Higher Education, Technology Enhanced Learning, Student Services and the knowledge economy (as it relates to the Lisbon Agenda and Barcelona Process). The Centre has forged close relationships with a number of stakeholders in the regional innovation and Higher Education fields, and is active in leveraging such relationships to build multi-disciplinary, multi-country networks for knowledge transfer and capitalization.
KIC also offers a full range of project management services, from bid-conceptualization and writing, to lifecycle management and final reporting. KIC has access to consultants specialized in ICT-process integration, education & healthcare policies, innovation management, and youth policy. Last but not least KIC’s outreach services encompass both technological and person-to-person services. For the former, KIC molds your online presence using a combination of web-sites, social-networking expertise and online document publication; for the latter KIC has the expertise in organizing focus groups, outreach campaigns, consultations and surveys, as demanded by the terms of the brief.
Why we are Participating in the Project
KIC will assure project’s high-quality impact by communicating project’s results during the project and disseminating project’s approaches, results, practices and associated resources upon project completion to the European field of higher education institutions. KIC will also assist partners in ensuring that all project outputs are designed from the outset for transfer, multiplication and upscaling to other educational organisations around Europe.
Our Role in the Project
The Knowledge Innovation Centre will be primarily responsible for coordinating dissemination activities. KIC specialises in providing
policy-advocacy support to non-governmental associations, knowledge transfer and/or scaling up of pilot projects in education,
innovation and e-learning fields, as well as providing dissemination support to transnational education research projects.