CTech – Ciaotech srl, PNO Innovation B.V.

Ciaotech srl is the Italian branch of PNO Innovation B.V.. PNO is Europe’s largest independent public funding and innovation consultancy firm with 30 years of hands-on expertise and more than 500 funding programmes in most EU countries, annually raising approximately 1 Billion Euro for its clients. Created in 1985, PNO is a high-growth knowledge-intensive company, supporting over 2000 clients throughout Europe, annually developing over 250 European consortia. PNO has presence in 6 + 6 European countries, employing in around 250 people in Western Europe alone. Ciaotech-PNO’s “Innovation Management” services delivers high quality support to large sized companies, SMEs, Universities, Research Institutes, Associations and clusters in the full cycle of the innovation process, including:

  • Analysing, defining and planning innovation processes;
  • Building innovation networks, partnerships and projects;
  • Managing Projects and driving innovation.
Role in the project
Ciaotech will lead all partners within the Dissemination, Communication & Exploitation activities as well as the IPR issues. In addition Ciaotech will be strongly involved in the development and delivery of the Market Analysis & Business plan.