Welcome to COMPASS

COMPASS is an EU-funded project that supports Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in three emerging technology industries to manage their research, development and innovation activities in a responsible and inclusive manner.
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Our Recent Highlights

SAVE THE DATE – COMPASS Final Conference

Save the date for our final conference, which will be held on 26 March, 2019, in Brussels (Les Ateliers des Tanneurs). Compass will bring together SMEs, business support organisations, impact investors, and policy makers! More info coming soon!

MARIE Mid-Term Event welcomes COMPASS

COMPASS will be be present at the MARIE Mid-Term Event, being held in Dublin on 16th October 2018, at the Responsible Innovation Summit. Chiara Davalli will be available for 1:1 meetings to present the COMPASS self-check tool and collect feedback from the RI Summit participants. Get in touch by emailing her at Chiara.Davalli@ebn.eu

Wonder why other companies have joined our Mentoring Scheme?

Emma Philpott, CEO at the IASME Consortium Ltd, and Jan Hoogenrad, Director at Spoorgloren, are among the pioneers that joined the Responsible Innovation Mentoring Scheme. Find out what motivated them to get on board.

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Roadtest our tools!

Interested in creating or testing your own Responsible Innovation roadmap?
You now have the opportunity to implement a sector-tailored roadmap with mentorship from COMPASS and self-check your company’s strengths and potentials.

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Get inspired!

COMPASS features real industry cases on how implementing Responsible Innovation can kick-start innovation and contribute to competitiveness of SMEs in key innovation fields, such as biomedicine and nanotechnology.

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Stay informed!

Sign up to the COMPASS newsletter to receive information on responsible innovation best practices, interesting events and news on RI in business and industry, and be the first to know when training materials and the COMPASS self-check tool become available.

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Meet the COMPASS Team

Meet our team! COMPASS is a team of 24 researchers, innovation support professionals and research funders – all dedicated to advancing Responsible Innovation (RI) in industry.

Get involved and test our Responsible Innovation tools!

Until December 2018 you have the unique chance to sign up to test one of the sector specific Responsible Innovation Roadmaps!

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