Knowledge4Innovation is an open, independent, nonprofit platform with a wide variety of stakeholders including small and large companies, universities and research centers, regions and cities, trade organisations and think tanks.
Getting the best out of your organisation as a member of Knowledge4Innovation
Having successfully organised nine European Innovation Summits and numerous dinner debates, K4I has developed into a leading platform widely recognized by the European Parliament and the European Commission. In their totality, K4I members are representative of the whole innovation value chain and cover a broad number of sectors. K4I members are continuously informed about the latest developments in policies and programmes relevant to their innovation activities.
Gaining visibility as an innovative organisation
As a member of K4I, your organization is automatically acknowledged as being an important player in the field of innovation. In addition to providing a link to your organization’s homepage, your profile and activities are presented on the K4I website. Information containing your key messages is widely disseminated through a number of channels during events, via social media and by means of testimonials on our website, thus, reaching out to a broad audience.
Taking advantage of the broad knowledge of all network members
Given the diversity of its members, the Knowledge4Innovation network is made up of experts on a wide variety of innovation related matters. Together, they accumulate substantial knowledge on all kinds of policies and funding instruments relevant for innovation. In addition to drafting position papers, K4I members also contribute to public consultations, participate in expert hearings and, last but not least, exchange and share their innovation intelligence with their peer members of K4I.
Access to high level debates and top decision makers
As a member of K4I, you have the exclusive opportunity to contribute to EU policy making and help shape important legislation through engaging in dialogue with decision makers and actively participating in high level events. Aside from organising its summit flagship events, and dinner, lunch and breakfast debates in the European Parliament, K4I is also regularly invited to organize and moderate sessions and panel discussions as part of European Commission events. Furthermore, K4I is regularly invited to speak at important innovation forums around the world.