AMCOR’s Professional Corner: Innovation Management Discussion
On Thursday, November 22th 2013, the eighth Professional Corner meeting took place. This Professional Corner edition was dedicated to Innovation Management.
Special guests of the event were: Mr. Dragos Pislaru (Gea Strategy & Consulting), Ms. Carmen Maris (Gea Strategy & Consulting) and Krisztian Gergely (OTP Consulting Romania).
The discussion was moderated by the Mr. Radu Dorcioman, AMCOR member.
Mr. Pislaru opened the meeting with the presentation entitled „Innovation Management, a challenge for Romania”. The subjects discussed during the presentation were Romanian strategy for Research and Innovation 2014-2020, the role of the state in supporting the Romanian innovation start-ups, the innovation which exists in Romanian management consultancy firms.
„IMPROVE - Standardized Assessment of the Innovation Capacity of SMEs in Europe” was the presentation of Krisztian Gergely (OTP Consulting Romania). Throughout this presentation, the participants were able to find out about the IMPROVE instrument (which combines education and research in innovation in small and medium sized enterprises) and the value that IMPROVE Assessment brings to the company.
Professional Corner is designed to encourage consultants to exchange ideas, to share experiences and to disseminate their acquired know-how with the objective of creating acommon voice of the profession.
Professional Corner is a platform for communication between management consulting practitioners and offers the opportunity to get in touch, to share experiences and why not, to discuss important issues in the sector with the goal of finding optimal solutions in order to promote a professionalism and ethical climate in the Romanian Consultancy Market.