CIRCA Services centre on our core areas of expertise: developing science capability, managing Research and Development, and commercialising and applying technology. Within this broad canvas, projects we have conducted include:
- Scoping future trends in Science and technology as an input to industrial policy, skills provision or market analysis.
- Reviewing the adequacy or effectiveness of existing national programmes, institutions or policies in STI
- Assessing current and future needs of industry and RTD performers for funding, skills, policies or other supports
- Assisting RTD and other agencies in development of strategies for RTD, and in their implementation
- Supporting industry and RTD institutions in preparing funding applications to EU Framework and other programmes, and to national programmes
- Supporting industry clients in implementation of LEAN practices, and in development of innovative capabilities.