SME and Business Development
New technology and new know-how provide a host of new opportunities for trade and industry, and for the sound and prosperous development of our society. However, they also present a challenge, since they require greater flexibility,
DTI offers a variety of services related to overall innovation and business development to firms and public authorities, including regional and cluster analysis development.
DTI has extensive experience in: development of framework conditions for traditional as well as more research intensive business sectors, user and technology driven innovation, radical innovation and innovation management, organisation and human resource management, workplace and organisational learning and education planning, as well as issues related to digitalisation, such as SME IT application, IT supported innovation, eLearning, eWork and eGovernment.
By offering services the private sector DTI facilitates the development of trade and industry by undertaking concrete assignments for Danish trade and industry and in a number of various areas; it plays a very special role in relation to small and
The twin emphasis of DTI on application of technology and business development is recognised nationally as well as internationally, and means that DTI has a unique, multifaceted and comprehensive business development strategy and
The Institute’s technical departments are deeply involved in high tech research and development activities, innovation consortia in cooperation with private enterprises and universities and other knowledge institutions, as well as government funded contract research, thereby making advanced knowledge and technologies accessible and readily available for application. Further, DTI has in-house laboratories and workshops for product testing, product development and advanced prototyping.
DTI also offers a wide variety of specialised advisory services related to innovation, innovation management and business development which position the Institute at the front when it comes to user and technology driven innovation and
The Institute’s closely knit innovation management network consists of a number of DTI departments which on a continuous basis cooperate across organisational boundaries, and includes departments such as the Danish Invention Centre,
In terms of international projects, the SME related services of DTI focus on: