The Italian Center of Competence promotes tools and techniques able to give methodological support to activities related to new product development and more in general related to technological innovation processes, according to a systematic and structured approach.
Among promoted tools and techniques, the following are the main ones:
to support decisions taking in Research and Development;
to formulate technical ideas taking inspiration from natural solution strategies;
as an analytical approach to the analysis of the perceived value of products, processes and services by users;
In general, the proposed methods have in common the scientific approach to the analysis and resolution of the problems (or tasks) to be addressed, that is according to a codified, repeatable and reasoned path.