Workshop of the "Competitiveness and Innovation in Valdelsa"

Workshop of the "Competitiveness and Innovation in Valdelsa"

Workshop of the "Competitiveness and Innovation in Valdelsa" ended supported by local institutions and the banking system, created by the CSM and the University of Florence.
Workshop of the

Workshop of the "Competitiveness and Innovation in Valdelsa" ended supported by local institutions and the banking system, created by the CSM and the University of Florence. Soon there will be two events, one open to businesses that have been analyzed and the other will be a public event for dissemination to project closure. On 14 April last year, also took place on the third workshop of the project on the mechanical wood processing. Coming soon will be submitted ideas and proposals for innovation and development that will be discussed with businesses, institutions, the banking system and related organizations. Survey, on the specific area of woodworking machines were involved 12 companies of which four have already been subjected to a check-up during the period of January and February 2011. A particularly dynamic sector with a number of businesses in the area. Were considered very significant areas of innovation such as developing new product lines, innovation in the organization and staff training, purchase of new brands and licenses, strengthening the sales network and computerization. Among the sources of innovation these highlighted the presence in trade fairs and specialized exhibitions, direct experience and experimentation, market research and relationship with customers. The working group at the workshop consists of the Common, the Chamber of Commerce, trade associations, representatives from the banking system and by researchers selected by the Centro Sperimentale del Mobile and the University of Florence (economists and engineers) with TAED, the Department (department of technology 'architecture and design). Also were representatives of companies subject to check-up by researchers
 

Workshop of the "Competitiveness and Innovation in Valdelsa"