The goal of the proposed scheme is threefold:
Disruptive innovation encompasses any innovative concept, product and service that create new markets by applying new sets of rules, values and models which ultimately disrupt and/or overtake existing markets by displacing earlier technologies and alliances.
The ODI scheme focuses on ICT related disruptive innovation is implemented through the SMEs Instrument managed by the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME).
With a dedicated budget of 90 Million EUR for 2014 and 2015, ODI will use the same rules and means as the SME instrument and will follow its 3 dedicated phases namely, "Concept Feasibility", "Demonstration & Prototyping", "Support towards Commercialisation" of the prototyped Solution.
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