Monthly Archives: July 2007

The concept of Innovation Platforms

Innovation Platforms (IPs) are a new way of working for Government and business. IPs are an opportunity to bring business and Government closer together to generate more innovative solutions to major policy and societal challenges. By bringing together stakeholders focused on a particular challenge, an Innovation Platform will enable the integration of a range of technologies along with better coordination of policy and procurement, to deliver a stepchange in UK performance, in the quality of public services and the ability of UK businesses to provide solutions for the global market place.

The concept behind Innovation Platforms and the top-level transport innovation challenge  is described within the attached flier: ITSS Innovation Platform flier.