Strategic Innovation

Blending Strategy and Creative Exploration to Discover Future Business Opportunities

RIKON are Ireland’s leading Service Innovation Centre located in Waterford Institute of Technology.  Through our be-spoke service innovation models and methodologies, the RIKON team will assist you and your organisation to develop new strategies and innovative solutions that will deliver clear and distinctive advantages over your competitors.

Our innovative methodologies are rooted in extensive field research, partnerships and collaborations with our international network of service innovation centres and innovation research professionals. 

In addition to our work with the private sector, RIKON is heavily involved in academia and  government policy. Core researchers in the Centre have published in a wide variety of books, refereed journals and leading international conferences.

Funding for Your Business 2016

The Enterprise Ireland Innovation Voucher Grant Scheme is now open. RIKON are currently assisting companies applying for the September Innovation Voucher Funding call. Each voucher awarded is valued at €5,000. Contact RIKON now on 051-834118 for more information or to register your interest in this funding opportunity.

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