Design management
An article published by the European Commission’s Enterprise & Industry department:

“Design management is a key driver of innovation and competitiveness and the EU-backed ADMIRE (Design Management Europe, DME) project is raising awareness of this important area and awarding organisations which use design management successfully. Significant commercial benefits can be gained with good practices in this area: an on-line tool helps businesses evaluate their own design-management performance, by providing practical feedback.”

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Meanwhile, EU research shows that European companies are not so positive about the public innovation support they receive.