How your Company or Organisation  can achieve 

Readiness for R&D Excellence

We can guide you along the pathway towards your achievement of R&D Readiness for Excellence, using our experience, developed practices and assessment, and our integrated R&D analysis platform.

Part of our Managed Service offering is access to our world first RRL-Index© available from on our ReaDI-Watch Lite Platform.



Research Readiness Level Index©

By analysing the current position of your organisation on our custom RRL-Index©  (which is based on OECD Measures and Definitions), we can offer you guidance on your  R&D and Innovation structure and strategy, guiding you towards the Gold Standard of R&D and Innovation.

But what is the Gold Standard?

Gold Standard in Applied R&D in Industry

  • World class for the Industry Sector
  • Excellent Innovation and R&D Culture and Leadership
  • Excellent National/International Networks - Industrial and Academic
  • Close Affiliation to World Best R&D Practice for Sector

The European Innovation Council (EIC) has ambitions to be highly prestigious and to have an equivalent image as the ERC for Industrial RD&I

Gold Standard in Academia

  • World class for Academia
  • ERC - European Research Council Standards
  • Academic Metrics such as: 
    • Publications in high citation journals
    • Number of PhDs Supervised
    • Income generated for research activities

Note: Metrics different for a) Social Sciences and b) Industrial RD&I