iCons, established in 1999, is a private and independent SME. It is based in Italy, with offices in Rovereto (TN) and Milan (Italy) with a permanent representation in Brussels (Belgium). iCons is managed by two partners, supported by a number of consultants and an international network of associates, forming a pool of acknowledged professionals with outstanding multidisciplinary and multilingual skills.
In 2016, iCons srl, with its partners Mario Martinoli and Elena Gaboardi established the Fondazione iCons that brings together the enterpreneural and management experiences in the non-profit domain carried out by its Founders and senior management in the past 20 years. These experiences include the creation and the management of the non-profit media platform youris.com, (www.youris.com), an independent non-profit media agency promoting the leading-edge European innovation via TV media and the web, based in Brussels.
iCons is specialised in communication, dissemination and exploitation of knowledge created within publicly funded R&D projects. Its activity focuses on projects aimed to assess the market potential of RTD results, boost and accelerate the promotion and uptake of innovation and raise stakeholders’ awareness, particularly industry and SMEs. Its main sectors of activities are: energy, environment and eco-innovation, bio-economy, health and nanotechnologies. Through the youris.com platform, over the past 15 years, iCons has developed a successful new media communication model which is today one of the most acknowledged source of information for science, research and innovation in Europe. iCons has a long track record of activities in science communication, it has been coordinator and partner in a number of EU funded projects; its current activities are mostly embedded in the youris.com activities of which iCons has been initiator.
Our clients include, among the others: the European Commission (DG INFSO, DG TREN, DG RTD), the European Parliament, research centres and academic organizations (Ecole des Mines de Paris (F), DLR (D), ITIA CNR (the Italian National Research Council), major private businesses and industrial associations in Italy.
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