GAC Group is an international innovation consultancy firm specialised in innovation performance support (18M+ sales revenue in 2019). It was established in 2002 and employs 200+ specialists, mostly with PhD or MSc, spread across Europe, South America, Canada and Southeast Asia. GAC specialists provides 360° support to innovation and cover the whole expansion value chain, from ideation to industrialization, from IP advice to project management, R&D public funding and new market access, from internationalisation strategy to its operationalization, legal document drafting to operational support. In 2020, GAC integrated the team and projects of inno TSD (now GAC), specialists in supporting inter-regional and international collaboration for innovation and economic development (500+ projects implemented since 1986, including over 40 FP7 and Horizon 2020 projects): cluster and SMEs internationalisation support, university‐industry cooperation, business incubator management, supporting start-ups and other innovative companies, impact maximisation, stakeholder engagement, as well as inter-regional connections and mutual learning activities.
The GAC Group office in Brittany has a long experience in the business support and communication for new entrepreneurs. It is in charge of the management of Cap Entreprise, the largest start-up business centre in Brittany. GAC Group works in partnership with SEM Baie d’Armor Entreprise for the management of this start-up business centre which supports +/- 30 start-up.
In the IT4Anxiety project, GAC Group is in charge of the WP Communication and Dissemination and supports its subpartners (Inspir & Eldom) in their innovative solutions’ testing, validation and implementation process.
Link to the website: https://group-gac.com/
Name of the main contact: Jean Charles MINIER