Services

Incubation

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Incubate impactful solutions and make people's lives better by providing something they actually need.

How do we operate?

We offer a unique model of cooperation with partners in Poland and abroad in the spirit of Living Labs.

We work to change our reality by developing and implementing unique ideas.

We implement a full and complementary incubation plan tailored to the individual needs of our clients.

We cooperate with outstanding specialists and use modern laboratory as well as living lab network infrastructure.

We use in practice the experience of the research unit in implementing innovative projects.

What will you gain from incubating with us?

Access to state-of the-art equipment and specialists

Access to our experts and technology in incubation process can significantly enhance your capabilities, accelerate your development, and increase your chances of success in bringing your innovative ideas to fruition.

Operational readiness for implementing innovation

We can help you with various aspects on operational level including technology, personnel, policies, and procedures, to facilitate the successful adoption and execution of innovative practices or solutions.

Technological readiness of your product or service

Thanks to our technological infrastructure and expertise your product/service will effectively leverage technology to deliver value, meet user needs, and achieve its intended objectives.

Testing before investing

Thanks to testing according to living lab methodology, you will test your idea or/and business model in real life conditions.

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accomplishments

Pobiedziska Library

What do you think about a library to be as a center of local initiatives and creating a new space for youth or parents with children? PSNC Future Labs is a partner of a library in Pobiedziska and has been involved in the preparation of the new headquarters, which was officially open in September 2023.

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Waiting for hours in stuffy, noisy and overcrowded waiting rooms in clinics and hospitals is a reality we often encounter when receiving healthcare. It is easy to get infected from other people and difficult to get fresh air. What if the call to the doctor's surgery came by text message?

Services

Funding

Raise funds for your project or get public funding for your idea.

What will you gain from the funding support?

Working with an R&D institution with a rich history of history of public funding

We can be such a partner, which is mutually beneficial and will open the door to further opportunities for project development.

Reduction in financial risks

By raising funds to develop an idea, you can experiment and improve the concept which address the requirements of its founders.

Project financing

The funds provided can cover costs related to research and development of innovations, production, marketing or staff training.

Promoting innovation

Support from public institutions is particularly important for innovative projects, which often scare off private investors.

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Current projects
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Projects 2020, Horizon Europe, Digital Europe Programme
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Years of operation

Process

The course of the funding process

01

FUNDING OBJECTIVES

Determine specific goals for the allocated funds.

02

FINANCIAL ANALYSIS

Calculate the exact amount needed to execute the project.

03

SOURCE SELECTION

Identify suitable funding sources, such as grants, investors, or loans.

04

DOCUMENTATION AND PLANNING

Prepare comprehensive documents, including a business plan and budget.

05

APPLICATION AND IMPLEMENTATION

Submit funding applications and execute the project according to the plan.

06

REPORTING AND EVALUATION

Regularly report progress and assess effectiveness upon project completion.

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Testing

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Test your products or services.

We ensure high quality, safety, and functionality of solutions.

Why are we so
good at it?

We develop success metrics together with our clients by which we evaluate the results of the testing process in each iteration.

Thanks to the iterative nature of our tests, we evaluate each step, because the test can confirm or reject each hypothesis.

We can manage a research panel, thanks to more than a decade of experience as a Living Laboratory.

Steps

The course of the testing process

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TEST PLANNING

Commencing with a kick-off meeting to define goals and scope of tests

02

ANALYSIS AND CASES

"Identifying assumptions, crafting test cases with emphasis on verification."

03

TEST PROJECT

Arranging test sequences tailored to previously identified hypotheses.

04

ENVIRO & USERS

Establishing the test environment and acquiring a representative user group.

05

TEST EXECUTION

Implementing tests, monitoring results, and recording user feedback.

06

Report

Evaluating, improving, and reporting with recommendations.

What will you gain from testing?

You will check the solution with the target user

We test on your audience, in their natural environment. You will see real reactions to your solution and learn how you can improve it even further.

You will minimize risk

The variety of levels and types of testing allows you to detect various defects in the solution before implementation. You will release a product on the market that is free of them.

You will acquire your first customers

Our priority is to provide the first contact of your product with the customer so that they can stay with you for longer.

You will gain evidence your idea is worth investing in

Seeing the effects in reality is the best proof that a given idea makes sense.

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Spaces

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Redefine your spaces.

Reshape physical environments to better serve the individuals or communities that utilize them.​

Why are we so
good at it?

We work with end-users involving them with co-creation methods such as design thinking workshops to better understand people’s needs and solve their problems providing first attempts in reshaping environment.

We partner with experts in architecture and interior design to keep up with latest trends in answering various needs of communities.

We engage end-users in testing our redefined prototypes of spaces to achieve even better results.

What do you gain from redefining your space?

We engage end-users in testing our redefined prototypes of spaces to achieve even better results.

This can also encompass broader urban planning initiatives aimed at revitalizing communities, improving sustainability, promoting social interaction, or fostering economic development.

Access to architects, interior designers and design thinkers

We cooperate with architects and interior designers who have experience in designing difference public and office spaces making them creative and functional.

Better designed space

This could involve redesigning interior layouts, repurposing existing structures, incorporating new technology, enhancing accessibility, or adopting innovative design concepts to create more functional, efficient, and aesthetically pleasing spaces.

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Design Thinking Workshops

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Design what people love.

Why are we so
good at it?

Our workshops are conducted by certified facilitators of the Design Thinking process with many years of experience, with the participation of subject matter experts if required.

The workshop offer is tailor-made according to the client’s needs or the problems they wish to solve.

We record 98% satisfaction among our customers – check out the recommendations.

Process

The course of the design process

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EMPATHY

Understanding user needs through research and analysis.

02

DEFINE

Identifying a specific problem based on gathered information.

03

IDEATE

Generating creative ideas to solve the problem through brainstorming.

04

PROTOTYPE

Creating models or prototypes for experimental testing of ideas.

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TEST

Evaluating prototypes with users and collecting feedback.

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ITERATION

Adjusting, refining, and rethinking concepts based on received feedback.

What will you gain from design thinking workshops?

Understand your customer

You will define the problems and needs of your target group.

Build a prototype

You will have a physical representation of the solution or scenario ready to test.

Develop a tailor-made solution

You will generate a lot of ideas that address customer’s needs and select the most appropriate

Test the product and service

You will quickly verify the initial assumptions of your solution to minimise the failure of your venture.

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Events

Create events where you meet like-minded people.

Use the vastness of our space and state-of-the-art equipment to create the event of your dreams.

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Follow, to make your event better

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Plan ahead

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Identify Target Group

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Identify Objectives and KPIs

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Optimise Budget

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Select Management Tools

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Focus on Details

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Create an Unforgettable Brand Identity

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Create a Role-Based Team

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Monitor Key Data

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Collaborate with Experts

Events
April 2024
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Future Labs Coffee

09:30-10:30
Zwierzyniecka 20, 60-814 Poznan

Some time ago we read that nobody wants to be in the office on Fridays. We completely can’t understand why. Let's drink coffee with your coworkers! Come to the kitchen on level -1 as a beginning or break in your workday. 

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Future Labs Coffee

09:30-10:30
Zwierzyniecka 20, 60-814 Poznan

Some time ago we read that nobody wants to be in the office on Fridays. We completely can’t understand why. Let's drink coffee with your coworkers! Come to the kitchen on level -1 as a beginning or break in your workday. 

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13-14
QL Future

All day event
Zwierzyniecka 20, 60-814 Poznan

Join us at QL Future, where we'll dive into the exciting world of quantum technologies starting from ground zero! This year's focus is on health & safety challenges. Whether you're from the medical field, tech industry, business sector, or beyond, everyone is welcome to...

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