RightNow ehf Research, Innovation and Skills (RRIS) is a SME working in field of Analysis, Evaluation and Policy Studies for Science, Innovation and skills development in Iceland in collaboration with national and international organisations.

RightNow ltd. Research, Innovation and Skills (RRIS) is a spin-off from the previous Research Council. The company is a SME working in field of Analysis, Evaluation and Policy Studies for Science, Innovation and Skills development as well as matters of young people wellbeing in Iceland and in collaboration with national and international organisations.

The companies’ personnel are educated in relevant areas and experienced with number of years working in intermediate organisations. The personnel at the SME has experience of leading international projects and have taken part in number of European and Nordic projects in the area. RightNow is a knowledge company with a comprehensive knowledge of different kind of science, innovation and skills development. It works in number of policy related areas. Among policy areas in the portfolio of the firma are, skills development, research, innovation, entrepreneurship, cluster development, bibliometrics and matters of young people to name some.

A number of publications with participation of the personnel of RightNow has been published in recent years based on the projects involving the personnel. The personnel has experience of working in former FP programmes of the CIP and are also working in the Horizon 2020, Cosme and Erasmus+ as well. They have had experience as coordinators as well as partners.

The company is located in Iceland and has built up a comprehensive knowledge of methodologies in the field. Staff members have a good working relationship with number of foreign experts. The focus of the company is mainly on evaluation, analysis, skills development and policy research, related to science and innovation as well as skills and matters of young people. Many other methods are known by our staff members. Examples could be mentioned such as foresight, user driven innovation, living labs, lead marked innovations, demand side innovations, cluster policies and management, studies on high growth entrepreneurs, bibliometrics, just to mention few areas.

The knowledge and experience in the SME is very good on project management and due to that the personnel will be able to run it and make sure all activities, deliverables and undertakings will be performed in the best way.