Octopussy & Co is a French innovation and communication agency working to promote and disseminate at the widest possible audiences, European values of innovation, sustainability and cultural inclusiveness via scientific or cultural collaborative projects.
Octopussy & Co team members have extensive experience in fields like institutional, scientific and commercial communication, cultural management, event organisation, communication management, content edition, press relations management, visual identity design, product packaging design, strategic marketing, renewable energies commercial development, marketing and communication.
In short, Octopussy & Co strives to make project dissemination activities by the consortium and its value chain to be structured in a deliberate manner to make the project developments replicable and of high impact and to be fully compliant with dedicated reference EC guidelines (EC, 2014, Horizon 2020, Communicating EU research and innovation, guidance for project participants, http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/other/gm/h2020-guide-comm_en.pdf; accessed on 29/12/2016).
Located in the French Basque Country, near the border with Spain, Octopussy & Co helps strengthen transnational and European cooperation.
Downstream in the research and innovation chain, Octopussy & Co team provides support and coordinate all tasks related to the Communication and Dissemination of collaborative projects, following a communication strategy that we define with all the project partners.
Octopussy & Co helps project members to stay in regular contact with the group of interest, through the creation and management of the project visual identity, website, newsletters, targeted contents, organizing meetings, workshops, content creation and management of social and professional networks, etc.