Dear company, the underlying questionnaire aims to collect information and specific indications regarding your previous experiences, barriers faced and needs concerning the acquiring of specialised services to include the Key Enabling Technologies in your productions systems and/or products. The information collected will be used by KETGATE partners to help SMEs in the identification and use of KET specialised services in a transnational environment. Participants will receive direct contacts to relevant applied research organisations and experts in KET and might be selected to receive their support in applying KET technologies for free

Company name

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* 1. Company name

Contact details (name of respondent, company address, website)

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* 2. Contact details (name of respondent, company address, website)

Which is your core sector?

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* 3. Which is your core sector?

Which is your company size?

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* 4. Which is your company size?

Do you have any international patents? (limit to the last 5 years)

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* 5. Do you have any international patents? (limit to the last 5 years)

Does your company have an internal research and development unit?

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* 6. Does your company have an internal research and development unit?

Did you get any funding for research and development? Please flag the fund you used to finance collaborations with applied research organisations (multiple choice allowed)

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* 7. Did you get any funding for research and development? Please flag the fund you used to finance collaborations with applied research organisations (multiple choice allowed)

What kind of projects have been supported

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* 8. What kind of projects have been supported

The funds you applied for were provided to project consortia – e.g. your organisation and an applied research organisation?

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* 9. The funds you applied for were provided to project consortia – e.g. your organisation and an applied research organisation?

Have you ever collaborated with external laboratories and/or applied research centre?

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* 10. Have you ever collaborated with external laboratories and/or applied research centre?

Does the projects involved any KETs?

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* 11. Does the projects involved any KETs?

If you collaborated, was the center geographically near to you or from abroad?

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* 12. If you collaborated, was the center geographically near to you or from abroad?

If you collaborated with an external R&D center, could you mention the advantages of the cooperation?

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* 13. If you collaborated with an external R&D center, could you mention the advantages of the cooperation?

Why have you selected this applied research centre: (multiple choice allowed)?

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* 14. Why have you selected this applied research centre: (multiple choice allowed)?

If you have cooperated, which barriers have you faced? (multiple choice allowed)

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* 15. If you have cooperated, which barriers have you faced? (multiple choice allowed)

In case of cooperation, what type of services did you demand? (multiple answers possible)

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* 16. In case of cooperation, what type of services did you demand? (multiple answers possible)

If NOT, (you have not cooperated with a research centre) please indicate the main reasons: (multiple choice allowed)

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* 17. If NOT, (you have not cooperated with a research centre) please indicate the main reasons: (multiple choice allowed)

Do you know what are the Key Enabling Technologies (KETs)?

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* 18. Do you know what are the Key Enabling Technologies (KETs)?

If yes, are you using them in your products or production processes?

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* 19. If yes, are you using them in your products or production processes?

Which technologies are most of your interest: (multiple choice allowed)?

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* 20. Which technologies are most of your interest: (multiple choice allowed)?

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* 21. Thank you for participation. If you are interested to be contacted to receive such KET services free of charge from renowned applied research organisations, please click the checkbox.

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