Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission:

To build a sustainable long-lasting operational framework amongst the three actors of the knowledge triangle in the energy sector: industry, research and higher education, and ensure that this integration of the three is more efficient and has a higher impact on innovation (talent, technology, companies) than the three standing alone.

Our Vision:

To become the leading engine for innovation and entrepreneurship in sustainable energy.

Our Values:

  • Pan-European: We cover and capitalise the fascinating diversity of Europe.
  • Integrative: We ceaselessly co-operate, integrate, synthesise, melt, merge.
  • Entrepreneurial: It’s in KIC IE’s DNA to be entrepreneurs for sustainability.
  • Impact-oriented: Everything we do is directed to create the maximum impact.
  • Excellence-driven: We thrive to be the best, work with and create the best ones.
  • Visionary: We dare to be visionary, to think beyond boundaries, to scrutinise rules.
  • Passionate: We are bursting to develop cutting-edge-solutions & optimum results.
  • Sustainable: We are here to stay. We care and work for the energy-future of Europe.