oPEN Lab | Project Partner

Bax & Company

Bax & Company (BAX) is a leading European innovation consultancy. We help corporate directors, entrepreneurs, and policymakers to create, execute and manage cutting-edge science and technology-enabled initiatives that deliver substantial societal, environmental and economic impact. BAX has significant experience in strategic analysis of business opportunities. One of its core areas of expertise is sustainable buildings, local energy systems, energy project financing and city planning.

Role in Project

BAX is one of the main contributors to the workstream “Exploitation: steer market uptake and PEN roll-out”. Thanks to our expertise in business development and internationalisation as well as in the on-the-ground experience in smart energy systems pilot setup, we will be responsible for the commercial exploitation and replication workstreams of oPEN Lab. In addition, we will support the organisation of the open calls for innovators, the exploration of PEN organisational models as well as co-develop together with BPIE the task on innovative financing and business models for PEN.