Web Reputation Monitor

Continuing monitor of an Insurance Company and its competitors web reputation in the car insurance market through the analysis of discussions on Italian Social Media (blog, forum, newsgroup, social network…).

Competence Area:

Market Research

Industry:

Finance

Assessing supply of accessible tourism services in Europe

As part of the Commission’s implementation of the Parliament’s 3- year action plan on accessible tourism, VVA is working on two projects to map the supply of accessible tourism services across Europe and to identify skills requirements for staff working in the tourism sector.

Competence Area:

Market Analysis & comparative research

Industry:

Public Sector

Assessment of the socio-economic impacts of policy options regarding spectrum access for programme making and special events equipment (PMSE)

As part of its legislative process, the European Commission requires an economic assessment of the impact of different policy options it is considering to ensure sustainable long terms spectrum access for PMSE equipment. To deal with this, the European Commission has awarded VVA a contract to assess the socio-economic impacts of a possible harmonization of spectrum access for PMSE equipment (in particular wireless microphones and cordless video cameras).

Competence Area:

Impact assessment

Industry:

Public Sector

Europan Service innovation Centre (ESIC)

The European Commission has established a European Service Innovation Centre (ESIC) to support regions to better harness the power of service innovation for their regional economies.

Competence Area:

Stakeholder management & expert advice

Industry:

Public Sector

Start-up of a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO)

Complete support for the configuration of the offer system and the launch of a new mobile virtual network operator: VVA has supported the client from the definition of the business model to the operative start-up of the new company, with a strong focus on the management of negotiations with network operators and on the research of industrial and financial partners

Competence Area:

Business Consulting

Industry:

Telecommunications

Geomarketing project for the dealer and franchising network of a telecommunication company

The project has allowed to define a store opening/closing plan, aimed at achieving the optimal coverage of the Italian territory for a telecommunication company. In this respect, VVA has implemented: the map of competitors’ stores, the analysis of the current performances of the company’s network and the estimation of the potential of catchment areas, both at the macro level (region) and at the micro level (street)

Competence Area:

Business Consulting

Industry:

Transportation

Business valuation concerning a logistic operator in the pharmaceutical sector

The project of business valuation has been carried out using a main method and a control technique. In order to correctly assess company's prospective economic flows, VVA has built different market scenarios, with the involvement of influential and competent opinion leaders, experts on the sector

Competence Area:

Business & Intagibles evaluation

Industry:

Pharma & Health Care

GNSS-Based technologies in Multimodal Logistics

VVA supported the Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry (DG ENTR) in identifying those services, contingent upon GNSS, that can be used in multimodal logistics. The project aimed also at formulating measures to foster the uptake of these services.

Competence Area:

Business Consulting

Industry:

Space

Telecommunications

Transportation