The Innovation Hub (IH) unit was born to foster and facilitate the innovation at the Research and Innovation department (ARI). In order to achieve such mission, about twenty business consultants and communication experts work in collaboration with researchers, technicians and managers in innovation projects to support them in finding the best way to communicate and bring their technological results closer to the market; to envisage the impact of future research may have on the market; and to facilitate the transfer of generated innovative results to the Atos business units.