DEVELOP (Developing Careers through Social Networks and Transversal Competencies) is a research and innovation project funded by the European Commission in the framework of the Horizon2020 Programme (Grant Agreement No. 688127). In order to create a methodology and a technical framework for career development addressing the needs of today’s market, DEVELOP unites two academic and six industrial partners providing expertise in the areas of competency management, social network analysis, personnel development, artificial intelligence planning, and technology-enhanced learning.
The DEVELOP project has started on February 1st, 2016 and will last three years. In this time, DEVELOP will create new technologies allowing learning software vendors to incorporate social network analysis tools into their products and focus on transversal competencies to aid career development. These companies will benefit from novel technologies allowing them creating unique offerings designed around the requirements of diverse multinational end-users. This combination of ground-breaking technology and global focus will fuel the emergence of innovative businesses within Europe.