ECOOM supports the Flemish government by mapping the innovation and R&D efforts in Flanders.
The Flemish Indicatorbook contains the policy indicators that shed a light on the Flemish potential in terms of science, technology and innovation. The Indicatorbook is being published every two years since 1999, coordinated by the Interuniversity Centre for Research and Development Monitoring (ECOOM).
The BOF-key is an interuniversity distributing mechanism providing the universities with significant financial resources for stimulating academic scientific research.
Data provision for patent and spin-off parameters of the IOF key
The 3% note describes to what extent Flanders approaches the European goal of spending 3% of its Gross Domestic Product on Research and Development (R&D).
The Research & Development Survey measures the research and development activities of companies.
The Innovation Survey measures the innovation efforts of companies.
The Flemish Academic Bibliography for the Social Sciences and Humanities (VABB-SHW) is a database of academic publications from the social sciences and humanities written and authored by researchers affiliated to Flemish universities.
The results of the biennial update of the HRRF are reported in the basis indicators and key figures.
Biliometric screening of candidate experts for the Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO).
ECOOM - KU Leuven regularly performs bibliometric and technometric studies for research centers in Flanders on behalf of the Flemish government.
Besides re-current tasks, ECOOM also engages in contract research projects.