JNP is a technology and management consulting company, committed to delivering professional services in the area of Information Communication Technology and related disciplines. JNP's founding members specialize in the Information and Communication Technology sector, and their consultancy services cover Research and Regional Development Policies, Innovation Management, Strategic Planning and Project Management. The founding members of the company have a long track record in successfully leading interdisciplinary, multi-national, high-risk, research & technology development projects. JNP's founders have been employed by major international organisations, for both industrial and research activities, and have been especially active in the electronic infrastructures field. As such JNP can offer a diverse, global perspective in technology and management, as well as a highly professional approach in dealing with complex, large-scale European endeavours. JNP has carried out the EARNEST foresight study on the subject of impact assessment and benchmarking (the Research and Education Development Index).