Information Catalyst (ICE) is a UK SME. Founded in the late 1990s, ICE started as a specialist consultancy assisting partners on commercial, RTD, software development and RDI activity. Its domain is sector generic but is orientated towards the business integration, decision support, data value and project management. ICE is an SME providing support and services to leading organisations such as TIE, Vintura, Riverland, EAN International, Offis, the European Standards Institute (CEN), Ascora, and the European Commission. Key ICE personnel have been active in multiple large-scale EU projects, including as coordinator, project manager and WP/Tasks leads. In addition ICE personnel have been active in multiple voluntary bodies; for example: Big Data Value Association (BDVA) where ICE’s CEO was the inaugural Secretary General; SME Board member of the Networked Software and Service Initiative (NESSI) where it has also been Steering Committee vice-chair and is currently the SME lead; several standardisation initiatives in ISO and CEN/ISSS, such as ISO10303-236, eBiz-TCF, funStep, etc. ICE also has an affiliated entity, 99% owned, Information Catalyst SL (ICE-ES) based in Calp, Spain.