Agency: European Commission | Branch: H2020 | Program: SGA-CSA | Phase: INNOVATION | Award Amount: 97.38K | Year: 2015
This action will establish and provide the innovation support services addressing in general Croatian SMEs with significant innovation activities and in particular the beneficiaries of the SME instrument. This action will provide continuation of the SSBI-CRO-KAM proposal which is currently implemented under the remit of H2020 for the period of 2014. In particular defining innovation support packages (84 of them and shared between partners based on the needs analysis) for: Key Account Management (KAM) of successful SME Instrument applicants to identify bottlenecks to creation of economic impact in companies benefiting from grants by Horizon 2020, Enhancing client SMEs capacity to manage innovation processes increasing their efficiency and effectiveness. Project partners UniSt, TPV, Tera and HAMAG-BICRO will each individually provide number of service packages according to the analysis of regional needs (regional coverage, number and readiness of clients). Envisaged outcome of this action is to provide services to about 84 SMEs in 2015-2016, including all beneficiaries of support under the Horizon 2020 SME instrument.
Agency: European Commission | Branch: FP7 | Program: CSA-CA | Phase: ENV.2010.5.1.0-2 | Award Amount: 804.27K | Year: 2011
PROCEED focuses on the communication and dissemination of environmental research results and practices originating in Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) towards industry, policy makers and public and private research centres (including Academia),with the aim to enhance the uptake of research results and foster the participation of CEEC in EU-funded research projects through S&T cooperation with other European partners. The specific research sectors on which PROCEED will focus are Air pollution,Chemical pollution, Environmental Technologies. The partners will create a data base of all innovative environmental research practices and results originating in CEEC and will lead a SWOT analysis of the existing channels and tools used to communicate environmental research results in Europe with specific focus to Academia, policy makers and industry. The PROCEED communication system will be made of personal communication in national and international workshops and a web 2.0-based research social network, an interactive communication channel specifically targeted at creating research opportunities Among other, results will be the signing of TT agreements and the collaborative participation in FP environment project proposals The project partnership covers 9 CEEC (6 new Member States and 3 Associated countries) and 3 EU-15 Member states All 12 project countries are represented by at least one partner member of the Enterprise Europe Network which will be the main communication channel in the project, with its 600 members present in all European countries and beyond (including China and United States) and an extended network of contacts and partners. Partners will engage other EEN members, the Fp7 National Contact Points Network and other relevant FP7 coordination and support actions to create an integrated communication system. Partners will plan the exploitation of the project after its lifetime through the integration of PROCEED tools in the EEN activities.
Agency: European Commission | Branch: H2020 | Program: CSA | Phase: INNOSUP | Award Amount: 22.54K | Year: 2014
Establishing services enhancing the innovation management capacity of SMEs in the Enterprise Europe Network Croatia