Project title: “Transnational Cluster Cooperation active on Agro – food, based on Smart Specialization Approach in Danube region”
Interreg Danube Transnational Programme, 2nd Call for Proposal
Project Acronym: Danube S3 Cluster
Programme Priority – PA 1 – Innovative and socially responsible Danube region
Programme specific objective – SO1.1 Improve framework conditions for innovation
Project duration: 36 months – 01/2018 -12/2020
Project budget: 1,928,041.00 €

Project addresses the major territorial challenge of the Danube area – the unbalanced distribution of innovation performances between Western part of the region with a high level of development and the Eastern part that is lagging behind.
Project aims to generate a significant change by developing Danube S3 Cluster Strategy and Programme based on Quadruple Helix involvement as transnational strategic documents focused on exploiting the linkages between mutually reinforcing specialization areas across sectors.
The result of the project is also testing of the strategy by 5 pilot initiatives in 4 cross-cutting themes (market intelligence, open innovation, business models for circular economy and healthy food) that are interconnected and able to generate new innovative project ideas and feeding into EU Strategy fo Danube Region.

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Project is co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)

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