Interreg Europe monitoring committee has conditionally approved 64 projects out of 261 applications received in the first call for proposals. Research and higher education monitoring and analysis center of Lithuania (MOSTA) will take part in two projects.
The first one is INnovation and Knowledge for REgional Actions and SystEms. Lead partner: Emilia-Romagna Region, Italy.
The project aims at improving innovation delivery capacity of participating regions: the main goal is to mainstream, into the different regional strategies of partners, policies and tools to increase the capacities of the various innovation ecosystems, reinforce the collaboration between research and business communities and exploit the economic valorisation processes of research results.
Project will continue 60 months and budget is 2,042,041 euro.
The second one is Public Policy Living Laboratory. Lead partner: Ministry of Economics, Labour and Ports - Free Hanseatic City Bremen, Germany
The project applies interregional policy learning and exchange of experience on important aspects influencing the regional innovation ecosystems in the field of advanced materials. One of the concrete aims is to improve policy instruments supporting innovation ecosystem of advanced materials by supporting RTD projects, cooperation between science and industry, and creation of infrastructures, and by mobilizing actors to improve innovation ecosystems, networks and processes.
Project will continue 48 months. And budget is 1,963,669 euro.