Mainstreaming Innovative Instruments for SME development in Europe


Mainstreaming Ideas to Assist Exchanges


Discussions in the 3rd Creative Workshop in Manchester, December 2010, identified a number of thoughts for consideration on how mainstreaming of the Good Practices might be achieved. Download the ideas for mainstreaming here. ( » )

Apr, 1 2011 Comments Closed | Clusters, Észak-Alföld, Extending entrepreneurship, Featured, Financial instruments, Flevoland, Good Practices, Internationalisation, Knowledge transfer, Maramures, Mid Sweden, News, North West England, Support for innovation, Valencia Region, Veneto, Western Greece



On July 29th 2010 an exchange visit was held in Veneto in order to deepen the “Cluster Programme”, the good practice selected by the Maramures Region and exported by Veneto Innovazione and the Veneto Region. ( » )

Aug, 16 2010 Comments Closed | Clusters, Good Practices, Maramures, Meetings, Veneto

Catalogue of good practices


The 8 Mini Europe partners have collected their regional good practices in the field of  innovation, promoting entrepreneurship, cluster development and so on. Apart from the good practice descrition, the catalogue also contains a judgement on the transferability of the practices. The practices are now available here:  Mini Europe good practice catalogue update May 2011 ( » )

Feb, 10 2010 Comments Closed | Észak-Alföld, Featured, Flevoland, Good Practices, Knowledge transfer, Maramures, Mid Sweden, North West England, Regions, Valencia Region, Veneto, Western Greece

Veneto – Valencia: exchange of good practices


Venice, December 3rd-4th 2009 – Valencia and Veneto delegations met together to discuss the“Financial Engineering ” and “Clusters Programme” good practices. ( » )

Dec, 22 2009 Comments Closed | Clusters, Featured, Financial instruments, Good Practices, News, Valencia Region, Veneto

Innovation Infrastructures – First MINI EUROPE thematic conference in Venice.


INNOVATION INFRASTUCTURES – First MINI EUROPE thematic conference in Venice. On September 18th 2009 more than 60 participants have had the chance to share their views and programmes and to compare the different innovation infrastructures models and practices running in several European regions. ( » )

Oct, 20 2009 Comments Closed | Events, Featured, Veneto