Mainstreaming Innovative Instruments for SME development in Europe


Patras Science Park in Valencia for i-creo


A visit exchange of Patras Science Park staff with the local stakeholders of the good practice i-Creo was held on the 22nd and 23rd July 2010 in IMPIVA, Valencia. The purpose of the visit was to present and better understand the implementation of the good practice, the methodology and results of “I-Creo”. IMPIVA hosted the […] ( » )

Aug, 6 2010 Comments Closed | Meetings, News, Western Greece

The Hungarian Pole Program and its effects on the cluster development


The Hungarian Pole Program is a comprehensive economic development program funded by Structural Fund sources with strong focus on the 8 pole cities in Hungary (Budapest, Miskolc, Debrecen, Szeged, Pécs, Székesfehérvár, Veszprém, Győr) and cluster development. Objectives of the Pole Program will be reached through the improvement of the business environment and cluster development. ( » )

Nov, 23 2009 Comments Closed | Clusters, Észak-Alföld, Good Practices, News

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

Clusters Programme in Veneto


The practice consists of a specific programme to foster and support the development of productive clusters and SMEs networks. ( » )

Jun, 1 2009 Comments Closed | Clusters, Good Practices, Veneto

Starting Point Flevoland / Stimulating Entrepreneurship


Starterspunt Flevoland is concerned with increasing both quantity and quality and address the policy lines of ‘Knowledge, Awareness and Skills’ and ‘Infrastructure and facilities for starters’. Starterspunt Flevoland is a joint initiative of the provincial authority, the six local authority areas (‘municipalities’) within the province and the Flevoland Chamber of Commerce. The provincial authority is […] ( » )

Jun, 1 2009 Comments Closed | Extending entrepreneurship, Flevoland, Good Practices