Projects

“Cross-sectoral approach-new challenge for ICT clusters" - Latvian IT Cluster takes part in the Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for Business and Industry 2009-2013

Project title: “Cross-sectoral approach-new challenge for ICT clusters"

Project starts: 02.06.2011.
Project ends: 02.06.2012. 

The project is planning cooperation visits to Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Iceland.

About the Nordic-Baltic Mobility and Network Programme for Business and Industry:
Programme gives financial support to different stakeholders in the fields of business and industry to carry out study visits, internships, on the job training or network and cluster facilitating activities in Baltic or Nordic countries, as appropriate, with the aim to strengthen cooperation within the priority areas of the programme.

The programme is established for the period 2009-2013 to promote and strengthen economic cooperation, entrepreneurship and innovation opportunities in the NB8 countries (Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden). The overall goal is to increase the global competitive power of the region.

The purpose of the programme:

  • Promotion of regional business development and cluster cooperation
  • promotion of networking cooperation on innovative projects
  • experience exchange on best practices in respect of business practice, business culture and business ethics as well as harmonisation of rules and standards, particularly in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • coordination of joint Nordic-Baltic utilisation of different EU funds and project finansing
  • technology transfer for mutual benefit
  • support of long term activities.

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