Cross-sectoral approach-new challenge for ICT clusters
Project lifetime: 02.06.2011. – 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.