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Priority 1 - Innovation Networks

ATCLUSTERS | ATLANT-KIS | ATVENTURE | AUXNAVALIA | CANTATA2 | NEA2 | RETHE | WINATLANTIC

 

Project

ATCLUSTERS

Lead Partner 

Instituto Gallego de Promoción Económica (IGAPE), ES 

Partners Countries

ES (3), FR (1), IE (1), PT (1)

Budget / ERDF

1.161.042 € / 754.677,15 €

Summary

The main objective is to explore real possibilities of transnational cooperation among clusters in the Atlantic Area (existing or under creation ones), and in connecting them together in order to facilitate their development at EU and international level.

Project

ATLANT-KIS

Lead Partner 

Departamento de Innovación, Empresa y Empleo, Gobierno de Navarra, ES

Partners Countries

ES (2), FR (1), IE (3), PT (1), UK (1)

Budget / ERDF

2.363.666 € /  1.536.381 €

 Summary

The overall goal is to enhance the Knowledge and Technology Transfer and innovation processes on SMEs through the promotion and co-operation of Knowledge Intensive Services (KIS) at the Atlantic Area.

Project

ATVENTURE

Lead Partner 

Centro Europeo de Empresas e Innovación del Principado de Asturias, ES

Partners Countries

ES (3), FR (1), IE (1), PT (1), UK (1)

Budget / ERDF

1.361.824 € / 885.185,60 €

 Summary

Aims to improve Venture Capital markets in regions outside main financial centers and their use and contribution to Research & Development activities.

Project

AUXNAVALIA

Lead Partner 

Fundación para o Fomento da Calidade Industrial e o Desenvolvimento Tecnolóxico de Galicia, ES

Partners Countries

ES (2), PT (2), UK (2)

Budget / ERDF

1.601.191 € / 1.040.774 €

Summary

The general objective is to improve competitiveness of the marine shipbuilding ancillary services industry, by implementing resources and activities that improve their innovation capacity.

Project

CANTATA2

Lead Partner 

Denbighshire County Council, UK

Partners Countries

ES (1), FR (1), IE (1), PT (1), UK (1)

Budget / ERDF

2.279.984 € / 1.481.989 €

Summary

Focus on tourism development, connecting SMEs and exploring networks in order to exploit local potential and improve competitiveness.  It seeks innovative ways of developing products, training and marketing and routes to market.  Real and genuine local tourism experiences, ‘slow tourism’.

Project

NEA2

Lead Partner 

Conseil Régional de Bretagne, FR

Partners Countries

ES (7), FR (8), IE (2), PT (3), UK (3)

Budget / ERDF

4.721.136 € / 3.068.737 €

Summary

Aims to develop a cutting-edge water-sports sector within the AA, which differs from what is done in this domain in the international arena by its exemplary implementation, by delivering: economic innovation and performance, protection and development of the environment, quality of life and social cohesion.

Project

RETHE

Lead Partner 

LAN EKINTZA-BILBAO,S.A, ES

Partners Countries

ES (2), FR (1), IE (1), PT (1), UK (1)

Budget / ERDF

1. 930.447 € / 1.254.790 €

Summary

The Rethinking Entrepreneurship project sets out to create in the Atlantic Area a network of organizations involved in promoting entrepreneurship which will contribute to lowering the existing differential with other more dynamic parts of the EU and to adopt a new model of entrepreneurship with which it will be possible to provide new support services and tools for entrepreneurs and start-ups.

Project

WINATLANTIC

Lead Partner 

Ouest Atlantic, FR

Partners Countries

ES (2), FR (3), IE (2), PT (3), UK (1)

Budget / ERDF

2.949.019 € / 1.916.862 €

Summary

The goal of this project is to help redirect the economies of regions in the Atlantic Area and develop their endogenous regional potential, by implementing an action to stimulate the internationalization of Innovative Start-ups and SMEs (ISS) in these territories.

  

 

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