ITC - Innovation Technology Cluster Murska Sobota
ITC - Inovacijsko Tehnološki Grozd Murska Sobota / ITC
ITC’s vision is to become internationally recognised and leading Slovenian cluster in the areas of bio economy, smart agriculture, innovative food production and food distribution systems and similar smart specialization areas.
ITC acts as regional technology transfer intermediate, innovation center and business support cluster, with experts having strong international references, network of Institutions and extensive experience in conducting EU funded projects and other projects linked with rural development. Our membership consists of: Target groups (mainly SMEs, such as farmers, food processors, farmer associations, digital transformation solution providers) and Stakeholders, such as Research organizations, Regional public authorities and Sectoral agencies, Interest groups and NGO’s.
ITC cluster is a founder and main administration office of the European Digital Innovation Hub - DIH AGRIFOOD, bringing together Slovenian and European research and development expertise in the field of Agriculture Food production & processing and food supply. The goal of DIH AGRIFOOD is to represent a One-Stop-Shop, providing services to organizations through a Multi-Actor Approach (MAA) cooperation in order to provide safe, sustainable and quality food, while considering economic, environmental and social aspects and implications of food production and delivery. DIH AGRIFOOD membership includes more than 800 organizations (reaching to more than 6.000 European organizations), involving the eco-system of more than 25 projects, 2 Thematic Networks, 20 Living labs, 50 European DIHs and 80 Business Support Organizations. Altogether, the DIH AGRIFOOD is based on strong facilitation of 20 trained facilitators from 7 countries.
5Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
8Other Ecosystem Actors