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EU-Japan region & cluster cooperation - MINERVA Report

The report EU-Japan region & cluster cooperation authored by Réka Lóczi, a result of a research conducted under the Minerva Fellowship scheme at the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, aims at providing an analysis of the practices, successes and challenges of existing EU-Japan region &...
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Call for Applications: Nanotech Cluster/SME Mission

The EU-Japan Centre is calling for applications for the next matchmaking mission to Japan targeting the nanotech sector(s), organised alongside the International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference in Tokyo. Mission dates: 28 - 31 January 2020 - Application deadline: 17 October 2019 This...
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Third Cluster Congress in Colombia - 19-20 September 2018

INNcluster 2018 will be held in September in Bucaramanga, this will be a space that will facilitate the exchange of knowledge, good international practices, representative experiences, the creation of strategic projects and the identification of trends on competitive development based on cluster...
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European clusters are called to move away from being “clusters-as-usual” to becoming “clusters of change”

An interview with Bianca Dragomir, cluster manager of AVAESEN and European Cluster Manager of the Year 2016-2018. ECCP: Bianca, you are the cluster manager of AVAESEN and also elected as the European Cluster Manager of the Year 2016-2018. I remember how you succeeded to convince a crowded audience...
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France Clusters training workshop in Brussels on 13-14 September 2018

POSITION YOUR CLUSTER IN A EUROPEAN DIMENSION AND LEARN HOW TO GRASP NEW OPPORTUNITIES! The training workshop has the general goals to teach participants how to grasp the opportunities Europe has to offer for clusters and competitiveness pôles and will address topics such as: - How to develop a...
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Bringing Start-up Alliance in the spotlight: a cluster organisation dedicated to boosting start-ups in Korea

Korea is well-known for its big conglomerate such as Samsung, LG Group or Hyundai. Aside of these giants, start-ups are also blooming, supported by the Start up Alliance. This alliance was created in 2013 by Naver (the South Korean search portal) and the Ministry of Science, ICT, and Future Planning...
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ECCP Expert Talks Webinar : The funding mix for cluster organisations

Guest expert: Gerd Meier zu Köcker, Founder of the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis Following the interest expressed by the ECCP cluster community to exchange more through direct interaction, we create the ECCP Expert Talks Webinar Series. These are regular webinars, as a virtual space for...
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ECCP welcomes the first Gold Label Mexican cluster organisation!

Just in time for its 10th anniversary, the Cluster Automotriz de Nuevo Leon, A.C. (CLAUT) recently received the prestigious Gold Label awarded by the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis (ESCA). It is a recognition for the high-quality cluster management processes in place, rewarding the...
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Knowledge-Driven Entrepreneurship

"Clusters can be likened to the living organisms in the rainforest populated by a vast number of species with wide range, such as the parasite, the predator, the symbiont, and the table companion. In the rainforest internal design, which means relationships, is what is valuable. The quality of...
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Registration open for the European Cluster Conference 2016!

The European Commission’s Directorate General for the Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs and the European Cluster Observatory team are pleased to invite you to register to the European Cluster Conference 2016. The conference will be held in Brussels on December 1st -2nd, 2016 at...
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SAVE THE DATE for the European Cluster Conference 2016!

Brussels, 30th November – 2nd December 2016 The European Commission’s Directorate General for the Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs is pleased to announce that the European Cluster Conference 2016 will be held in Brussels on the 30th of November – 2nd of December 2016. The...
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EU-US Cluster Matchmaking Event: Opportunities for Collaboration and Growth

High level policy presence and active participation of over 70 EU and US clusters and economic development organisations (EDOs) made the EU-US Cluster Matchmaking Event at Hannover Messe, Germany, on 25-26 April 2016 a great success With over 140 bilateral meetings between EU clusters and U.S...