EU funded projects in BiH

Mechanism for fostering innovation in South East Europe (FINNO)

PROJECT DETAILS

Sectors Regional and territorial cooperation
EU Acquis chapters Other issues
Programme Funding Year 2008
Value €59,075
Periods of implementation 2012
Locations GRUDE, ŠIROKI BRIJEG, LJUBUŠKI, POSUŠJE

Results

Common Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) structure developed; Self-Assessment Tool (SAT) for measuring Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS); Capacity building activities for application of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) tool for partners and stakeholders performed; Application of Self-Assessment Tool (SAT) in 30 companies; Analysis of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) in SEE region; Analysis of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard for Canton 10 and region Herzegovina (BiH); Action plan based on Western Balkans Regional R&D Strategy for Innovation for Canton 10; Established FINNO committee for cooperation and fostering innovation in SEE region.

SUMMARY

SEE countries elaborate and implement the innovation policies with various level of effectiveness. There is a lack of cooperation, capacity and common understanding of innovation performance, policies and supporting instruments in the region. The aim of the FINNO project has been contribute to better productivity and achieve more comparable level of innovativeness between countries in the SEE region. Target groups included in the project were ministries, innovation agencies, research organisations, etc.

RESULTS

Common Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) structure developed; Self-Assessment Tool (SAT) for measuring Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS); Capacity building activities for application of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) tool for partners and stakeholders performed; Application of Self-Assessment Tool (SAT) in 30 companies; Analysis of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard (TIAS) in SEE region; Analysis of Technology Innovation Assessment Scoreboard for Canton 10 and region Herzegovina (BiH); Action plan based on Western Balkans Regional R&D Strategy for Innovation for Canton 10; Established FINNO committee for cooperation and fostering innovation in SEE region.