EU-funded INTECMED inaugurates its Regional Innovation Facility in Tunisia
June 21, 2022
The 2nd Steering Committee of INTECMED took place in Hammamet, Nabeul in Tunisia, where the CapBon Chamber of Commerce (Project Partner) was the host. The two-day meeting, which took place also in a hybrid manner, was attended by representatives of all partners from Greece, Tunisia, Spain, and Egypt.
In this framework, during the stay of the project team, the inauguration of the Tunisian Regional Innovation Facility Center took place, while the representatives of the Chamber of Achaia had the opportunity to meet the people working there as well as to have a tour of the hub that was created, in the facilities of Technopolis of Bor Cedria city, under the responsibility of the National Research Organization of Tunisia (ANPR), partner of the project.
The whole corporate scheme was satisfied with the work of the 2nd Steering committee meeting, while as planned, the next Meeting of the project will take place in Alexandria, Egypt during the Fall of 2022.
The main objective of the EU-funded INTECMED project is to develop an integrated innovation ecosystem at the local level to support technology transfer and commercialisation of research results, in order to improve the linkages between the various innovation players, notably the science system and higher education, the government (especially at a local level), the private sector (mainly SMEs), and also the citizens.