THE NEXT SOCIETY Cluster Booster Track achievements presented at UfM meeting
November 23, 2018
The partners of THE NEXT SOCIETY initiative, amongst them ACCIÓ and ANIMA Investment Network, will present the achievements of the “cluster” wing of the project, the Cluster Booster Track, and draw an initial assessment of recent activity at the UfM meeting on 3 December in Barcelona.
The speakers will look back on the diagnosis for the 26 South Mediterranean cluster managers, their first Benchmarking Visit & Training organized in Barcelona on 19-23 November 2018 and the official launch of the i-Community collaborative network.
The meeting will be a work-group on industrial cooperation. Representatives of the ministry of industry, of the private sector and of other member countries will be present on the occasion, especially from Southern countries, and a “cluster” focus is planned.
THE NEXT SOCIETY is an open community of change makers engaged in innovation and economic development. It aims at reinforcing innovation ecosystems and fostering value creation as well as pushing forward concrete solutions for a shared prosperity in the Mediterranean and tomorrow in Africa. It brings together entrepreneurs, investors, corporates, NGOs, public and private innovation, research and economic development hubs from Europe and the Mediterranean countries. It gathers already a large network of over 300 business & innovation, research and investment organisations, 2,500 international SMEs and entrepreneurs from 30 countries.