TandemCountries: Belgium, France
Interreg IVA - France-Wallonie-Vlaanderen
- Cross-border economic development
- ICT, postal services and telecommunications [fr]
- Research and innovation
Lead partner: POM West-Vlaanderen (the economic development agency for the Province of West Flanders)
The project aims at supporting the development of a cross-border knowledge strategy. It does this by fostering exchanges between French and Flemish hubs of competitiveness and excellence, clusters and centres of expertise in important and cutting-edge sectors identified for the two regional economies: ICT and imaging, food and health, textiles and new materials, transport and logistics, and clean technologies.
- Nord France Innovation Développement (NFID)
- OCWest – Ondernemerscentra West-Vlaanderen (West Flanders entrepreneurs’ centre)
Development of a cross-border knowledge strategy by strengthening the centres of expertise in their role as interfaces between academic institutions and businesses with the potential to innovate.
Creation of cross-border “tandems” between centres of expertise and academic institutions in order to support innovative businesses.
More information on the project factsheet from the handbook “Cross-Border economic development”, MOT 2015.
2 741 163 €
1 392 970 €