On 29th and 30th of March 2018, KEPA’s European Programmes Department executives, held a series of B2B meetings in Athens, with representatives from the National Stakeholder Group.
The aim of the meetings was to inform the stakeholder organisations about the project’s developments and to discuss about the “Good practices of financial support”, which were identified by the project partners and could be exploited by the Greek authorities.
Moreover, during their B2B meetings with representatives from the General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT) and of the Managing Authority of the Operational Programme «Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation» (EPAnEK), KEPA’s executives received updated information concerning the implementation and the planning of activities of the involved Ministries related to including Design into the focused policy instruments and into the content of the activities.
KEPA also actively participated in the “Open Consultation for Smart Specialization» event, which was held on Friday, March 30, by the General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT) aiming to present the results of the first cycle of the program «Research-Create-Innovate» and assessing its targeting.
For more information on the project «Desing4Innovation», please visit the official website of the project. For KEPA’s activities in the context of the project, please click here.