WIDER – Green Growing of SMEs:

Innovation and Development in the Energy Sector in the Mediterranean Area

Partnership

MED Programme:
www.programmemed.eu

SVIM – Sviluppo Marche S.p.A., Development Company of the Marche Region:
www.svimspa.it
ACCIÓ – The Catalan Company Support Agency:
www.acc10.cat
MEDIC@LPS – World-class centre for smart medical technologies:
www.medicalps.eu
Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry:
www.ebeth.gr
CRES – Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving:
www.cres.gr
Development Centre of the Heart of Slovenia:
www.razvoj.si
University of Algarve:
www.ualg.pt
Central European Initiative:
www.cei.int
IASP – International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation, Spain:
www.iasp.ws
SERDA – Sarajevo Economic Region Development Agency:
www.serda.ba

PAST CALLS

1st February 2014 - CALL for INNOVATION VOUCHER

The aim of the voucher was to fund innovation projects that allow the SMEs repositioning on the market towards the eco-smart-housing for elderly taking into account the energy aspect and end user approach.

KEY FEATURES

  • Encourage businesses to look outside their network for new knowledge
  • Available for start-ups and micro, small and medium sized businesses from Algarve, Catalonia, Rhone-Alphes, Marche, Slovenia, Sarajevo Macroregion, Central Macedonia.
  • € 350.000 fund to help stimulate innovation in emerging sector: eco-smart housing for elderly
  • Managed at regional level by the WIDER pilot partners.


The TERMS OF REFERENCE here available set the general rules of the transnational scheme of innovation voucher for the WIDER audience.


SMEs wishing to apply had to refer to the information and documents available on the WIDER partner website of the region they are eligible to apply:

SVIM – Sviluppo Marche SpA
Text for Innovation Voucher Call
MEDIC@LPS Text for Innovation Voucher Call
Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce Text for Innovation Voucher Call
University of Algarve Text for Innovation Voucher Call
Development Centre of the Heart of Slovenia Text for Innovation Voucher Call
SERDA Sarajevo Economic Region Development Agency www.serda.ba
ACC10 Text for Innovation Voucher Call


All the seven WIDER pilot partner launched at local level their regional call for proposal for innovation voucher at the end of February 2014.

The DEADLINE to receive the application was May 31st 2014.
For more information about the eco-smart housing please find below some useful links and docs:

TIMING FOR A CALL

Launch date February 2014
Closing date May 2014
Assessment June - July 2014
Contracting phase August - September 2014
Implementation October 2014 - April 2015
Final Service Report April-May 2015
Payment May-June 2015

The whole text: CALL FOR INNOVATION VOUCHER

WIDER TRANSNATIONAL LIST OF KNOWLEDGE PROVIDERS

1st October 2013 - CALL for EXPRESSION of INTEREST

Call for expression of Interest: Subject: WIDER project - MED Programme: WP4 Pilot Action/EoI for KP/S Constitution of a transnational list of Knowledge Providers/Suppliers for the implementation of Transnational Innovation Voucher among Mediterranean regions

The WIDER project launched a Call for Expressions of Interest (Call for EoI) with the aim of selecting Knowledge Providers/Suppliers (KP/S) for the constitution of a transnational list of expertise that will support the implementation of Innovation Voucher helping SMEs to close the innovation gap.

Deadline for receipt of expression of interest was 31st May 2014

The whole text: CALL for EXPRESSION of INTEREST

Candidates used the forms that are available by the project partners:

SVIM - Sviluppo Marche S.p.A., Development Company of the Marche Region, Italy: Text for Call for Eol (right corner)
ACCIÓ - The Catalan Company Support Agency, Spain: Text for Call for Eol
MEDICALPS - World-class centre for smart medical technologies, France: Text for Call for Eol
Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Greece: Text for Call for Eol
Development Centre of the Heart of Slovenia, Slovenia: Text for Call for Eol
University of Algarve, Portugal: Text for Call for Eol
SERDA - Sarajevo Economic Region Development Agency, Bosnia and Herzegovina: Text for Call for Eol