On the 24th and 25th of October, ASOI, DIVA coordinator participated, along with 12 other ongoing Innosup projects, in two meetings in Brussels to share experiences and good practices between clusters.

On the 24th of October, Nicolas N’Guyen The, coordinator of DIVA and Lydia Brunault, Project manager of DIVA, both from ASOI, have taken part to a meeting with the 13 ongoing Innosup project with EASME and DG Grow from European Commission to share valuable experience about H2020 Innosup projects. Discussions were about how to build new crosssectoral & crossregional strategic partnership with clusters and how to support innovative projects by SMEs.

On the nest day, they took part in a partnering event bringing together about 100 representatives from the 52 European Cluster Partnerships to exchange experience and gather good practices. It gathers European Strategic Cluster Partnerships for Going International (25 ESCP-4i), for smart specialisation investments (9 ESCP-S3) and for cluster excellence (5 cluster excellence projects) supported under COSME and 13 INNOSUP-1 cluster projects for new industrial value chains supported under Horizon2020. The event is organised by the European Observatory for Clusters and Industrial Change for DG GROW and EASME.