FLAME Future Laboratories

The partners have recognised the need to support SMEs in internationalising their activities and improving their innovation potential by enabling them to commercialise MS&E innovations and thus widening out their activities on a transnational level. This goal will be achieved by developing and testing a new model for integrated transnational cooperation, the so called "Future Laboratory".

3 MS&E Future Laboratories (Labs) will be physically established. The locations, that host these three drop-in-centres for intersted SMEs are:

During the implementation of the Future Labs the trained Facilitation Coaches act as intermediaries between SMEs, start-ups, entrepreneurs, spin-offs and RTD institutions, universities, public authorities etc. in order to enable them to internationalise their services and broaden their network on a transnational basis to uncover new fields of cooperation and synergies.