2010 - 2013

Content and Objectives
Cooperation for Qualification and Dissemination of Innovation Assistant Networks is an INTERREG project that aims to develop and implement cross-border innovation management in companies in North and South Tyrol.

For this purpose, Standortagentur Tirol developed the "Innovation Assistant" programme and has been running it with growing success for six years. The "Innovation Assistant" model is being expanded and gradually taken to a European level.

  • Develop a network of innovation assistants by providing workshops and exchanging experience
  • Gradual expansion of the network to a cross-border i.e. European level
  • Develop and further develop qualification programmes for innovation and cooperation management
  • Initiate pilot projects to encourage innovation and cooperation


Funding programme

INTERREG IV A, Austria-Italy

Project duration
February 2010 – August 2013

Lead partner
Tiroler Zukunftsstiftung (AT)

Project partners
Chamber of Commerce of Bolzano (IT)
TIS Techno Innovation South Tyrol (IT)

Johannes Rohm
Projekt Manager Business support 

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