COMPETE IN tackles SMEs’ internationalization: a key issue for SMEs growth at global scale that still present weaknesses, mainly due to high investments required and uncertainty of investments’ effectiveness. Regions can tackle this, by supporting SMEs’ internationalization via the international relations that each city/regions build, and by leveraging on the proximity they have to the territory. COMPETE IN will improve regional policies on internationalization of territories as a new approach to support EU SMEs’ engagement in international markets.
The largest European network providing advisory support and information for businesses in the SME sector and research institutions. The network provides support services including: activity in the international market, technology transfer, organization of brokerage meetings, trade missions, seminars, conferences, trainings and workshops. Enterprise Europe Network offers the opportunity to take advantage of Europe's largest database of technology and business offers and requests. Enterprise Europe Network offers also a consultancy in Horizon 202 Research and Innovation programme (selection of the calls, searching for partners, etc. )
Medicine Observatory carried out by GAPR allows to a quick and easy access to expertise in strategic technology area by (among others) the publication of annual reports, analysis of innovative potentials of the region and organization of specialized workshops and, as well as by providing an access to experts database.
National Innovative Network - highly specialized advisory proinnovative services dedicated to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises seated in Poland. GAPR’s advisory is related to the audit of innovation and consultancy in the implementation of innovation.