ECO has recently been awarded as a consortium partner led by International Development Ireland a 3-year contract by the European Union to provide Technical Assistance to the Izmir Network and Innovation Centre (NIC) in Turkey.
The main objective of this contract is to contribute to the socio-economic development of the Izmir region through training, consultancy and networking activities. The aim is to enhance the commercialization and internationalization of innovative products by fostering networks and strategic partnerships among the relevant stakeholders.
The target is to achieve the following results by the end of the project:
- Enhanced capacity of target groups.
- Increased commercialization and internationalization levels.
- Establishment of a national and international partnership and networking structure for commercialization.