Partners in project METRIS PLUS:
Istrian development agency (IDA), Croatia
Region of Istria, Croatia
Regional Agency for the Development of Small and Medium size Enterprises "Alma Mons" Ltd., Serbia
SVIM - The Development Company of Marche Region, Italy
UIP - University development centre and university incubator of Primorska, Slovenia
SERDA - Sarajevo Economic Region Development Agency, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Associates in project METRIS PLUS:
Polytechnic Professional School in Pula, Croatia
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, Croatia
The Project aims to enhance research and innovation capacity of the Adriatic Cross-Border Region through joint research projects and cooperation between institutions in the public, private, academic and research sector. The specific objective is to strengthen scientific , technological and research capacity in the border areas of the eco – innovation and support initiatives to develop eco-innovative technologies in wastewater treatment systems.
Project activities are implemented through the following work packages:
- crossborder project management and coordination;
- communication and dissemination;
- state of the art analyses of wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) situations in the partnership regions;
- cross-border joint innitiatives coordination;
- research and innovation methodology definition;
- pilot action- Environmental research: creation of concept and prototype of eco-innovative wastewater treatment plant;
- transfer of know-how;
- internal evaluation and quality insurance
Project title: METRIS PLUS
Boosting Research and Innovation Potential of the Adriatic Cross-border Area in a Joint Research Initiative led by Metris Research Centre
Project METRIS PLUS is aprooved for funding under the second component of the IPA Adriatic Cross-Border Cooperation Programme (Priority 1 Economic, Social and Institutional Cooperation, Measure 1.1. Research and Innovation).
Lead partner is the Istrian Development Agency and partners are Region of Istria, SVIM Regional Development Agency of Marche Region (Italy), UIP University development center and university incubator of Primorska (Slovenia), SERDA Sarajevo Regional Development Agency (BiH), Alma Mons –Regional Agency for the Development of Small and Medium size Enterprises, Novi sad (Serbia).
Associates in the project are: Polytechnic Pula – University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture.
The total project value is 1.768.374,00 €.
The project is co-financed by the European Union trough the IPA Adriatic Cross-Border Cooperation Programme with amount of 1.503.117,90 € (85%).
Implementation period: 36 months