The COSME “Cluster Go International” European Call for Entries aims to promote the internationalization of European SMEs on non-EU markets through the creation of transnational meta-clusters called “ESCP-European Strategic Cluster Partnership”, capable of developing: (Strand 1) preparatory activities aimed at defining a joint internationalization strategy between Clusters and the related Roadmaps; (Strand 2) activities to implement the joint strategy and roadmap, bringing companies to the markets in practice.
The PERES project is coordinated by DITECFER and brings together the Railway Clusters of France (i-Trans), Germany (BTS), Great Britain (Rail Alliacne) and South-Eastern Europe (BSN-RCSEE).
The project is part of “Strand 1”, therefore aims to carry out the preparatory activities in 18 months to reach a “European Strategic Cluster Partnership” with permanent legal form and dedicated to the internationalization of companies operating in the railway sector, with particular reference to SMEs .
The project, worth € 317,000 and with a contribution of € 200,000 from the European Union (63%), runs from 1 January 2018 to 30 June 2019.
For more information you can:
– visit website
– visit the dedicated page on the Europea Cluster Collaboration Platform
– follow the @PeresRailwayBiz Twitter account