Call for Cluster Cooperation projects



• Activities for knowledge accumulation and flow through

• In cooperation with other partners

• Aimed at exploiting common opportunities/challenges



New knowledge build up/use across the domain boundaries and / or to complete the value chain, find additional partners, use additional skills, … that are not present within the own innovation cluster or can only be realised through collaboration


More specifically, this call is aimed at:

• Projects that have the potential to generate results and impact in the short term (2 to 3 years) at the FLAG members

• Projects that use new future-oriented (industrial) opportunities at the cross-road of themes / cluster domains / sectors

It is essential that the projects fit in with the cluster strategy and are reinforcing the project portfolio of the innovation clusters involved.

Possible project types:


Project specific requirements:

• Cooperation with (at least) one IBN – in your case FLAG!

•Direct link with IBN

       → IBN acts as project applicant or

       → IBN mandates project executor



• Pre-notification: July 13, 2018 – 12h

• Discussion with VLAIO: August 2018

• Submission deadline: September 17, 2018 – 12h

• Decision: December 2018

All details/documents can be found here.