|Notice on the competitiveness, region of Lombradia|
Central Management integrated planning-approval of the notice of invitation to submit projects in innovative energy-environment, food and agriculture, health and (manufacturing) advanced to apply the "fund for the promotion of the expressions of interest of private and consequent actions" set up with d.g.r. n. 7025/2008 integrated with d.g.r. n. 8927/2009.
In the context of crisis measures provided for by the regione Lombradia to relaunch the competitiveness of regional economic system, was recently published a call which shall finance with 20 million the development of projects for industrial research and development pre-competitive in fields of energy and environment, food and agriculture, health and manufacturing advanced. The invitation is addressed to undertakings of any size individual or associated and the public and private subjects which have as their object the activity of research, innovation and technology transfer, possibly in partnership between them.
The research centres, with operational headquarters in EU or in one of the countries associated with 7°FP, when the presentation of the application must prove they have already completed their registration to the system regional research Questio.
Can be financed projects costing more than or equal to 1.000.000 and the euro and fall in one of the following themes: treatment and exploitation of waste; functionalisation, traceability and packaging of typical regional products; system of assistance in remote for the elderly (Tele monitoring, services, Tele care); aeronautics and micromechanics (e.g. development of technologies sophisticated and redesign of processing equipment and all its components).
Will not be instead financed the costs related industrialisation of prototypes and those oriented to the marketing of the results of research. The support provided is aid that may get to cover up to 50% of eligible expenditure, which will be paid for half in the form of a grant and for the remainder as financing at a zero rate.
The application for participation can be submitted exclusively online from 05-11-09 and within the 07-13-09. The text of the noticehere (.pdf)