This project started on Jan 01, 2017 to end on Dec 31, 2020.
The aim of this project is to establish industry-driven initiatives that respond to the underlying principles of smart specialisation. This requires to respond to real business needs and overcome obstacles which hamper these initiatives to develop. As such ReConfirms needs to identify very specific and focused initiatives that point companies to market opportunities, ideas about how to respond to future challenges and access to investors and finance. Such opportunities may emerge from cooperation of business partners in unexpected places and territories. ReConfim will foster industry led initiatives, in selected promising industrial domains, linking companies across different regions, including lagging regions. In short their project wants to make things happen and strengthen cross-regional industrial value chains.