Project

Increasing International STI Cooperation between Brazil and the European Union (INCOBRA)

The overall objective of INCOBRA is to focus, increase and enhance Research & Innovation (R&I) Cooperation Activities between Brazil (BR) and European Union (EU) R&I actors so that both regions get the best value out of the mutual cooperation.

  • Enhanced framework conditions to deploy R&I activities in cooperation encouraged by an enhanced policy dialogue, building upon evidence-based information. At the same time increased matchmaking of programmes with further R&I funds available for BR-EU cooperation.
  • Increased cooperation patterns based on new or existing networks, supported in their development and expansion.
  • Focused cooperation activities, based on the exploitation of emerging opportunities, trends and drivers of targeted R&I topics by BR-EU R&I actors in cooperation.

Duration

02/2016 - 01/2019

Client

    European Commission 

Partners

  • Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI), PT (Coordinator)
  • Associação Brasileira das Instituições de Pesquisa Tecnológica e Inovação (ABIPTI), BR
  • Zentrum für Soziale Innovation (ZSI), AT
  • European Business and Innovation Centre Network (EBN), BE
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), BR
  • Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP), BR
  • Núcleo de Gestão do Porto Digital (Porto Digital), BR
  • Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), ES
  • Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft (FFG), AT
  • Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), BR

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