Business Upper Austria is the Upper Austrian government’s location agency. Business Upper Austria is an innovation driver and the first contact partner for companies in Austria and abroad to whom we offer customised solutions for their investment and innovation projects by helping steer economic and research policy.
Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (www.spieurope.eu) is a private consulting company created in 1996 as an active center of national and international networks connected to the research and innovation sectors. SPI’s mission is the management of projects which foster innovation and promote international opportunities. In fulfilling its mission, SPI has created competences in several different areas which include: mapping of research and innovation systems, development of strategies and policy dialogue, dissemination, training and training needs assessment, and program and project evaluation provided through its permanent staff located in Portugal, Spain, Brussels, China and the United States.