The Ministry of Innovation and Growth is organizing tomorrow in Plovdiv a discussion of the Innovation Strategy for Intelligent Specialization /ISIS/. The event will start at 1:30 p.m. at the Boris Hristov House of Culture, and the strategy will be presented by Maria Todorova, Director of the Policy and Analysis Directorate at the Ministry of Innovation and Growth.
The ISIS is a basic document for determining the entire set of measures for financing innovation in the programming period 2021 – 2027. It concerns access to resources under the Competitiveness and Innovation in Enterprises Program and the Program for Scientific Research, Innovation and Digitalization for Smart Transformation .
The Ministry of Innovation is leading the development of the draft of the updated Innovation Strategy for Smart Specialization 2021-2027. The document is currently uploaded to the Public Consultation Portal of the Council of Ministers. The finished ISIS is expected to be accepted by the IC in October.
During this time, the department organized a series of regional discussions, part of which was the one in Plovdiv. Representatives of central and local government, academia, business and the innovation ecosystem participate in the events.