Project main Goals
The overall objectives of the ADOPT project are:
These objectives will be achieved through detailed research into the existing barriers preventing RTD result adoption by enterprises, the analysis of the data provided by this research activity, and the provision of reports defining proposals to overcome these barriers in the development of future EC RTD programmes.
The ADOPT project will involve a European network of organisations that will:
The Deliverables will include:
By the end of the project it is expected to produce the final consolidated report in published brochure format, defining the recommended modalities for future EC programmes to enable the creation of knowledge that is relevant to industry and the free flow of knowledge to European enterprises to enhance their innovation capabilities and competitiveness. The report will specifically address the proposed operation in the context of future proposals for RTD programmes, including the European Research Area (ERA) proposed format.
ARAMIS asbl - Association pour la Recherche Avancée en Microélectronique et Intégration de Systèmes (BE)
UGCS (UK), CESVIT (IT), ADERA (FR), IAM (DE), PWR (PL), MTA (FR), UCL (UK), SAT (AT), IFTH (FR), E3T(NL).