Responsible innovation promotes societal engagement, gender equality, ethics, open access, risk-assessment, education and good governance. Central European countries lack knowledge, skills and policy frameworks to encourage responsible innovation. This shortage limits the overall potential for innovation and ultimately threatens responsible economic growth and well-being.
The ROSIE project aims to improve skills among entrepreneurs and innovation actors to promote responsible innovation in companies. The project will also develop and test tools and training to improve capacity to implement innovation responsibly.
The Centre for Innovation and Economic Development is the agency of the Chamber of Commerce of Romagna – Forlì-Cesena and Rimini. CISE promotes open and responsible innovation, sustainable and socially accountable development, also by means of open source IT.
FHRIA was established with the mission to help to the European Union’s effort to spread the idea of the responsible innovation. The aim of the FHRIA is to make responsible innovation known to the innovative actors, stakeholders and decision makers, and to implement actions, by which the innovation activities take place proactively and along a certified commitment to protect the future.
ASRD is a non-profit organisation, established by Košice Self-governing Region in 2003. Its main purpose is to assist and support public services, regional development and employment. Its mission is contribute to effective and dynamic sustainable development of the Košice region.
CCSS is an association of high tech SMEs, public administrations and research organisations. It is an independent, non-profit and non-governmental organisation. CCSS is a virtual centre of excellence, with focus on the implementation of new
communication and navigation technologies, which have potential for sustainable development.
TGZ was established in 1996 to support the regional economic development. Today, TGZ has 4 key strategic objectives: support of start-ups, knowledge and technology transfer/innovation support, regional economic development, running the energy agency of the district Bautzen.
The Municipality Nova Gorica (MONG) is one of the biggest municipalities in Slovenia right on the border with Italy. MONG is known for its orientation towards Europe. The Municipality of Nova Gorica is the founder/co-founder of the following public supportive entities such as RRA – Regional development agency or PTP - Technological Park .
CCIS is a non-profit, non-governmental, independent business organization representing the interest of its members and is Slovenia's most influential business association. CCIS is composed of branch business associations, regional associations and professional departments.
The INOVAcija was established in June 2014 by Zadar County. One of the main activities is to coordinate and manage activities dealing with establishing centres of competency and establishing business incubators.
Kosice Self-Governing Region (Slovakia)
Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds (Croatia)
District of Bautzen (Germany)
Metropolitan City of Milan (Italy)
Liberec Region (Czech Republic)