High-Tech export support

Contact person 
Domnica Cotet
Institution 
UEFISCDI
E-mail 
domnica.cotet@uefiscdi.ro
Country 
Romania
Do you want to share an instrument/policy or a knowledge Transfer practice? 
Innovation instrument(policy)
What are the following keywords/priorities which better fit the instrument/policy?  
Support infrastructure (transfer offices, training of support staff)
Indicate the country from which the instrument (or policy) is 
Romania
What is the title/name of the instrument/policy? 
High-Tech export support
Indicate the target group/beneficiaries of the instrument/policy 
All companies
What is the aim/objective? 
Aim: to increase the competitiveness of Romanian products and technologies;. Objectives: - To develop the high-tech products and support their export; - To support the IPR protection in Romanian High-Tech companies; - To increase the licensing of the technologies
Give an overview of the instrument 
The eligible applicants are small, medium and large companies, as they are defined in state aid scheme N542/2007, which had income of high-tech exports as a result of exploitation of ownership of patents and this value was at least 1.000.000/2.000. 000 Euro in the last 3/5 years.The total value of a project is not limited. The maximum amount awarded from the state budget for the project is up to 1 000 000 Euro. This amount can cover up to 50% of total eligible costs. In the Innovation Program, may be financed from the state budget following activities defined in the document issued by the European Commission C (2007) 6545, which underlies the decision of the President ANCS 9451/2007: - Industrial research; - Experimental development activities (independent or collaborative) - Technical feasibility studies for industrial research; - Technical feasibility studies for experimental development; - Protection of industrial and intellectual property rights for industrial research; - Protection of industrial and intellectual property rights experimental development; Total activities of industrial research aspect not to exceed 40% and the total experimental development activities are mimim 60%.
What is the date of creation of this instrument? 
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Is the instrument/policy still active? 
Active
Identify the main outputs/results (quantitative and qualitative) of the implementation of this instrument 
Development of new products, services technologies for export
What is the co-financing/maximum rate allowed by the instrument/policy (if appl.)? 
50%
Is this instrument/policy linked to a KT practice? 
Yes
The country which implemented this practice 
Romania