The Innovation Policy

Contact person 
Monika Usevičiūtė
Institution 
PE "Sunrise valley"
E-mail 
monika.useviciute@sunrisevalley.lt
Country 
Lithuania
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?  
Policy measures concerning excellence, relevance and management of research in Universities
Indicate the country from which the instrument (or policy) is 
Lithuania
What is the title/name of the instrument/policy? 
The Innovation Policy
Indicate the target group/beneficiaries of the instrument/policy 
All companies
Higher education institutions (education function)
Higher educations institutions research units/centres
New technology based firms/new knowledge intensive service firms
Other non-profit research organizations (not HEI)
Other public education institutions (secondary, etc…)
SMEs only
What is the aim/objective? 
The aim is to to accelerate Lithuania’s integration into the global market (“Lithuania without borders”), to educate a creative and innovative society, to develop broad-based innovation and to implement a systematic approach to innovation.
Give an overview of the instrument 
The Innovation policy is a part of the Innovation strategy for 2010-2020
What is the date of creation of this instrument? 
Monday, August 13, 2012
Is the instrument/policy still active? 
Active
Identify the main outputs/results (quantitative and qualitative) of the implementation of this instrument 
115 measures of the Innovation strategy for 2012. Four main aims: • to accelerate Lithuania’s integration into the global market (“Lithuania without borders”); • to educate a creative and innovative society; • to develop broad-based innovation; • to implement a systematic approach to innovation.
What is the co-financing/maximum rate allowed by the instrument/policy (if appl.)? 
N/A
Is this instrument/policy linked to a KT practice? 
No