Sectoral Operational Programme “Increase of Economic Competitiveness”

Contact person 
Marius Mitroi
Institution 
UEFISCDI
E-mail 
marius.mitroi@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 to innovative start-ups incl. gazelles
Indicate the country from which the instrument (or policy) is 
Romania
What is the title/name of the instrument/policy? 
Sectoral Operational Programme “Increase of Economic Competitiveness”
Indicate the target group/beneficiaries of the instrument/policy 
All companies
Higher educations institutions research units/centres
New technology based firms/new knowledge intensive service firms
What is the aim/objective? 
Aims:Increasing the R&D capacity, stimulation of cooperation between RDI institutions and enterprises and increase of enterprises’ access to RDI. Objectives: to support the technology transfer.
Give an overview of the instrument 
Priorities field: Innovative and eco-efficient productive system and RTDI for competitiveness
What is the date of creation of this instrument? 
Monday, January 1, 2007
Is the instrument/policy still active? 
Active
Identify the main outputs/results (quantitative and qualitative) of the implementation of this instrument 
N/A
What is the co-financing/maximum rate allowed by the instrument/policy (if appl.)? 
50% for SMEs
Is this instrument/policy linked to a KT practice? 
Yes
The country which implemented this practice 
Romania