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IT Cluster celebrates another member´s achievements


KVADOS was honoured with its 4th award this year by the Confederation of Industry and Transport of the Czech Republic.

KVADOS won the award for Investment Achievement of the Year 2023


KVADOS, a member of the IT Cluster and a pioneer in providing cutting-edge robotic solutions for warehouses in the Czech Republic, is pleased to announce its win in the category Investment Achievement of the Year 2023. 

VÚB a.s. – CleverTex® highly conductive elastic textile ribbons


Founding member of the cluster CLUTEX - Cluster technical textiles - VÚB a.s. Ústí nad Orlicí in the framework of a research and development project together with the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen and in close cooperation with Elasta-Vestil,a.s. Krucemburk has developed and is currently marketing CleverTex® conductive elastic textile ribbons.

CZECHIPLANT - We Improve Quality of Life


The vision of the CZECHIMPLANT cluster is to contribute to improving the quality of life by supporting modern treatment approaches and innovative medical and biotechnology while respecting long-term sustainability in the field of implantology. The cluster’s platform connects innovators, manufacturers, and end-users.

Czech Optical Cluster as a catalyst for innovation of the optical industry


It has been more than six years since the founding of the Czech Optical Cluster (COC) non-profit organisation. During its existence, it has succeeded in connecting representatives of science and industry in the field of Optics.

EU Clusters Talks Special: Recap on key policies and takeaways, 13 November 2023


Over the past two years, the European Cluster Collaboration Platform has organised nearly 50 EU Clusters Talks. 

Plastics Cluster - Bioeconomic atlas NCA, Czech clusters and their members


Plastics Cluster introduces its members, Pebal, s. r. o. a Fillamentum Manufacturing Czech s. r. o., which contributed to the Bioeconomic Atlas NCA. The atlas was created thanks to the projects DanuBioValNet (01/17-06/19) and GoDanuBio (07/20-12/22), co-financed by the INTERREG DANUBE programme. 

Read the Input Papers on the economy of the Czech Republic and the importance of cluster organisations


At the Clusters meet Regions conference, held on October 23rd - 24th, 2023, at the Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Prague, the European Cluster Collaboration Platform conducted an analysis focusing on the economic profile and cluster environment of the Czech Republic.

STEP: Strategic Technologies for Europe Platform


The Strategic Technologies for Europe Platform (STEP) is the European reply to the need to boost investments in critical technologies in Europe. 

Green Transition Support: Energy and resource efficiency in EU businesses - EU Clusters Talk, 29 November 2023


The European Cluster Collaboration Platform organised the next EU Clusters Talk on 29 November 2023. 

Invitation for the Clusters meet Regions Krakow, Poland - 11 - 12 November 2023


The European Cluster Collaboration Platform, on behalf of the European Commission, in partnership with the Malopolska Regional Development Agency (MARR) and the European Association of Development Agencies (EURADA), jointly organise the Clusters meet Regions workshop in Krakow, Poland, on the 11 - 12 December 2023. 

EarthBridge Workshop on European Research Funding Programmes – How to prepare a successful project proposal.


Invitation to the EarthBridge Workshop, which will showcase different initiatives under Horizon Europe and focus on preparing successful projects. The workshop will take place 29-30 November 2023 online.

Call for Expression of Interest: Clusters meet Regions


Following the successful cycle of 12 events held in the period 2022 – 2023 and a further two scheduled by the end of this year, the European Cluster Collaboration Platform, on behalf of the European Commission, will be coordinating a further 16 European ‘Clusters meet Regions’ workshops throughout 2024 – 2025. 



Achieving the EU’s ambitions for a more sustainable, resilient and competitive economy requires actions across many sectors. Europe’s bioeconomy, which converts renewable resources from agriculture, forests, and seas - including residues and waste - into food, feed, materials, and energy, contributes to this effort.

Explore innovations in deep technology and health data with BRIGHT


Invitation to the ClusterXchange BRIGHT event in Barcelona, 27 November - 1 December 2023. 

Second Call in the project EuroCluster Rural Tourism supporting SMEs in the area of the rural tourism is open!


The EuroCluster Rural Tourism is looking for Micro- and Nano SMEs that are in the tourism sector and are based in any EU member state or third country participating in the COSME programme and are interested in improving digital, eco-sustainability, and soft/social skills.