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Name: 
Natureef ESCP
Acronym: 
NATUREEF
ESCP-4i Status: 
Implementation Phase - Strand2
Start of Partnership: 
Friday, 1 January, 2016
Previous initiatives: 
ESCP Pilots 2013: 
Natureef
Partnership duration
24 months
Number of partners
9
Number of SMEs involved
1232
Targeted third countries
Brazil
Chile
China
Colombia
Mexico
Peru
Philippines

The scope of NATUREEF European Strategic Cluster Partnership is design and implement a joint strategy promoting cross-sectoral cooperation and facilitating the internationalization of small and medium companies (SMEs) through SMEs mentoring and through the dissemination of their innovative technologies considering a new Natural Efficient Resource Concept.

The main objective of NATUREEF is to intensify cluster and business network collaboration across cluster consortia members to support the establishment of European Strategic Cluster Partnership to lead international cluster cooperation in the field Natural Resource Efficiency.

Sectoral Industries: 
Environmental Services
Technology Fields: 
PROTECTING MAN AND ENVIRONMENTEnvironmentEnvironmental Engineering / Technology
S3 EU priority areas: 
Sustainable innovationResource efficiency
Emerging industries: 
Environmental Industries
Partnership planned events: 
Target GroupTypeEstimated DateCountryCity
Cluster Organisations
Study Visits
20th-25th November 2016
Philippines
Manila
Cluster Organisations
Study Visits
5th-8th September 2016
China
Fuzhou-Xiamen
Cluster Organisations
Study Visits
10th-17th December 2016
Chile
Santiago de Chile
Cluster Organisations
Open to SMEs
Conference
16th-19th January 2017
France
Angers
Cluster Organisations
Open to SMEs
Matchmaking Event
May/July 2017
Philippines
Manila
Cluster Organisations
Open to SMEs
Matchmaking Event
May/July 2017
Peru
Lima
Cluster Organisations
Open to SMEs
Matchmaking Event
May/July 2017
China
Fuzhou-Xiamen
Partnership other activities: 

WP 1 Project Management

Task 1.1 – Interface with the European Commission

Task 1.2 – Contract and financial administration

Task 1.3 – Project Meetings

Task 1.4 –Reporting

WP 2 INTEGRATION OF BUSINESS AGENDAS

Task 2.1: Cooperation building with third countries

Sub-Task 2.1a: Analysis and identifying Cluster Potential Partners

Sub-Task 2.1b: Analysis of NRE Business related

Sub-Task 2.1c: Analysis of funding opportunities

Task 2.2: Identification of actors, working groups and synergies

Task 2.3.– Stablishing NATUREEF Ambassadors

Task 2.4 – Support to prepare SMEs for Internationalization

WP 3 BUSINES PROMOTION AND MENTORING

Task 3.1 – Mentoring support

Task 3.2.a. – Implementation of the International Strategy Plan

Task 3.2.b. – Rolling out the Strategy

WP 4 DISSEMINATION AND COMMUNICATION

Task 4.1 – Elaboration of the dissemination plan

Task 4.2 – Updating and promotionof a visual identity for the project

Task 4.3 – Update and maintenance of the project website and other social media

Task 4.4 – Regional, national and international thematic workshops, seminars and conferences

Task 4.5 – Publications and other materials

Task 4.6 – International Conference

Task 4.7 – Elaboration of a promotion roadmap

Smart specialization

SMEs internationalisation

Identification of funds opportunities in third countries

Creation of new products

New inter sectoral projects in the natural resources efficiency field

Integration of KET in the process

Other key partners or networks your partnership is linked with in Europe and in third countries: 
CountryNameLink
Colombia
ELAN Network
Chile
EuroChile
Philippines
ECCP - European Chamber of Commerce in Philippines

Partnership composition

Name Sector/Technology fields Country Regions Total no. of members Total no. of SME
VEGEPOLYS Agricultural Inputs and Services

Biocontrol, Precision agriculture, Seed coating

Agricultural servicesCrop & animal production, hunting &related service activities

Environmental Industries
France Pays de la Loire 380 280
INBIOM - The Danish Innovation Network for Biomass Agricultural Inputs and Services, Electric Power Generation and Transmission, Environmental Services

Agriculture Machinery / Technology, Animal Production / Husbandry, Biogas and anaerobic digestion (AD)

Aeronautics & spaceBio fuels & energy efficiency, Agricultural servicesCrop & animal production, hunting &related service activities, Energy production & distribution:Power generation / renewable sources

Blue Growth Industries, Environmental Industries
Denmark Midtjylland 1030 678
biomastec Agricultural Inputs and Services, Electric Power Generation and Transmission, Food Processing and Manufacturing

Biogas and anaerobic digestion (AD), Bio-refineries for energy, Biobased materials

Energy production & distribution:Power generation / renewable sources, Manufacturing & IndustryBiotechnology, Water supply, sewerage, waste management & remediation activitiesWaste collection, treatment&disposal activities, materials recovery & remediation activities

Environmental Industries
Germany Stuttgart 31 17
Green Chemistry Cluster Agricultural Inputs and Services, Downstream Chemical Products, Paper and Packaging

Agro chemicals, Waste to Energy /Resource, Wastewater Recycling

KETSIndustrial biotechnology

Advanced Packaging, Blue Growth Industries, Environmental Industries
Poland Zachodniopomorskie 64 40
INNOSKART ICT Cluster Environmental Services, Information Technology and Analytical Instruments

Advanced Systems Architecture, Cloud Technologies, Computer Software

Digital AgendaCleaner environment & efficient energy networks (e.g. smart grids), Digital AgendaICT trust, cyber security & network security, Digital Agendae-Health (e.g. healthy ageing)

Digital Industries, Medical Devices
Hungary Közép-Dunántúl 62 43
FEMAC Agricultural Inputs and Services

Agriculture Machinery / Technology, Pesticides, Precision agriculture

Agricultural servicesCrop & animal production, hunting &related service activities

Environmental Industries
Spain Cataluña 52 37
CREA Hydro&Energy, z.s. Construction Products and Services, Electric Power Generation and Transmission, Environmental Services

Hydropower, Analyses / Test Facilities and Methods, Water Resources Management

Construction:Specialised construction activities, Sustainable innovationSustainable energy & renewables, Sustainable innovationSustainable land & water use

Environmental Industries
Czech Republic Jihovýchod 30 20
Green Synergy Cluster Environmental Services

Photovoltaics, Solar/Thermal energy, Solid biomass

Sustainable innovationEco-innovations, Sustainable innovationResource efficiency, Sustainable innovationSustainable energy & renewables

Environmental Industries
Bulgaria Южен централен (Yuzhen tsentralen) 35 31
Animaforum - Associação para o Desenvolvimento da Agro-Industria Agricultural Inputs and Services, Food Processing and Manufacturing

Agriculture Machinery / Technology, Horticulture, Food Technology

Manufacturing & IndustryFood, beverage & tobacco products, Service innovationNew or improved service processes, ServicesScientific research & development

Advanced Packaging, Blue Growth Industries
Portugal Alentejo 114 89