What is the Industrial Cluster Program?
This program aims to strengthen the technological innovation capability of SMEs and to foster the industrial complexes as high-value added industrial clusters through exchange of knowledge and experience of Industry-University-Institute cooperations.
What is Cluster?
Dictionary definition: A group of similar things or people positioned or occurring closely together, and it is used in a variety of areas. In terms of industry, it refers to an industrial complex where companies working on similar areas and associations are gathered. OECD: “Clusters are characterized as networks of production of strongly interdependent firms, knowledge producing agents (universities, research institutes, engineering companies) bridging institutions (brokers, consultants) and customers, linked to each other in a value-adding production chain.”