South Poland Cleantech Cluster

is a platform for cooperation between companies, universities and research and development units, local government units (municipalities, cities) and non-governmental organizations

South Poland Cleantech Clusters vision is to become a leading cleantech cluster in Central Europe and one of the most competitive clusters in the world by creating a superior innovation and research environment to bring cleantech technology and services to various sectors and value chains.

SPCleantech brings together members and partners around the following collaboration platforms:

  • intelligent, low-emission buildings / management systems / ecological building materials
  • Smart city / sustainable urban development / e-mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • smart grid, renewable energy
  • virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)
  • Big Data
  • internet of things (IoT), internet of everything (IoE)
  • bio-based economy
  • circular economy

SPCleanech submitted together with Tallinn Science Park Foundation, Estonia, KIC InnoEnergy SE, Innovation Center of University of Latvia, PAKRI Science and Industrial Park, Estonia, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, GreenTrans project application headed „Baltic framework to support the development of innovative startups in the cleantech sector, focused on technology transfer from research to business and implementation of circular economy concept“ to Interreg Baltic Sea Region program.

The main objective of this program is to advance the Baltic Sea Region performance in non-technological innovation based on increased capacity of innovation actors.

The goal of the project is to increase the innovation capacity in business building upon tangible results of framework implementation and synergies between research and business. The idea behind the project is to enhance and optimize the innovation potential in technology and business support organizations in the Baltic Sea Region through the development of an entrepreneurial ecosystem methodology, international knowledge-sharing network and an e-cooperation platform that is applied to greentech and circular economy start-ups/SMEs in the Baltic Sea Region.