Cluster Facilitator

Facilitator

Corallia is the first organisation established in Greece for the structured and systematic management and development of innovation clusters, with the strategic aim to develop cohesive and productive innovative ecosystems within which actors operate in a coordinated manner, in specific sectors and regions of the country, and where a competitive advantage and export orientation exists.

Vision

A Greek environment with the right framework conditions to allow sciences, innovation and entrepreneurship to flourish (again).

Mission
To underpin and catalyse the development of cohesive and productive innovation ecosystems, within which actors operate in a coordinated manner, in specific sectors and regions of the country, and where a competitive advantage and export orientation exists.

Target
To become a pan-European best practice cluster initiative/organisation supporting Greek world-class innovation clusters.

The Role of the Cluster Facilitator
Corallia acts as a cluster facilitator (cluster initiative or cluster organisation) implementing targeted support actions, which involve all innovation ecosystem actors, including industry, universities, research centres, financial institutions, regional and national authorities, infrastructure providers, suppliers and buyers, media, etc.

Corallia undertakes systematic actions to support the following goals:

  • economies of scale and economies of scope
  • global networking
  • capitalisation of industrial research and development
  • internationalisation on Greek high-tech companies
  • continuous professional training and acquisition of expert skills
  • attraction of domestic and foreign investment
  • investment on the new talent and the growth of human capital

For more information, please visit the Corallia website.