EUREKA, an industrial R&D cooperation, was launched in 1985. The aim of the initiative is to strengthen Europe’s competitiveness on the world market through the coordination and connection of market oriented research projects. The presidential duties of Eureka will be taken up by Hungary, for a year, starting July 2011.
The Hungarian delegation was led by dr. Zoltán Cséfalvay, Strategic State Secretary of the Ministry for National Economy. In his address at the conference he emphasized, that the upcoming presidency presents great opportunities for Hungarian innovative small and medium sized enterprises to join into international R&D cooperations and to foster long-term strategic connections.
For more information contact:
National Office for Research and Technology
Ms. Szonja Csuzdi
25th June 2010