The purpose of this program is to encourage research actors to create new structured partnerships through the creation of "Joint Laboratories" between a SME or an intermediate-sized enterprise and a research laboratory. A Joint Laboratory is defined by the signing of a contract defining its operation, including:
Activities funded by the program will focus on the construction stage of the Joint Laboratory and initial research operations.
Deadlines in 2018:
The call is open the whole year long for submission but three deadlines are planned in 2018 for selecting projects.