The consortium has two types of partners. Academic and research organizations have the role of knowledge providers and industrial association that have the role of the facilitators for the joint action among the universities and the industries. The knowledge providers are the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with the research unit URENIO and the Bulgarian South West University “Neofit Rilski” of Blagoevgrad.

The university – industry joined action facilitators are the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece, Association of Industries in East Macedonia-Thrace, Federation of industries of Rodopi, Union of industries & Manufacture of Xanthi and the Federation of Industries of Evros from the Greek part and Industrial Association of Petrich and the Industrial Association of Kardjali.

  1. Federation of Industries of Northern Greece
  2. Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki – Research Committee
  3. Industries’ Association of Eastern Macedonia
  4. Federation of Industries of Rhodopi
  5. Union of Industry & Manufacture of Xanthi
  6. South-West University “Neofit Rilski”
  7. Industrial Association – Petritch
  8. Federation of Industries of Evros
  9. Industrial Association – Karjali