Yesterday in Niš, with our host Science Technology Park Niš (STP Niš), we had a pleasure to host H. E. Ms Isabelle Moret, President of the National Council of Switzerland, H. E. Mr Urs Schmid, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation in Serbia and Director of the Swiss Cooperation Office in Serbia, Mr Richard Kohli and associates.
We are very pleased with the progress that we have made in strengthening the innovation capacity in this region with the support of the Swiss Government.
During the visit, STP Niš member companies demonstrated some of their innovative solutions. The Project “Technopark Serbia 2 – boosting export through technoparks”, by which the Swiss Government continuously support further development of innovations and expansion of science and technology parks in Serbia, was also presented. The Project’s main objective is to increase the competitiveness of high-tech industry in Serbia, that will contribute to increased exports, new employment and enable young people in Serbia to develop innovative businesses that are side by side with the world.
During the Project, the experience and development model of STP Belgrade (which has supported the establishment and development of more than 100 startups and growing high-tech companies) will be transferred to STP Niš and STP Čačak to strengthen capacity and support the establishment and development of new startups in these regions.