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1 The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation HORIZON International Cooperation actions einterasia GOES TO ASEAN

2 General information EU FP7 successfully completed project einterasia extends its activities in new target region of ASEAN countries by improvement of ICT Transfer Concept and its adaptation to the specific needs of target region. The partner s core group of FP7 project einterasia ( is working on the preparation of a new proposal based on einterasia results.

3 Objective ICT : International partnership building in low and middle income countries. Type of action: Innovation Actions. Targeted countries: Low and middle income countries in sub- Saharan Africa and ASEAN countries (see World Bank classification). ASEAN: Brunei (Darussalam), Myanmar/Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam

4 Brief Summary Title: Transfer, Adaptation and Demonstration of European Research Results and Innovative Services in Selected ASEAN Countries (einterasia goes to ASEAN region). Acronym: einterasia 2.

5 Brief Summary (2) An improvement of EU ICT research and innovation results transfer is one of the key challenges to reinforce cooperation and strategic partnership with selected countries and regions in areas of mutual interest. The project is based on the findings of several international projects and main of them are: BONITA Baltic Organization and Network of Innovation Transfer Associations (Baltic Sea Region INTERREG Programme, ) einterasia ICT Transfer Concept for Adaptation, Dissemination and Local Exploitation of European Research Results in Central Asia s Countries (FP7, ).

6 Brief Summary (3) Improved ICT Transfer Concept is based on Capability Maturity Model and InnoSPICE technology and is focused on transfer and demonstration of selected EU research results (relevant thematic areas addressed by Horizon 2020): egovernment. The EC Action Plan supports the provision of a new generation of egovernment services. This includes the development of an environment which promotes interoperability of systems and key enablers such as esignature and eidentification

7 Brief Summary (4) Web Entrepreneurship. To develop and demonstrate Web and mobile platforms connecting existing local Web portals in order to provide new services in the area of e-logistics and Cargo transportation Technologies for better human learning and teaching. To adapt Virtual Reality-based training and development platforms and multi-agent models to specific needs of target groups.

8 Brief Summary (5) Corresponding software will be designed or adapted to support business, teaching and training and administrative processes in selected application domains. Collaborative and networking initiatives will bestarted during the project period to facilitate transformation of research and innovation results to public and business sectors of target countries.

9 Composition of the partnership Five partners from EU countries (partners from einterasia project) Partners from Central Asia Partners from target region - ASEAN countries

10 Composition of the partnership (2) The partner s core group includes partners from EU countries: Riga Technical University (Latvia) Fraunhofer IFF Institute and TZI/University of Bremen (Germany) MITSOFT Ltd. (Lithuania), LOGITRANS Consult (Estonia) Partners from Central Asia: Kazakhstan Tajikistan Uzbekistan Partners from target region - ASEAN countries: Myanmar Malayasia Vietnam Cambodia Thailand Laos

11 Question Are Brunei and Singapore eligible countries? They are countries with high income (non OECD).

12 Contact information Leonids Novickis coordinator of einterasia project Aleksey Jurenoks Viktorija Ponomarenko

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