RO21 - Nord-Est / North East
Regional Innovation Performance (2021) Emerging -
Population per km² (2019) 88
Proportion population older 65 year % 18,01%
The Nord-Est region covers the north-eastern area of Romania, consisting of 6 counties (Suceava, Neamţ, Bacău, Vaslui, Iaşi and Botoşani). It has a population of 3.2 million. It is the largest and most populated region in Romania. The regions’ S3 priorities include: ICT - creative media; Textile - clothing sector; Biotechnology sector; Agro-food sector; Healthy Ageing, Healthy Living and Tourism; Energy & Environment.
Is the region looking for international/European/interregional collaboration opportunities? Yes - Interest in developing common interest projects in personalised medicine within the framework of the European funding opportunities.
Regional Strategy for Research and Innovation for Smart Specialisation (RIS3)
Policy document PM@RIS3: Yes - Biotechnology, healthy ageing, healthy living
Promoters of advanced oncogenetics open online training and multimedia raise awareness on multidisciplinary assessment of patients and their families at risk of hereditary or familial cancer (HOPE – How Oncogenetics Predicts & Educates)
Center of Fundamental Research and Experimental Development in Translational Medicine (TRANSCEND) Radiotracer synthesis and research unit (cyclotron and radiopharmaceutical laboratories) and a PET-CT translational diagnostic unit
Cross-border co-operation initiatives regarding mental health of teenagers in the neighbourhood area of Romania-Republic of Moldova-SMADO
Cross-border cooperation for common needs: Health, Environment, Sports-HES
The East European Network of Excellence for Research and Development in Chronic Diseases CHRONEX-RD
Is the region represented in: Horizon2020; Regional Smart Specialisation Strategy Platforms/Partnerships (RIS3); EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS); other?
European Regions Research & Innovation Network (ERRIN)
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