What are the advantages as cluster members?

Our cluster members get several advantages. Here is the list of what we have to offer:
  • Official status as partner in a world leading cluster.
  • Stimulation of your company’s business development and R&I profile with access to a special advisor within the EU program Horizon 2020.
  • Opportunity to actively affect the priorities and actions of NCE Smart Energy Markets.
  • Participation in competence development and participation at Big Data Analytics courses as partner company.
  • Participation in the development of Smart Innovation Norway’s magnificent Simulation Centre, with the possibility of creating films and visualization activities.
  • Participation in networking groups and innovation projects that are part of our Smart City portfolio (more than 65 projects).
  • Promotion through our NCE Smart Energy Markets network, webpages, publications, etc.
  • Full access to joint activities in the NCE network, including workshops, cluster meetings and NCE Smart Energy Markets’ annual cluster conference.
  • Priority partner in new R&I project applications, as well as opportunity to share experiences/competence in ongoing projects.

What we expect from our cluster members:

  • Contribute to a sharing culture with your competence and experience.
  • Active participation in at least one of the innovation groups in the NCE Smart Energy Markets cluster.
  • Participation at partner meetings and conferences.
  • Wish to contribute to value creation in your own business, but also through innovation collaboration.
  • Contribute to the reporting of in-kind contributions/hours.