Knowledge Alliances 2018
- Deadline: 28 February 2018
Knowledge Alliances aim at strengthening Europe's innovation capacity and at fostering innovation in higher education, business and the broader socio-economic environment. They intend to achieve one or more of the following aims:- develop new, innovative and multidisciplinary approaches to teaching and learning; - stimulate entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial skills of higher education teaching staff and company staff; - facilitate the exchange, flow and co-creation of knowledge. The main attention is turned to projects that contribute to the modernisation of Europe's higher education systems as outlined in the 2011 EU Communication on the Modernisation Agenda for Higher Education, namely increase attainment levels; improve the quality and relevance of higher education; strengthen quality through mobility and cross-border cooperation; make the knowledge triangle work; improve governance and funding.