These are the key findings based on SmartEIZ Questionnaire report:

•              Differences in views and perceptions are more important among RDI sectors than among SEE countries

•              Differences in perceptions of the impact of innovation policy instruments reflect differences in the development of R&I policies in SEE

•              Current measures and forms of support in R&I reflect the needs of neither business nor   scientific sector

•              In R&D priorities ICT sector dominates

•              Research and innovation policies are in need of support through research and training

•              Among areas in need of better understanding and training are Science – industry links

•              More than half of respondents are familiar with S3 but need to learn more, and these requirements differ across sectors.

For more on the results of the survey click here.