The Cluster House, as an innovative business development organization for support to cluster –based economic development in the Balkan and Black Sea Region, is an initiator and a coordinator of the Balkan and Black Sea Cluster Network since 2012 which includes over 170 members – clusters and supporting institutions in the region.

General Objectives of Cooperation

  • Contribution to cluster-based sustainable economic development in the Balkan & Black Sea Region (hereinafter BBS).
  • Contribution to improvement and up-grade of the existing national and regional cluster policies in the BBS.
  • Contribution to comprehensive development in the BBS.
  • Contribution to Inter-cluster connecting C2C, B2C, B2B, promotion and internationalization of the BBS clusters with the aim of boosting the innovations and competitiveness in the region through clusters.
  • Contribution to public-private dialogue and partnership creation in the field of cluster development in the BBS.
  • Contribution to better understanding and cooperation between Academia (University and R&D institutions) and business community in the BBS.

Specific Objectives of Cooperation

  • Contribution to development of the BBS Cluster Network, as a cluster collaboration platform in the region with the aim to support networking, project partnerships, investment promotion, transfer of know-how, innovations, competitiveness and internationalization.
  • Contribution to organization of the Annual BBS Conference “DAYS OF CLUSTERS” and similar business and development inter-cluster connecting events with    the aim of a better positioning and more successful development of clusters in the BBS.


Joint events

Joint projects


B2B events

Cluster meetings

Trade missions


Horizon 2020

Danube Region Project Fund

Cross Boarder Programmes

Digital SME Alliance


For 2018, BBS ICT Clusters Network runs under the chairmanship of ICT Cluster Bulgaria. For this charge, the contact persons are:

Anna Naydenova, Executive Director, email:

Petar Statev, Chairman, email:

Geographical focus
  • International; Other
  • Serbia
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

Entry created by Admin on September 4, 2018
Modified on September 4, 2018