News archive - EUREKA interview with the Montenegrin Science Minister Vlahović

In the EUREKA interview Montenegrin Minister of Science Sanja Vlahović, answers a few question about innovation in a young European country - Montenegro, which became the 41st member of EUREKA. The management of EUREKA activities in Montenegro has been assigned directly to the Montenegrin Ministry of Science, demonstrating commitment at the highest level for the young nation to be an integrated and active member of the Network.

The full interview is available on the EUREKA website.

According to the Minister of Science Sanja Vlahovic "being a member of EUREKA is very important for Montenegro since our intention is to increase the level of cooperation between scientific companies and business. Our country has 46 scientific institutions, 3 universities and around 1100 registered researchers. It is not a large number and, therefore, we need to create a cooperative and creative atmosphere in the scientific community to create synergies among them. In order to do so, the Ministry of Science has set a list of priorities in research for the next 5 years and these priorities are: energy, identity, ICT, and the competitiveness of the national economy, science and education, medicine and health, sustainable development and tourism, agriculture and food production, new materials, products and services, and trade."

Source: Eureka

Geographical focus
  • Europe
  • Montenegro
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
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Entry created by Danaja Lorencic on October 4, 2012
Modified on October 16, 2012