The overall project objective is to use interregional cooperation to improve quality of innovation policy at local level through sharing, integrating and transferring methodologies for measuring innovation. Through improved innovation policy, based on information gained from a tested methodology and following a result orientated approach, local authorities can avoid duplication, gaps and subsequent waste of public resources.
To share, adapt and apply existing models for measuring local innovation;
To enhance local and interregional cooperation on the overall theme and on specific models;
To verify the model's effectiveness through extensive local participation;
To mainstream the ALBI (Advanced Local Balance of Innovation) model into local policy.