From waste to the new product – Business model development Workshop

The HORIZON2020 funded ROSEWOOD project (European network of Regions On SustainablE WOOD mobilisation), overall goal is to contribute to an increased supply of primary and secondary wood raw materials to the forest-based bio economy in Europe, whilst safeguarding forest biodiversity and their ecological and social functions. Read more

LignoLink project: Fraunhofer IMW, Thünen – Institute of Wood Research and the German Biomass Research Center visited Competence Centre Ltd.

VINKOVCI, 19.06.2019. – In the framework of LingoLink project, Competence centre Ltd. for research and development and Spačva d.d. hosted German delegation with Urban Kaiser from Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW, Romann Glowacki from German Biomass Research Center and Dr. Jan Lüdtke from the Thünen – Institute of Wood Research. Read more

ROSEWOOD Project and Roadmap presented at international Wood Technology Conference in Opatija

Opatija, 04.06.2019. – In the framework of the 16th Wood Technology Conference, Competence Centre Ltd as East Europe Hub organised a workshop ROSEWOOD Project Interregional Roadmap.  Wood Technology Conference is the main event of wood sector in Croatia and the region, and this year it was focused on Vukovar-Srijem County, where the most valuable forest resource of the Republic of Croatia is located – Spačva basin with world-famous Slavonian oak. Read more

Wood cluster Slavonian Oak management elected on assembly

STARI JANKOVCI, 27.05.2019. – In the Stari Jankovci municipal council premises, the Election Session of the Wood cluster Slavonian Oak Assembly was held. The Assembly was attended by members of the Wood cluster Slavonian Oak and guests. The Election Session was opened by dr. sc. Josip Faletar, president of the Wood cluster Slavonian Oak Read more

“EU Projects Fair at Orion” held in Vinkovci

VINKOVCI, 10.05.2019. – “EU Projects Fair at Orion” which is part of “Open Days of EU Projects” was held today at the pedestrian zone in Vinkovci. Minister of Regional Development and European Union Funds, Gabrijela Žalac, participated at the opening of this event. Read more

„Open Innovation World Café“ workshop in Vinkovci

VINKOVCI, 09.05.2019. – Within the framework of the Made in Danube project, an “Open Innovation World Café” workshop took place today in Excellent Pub in Vinkovci. Aim of the workshop was to build new links and strengthen existing regional initiative and Danube Region Innovation System in order to create synergies and improve impact. The event was organised by ZSI – Centre for Social Innovation (Vienna) in cooperation with Vukovar-Srijem County Development Agency. Read more

Visit to Competence centre in Lower Bavaria

STRAUBING, 05.05.2019. – Competence centre Ltd. for research and development, as part of the delegation of Vukovar-Srijem County, led by prefect Božo Galić, took part in a work visit to German federal province of Lower Bavaria from 2nd to 5th May 2019.  Read more

ROSEWOOD Newsletter second edition released

Many activities have been carried out so far within the implementation of ROSEWOOD project, financed by the Horizon 2020 programme, which started in February 2018.

Therefore, the time has come for the publication of the second edition of ROSEWOOD Project Newsletter, where you can read about the experiences of the regional Hub managers, ROSEWOOD network, about the best practice database built by the project and the Hub’s regional roadmaps for wood mobilisation.

Within the framework of ROSEWOOD project, Competence centre Ltd. for research and development is the centre for East Europe (East Europe Hub) for sustainable wood mobilisation.

You can download the second edition of the newsletters here.

A workshop for the development of business models for identified ideas organised in Brașov

BRAȘOV, 11.04.2019. – In the framework of the ROSEWOOD project, the European Network of Regions on Sustainable Wood Mobilisation, at the EXPOWOOD International Professional Equipment Fair and Technology Fair in Brașov Business Park, a workshop of the East Europe Hub was held. Theme of the workshop was development of business models and more detailed elaboration of business ideas identified during the last workshop in Ljubljana. Workshop was organised by Competence centre Ltd. for research and development from Croatia in cooperation with Association of KO-FA (Pro-wood Wood Cluster) from Romania. Read more

Visit of Romanian Furniture Cluster from Transylvania

VINKOVCI, 08.04.2019. – Competence centre Ltd. for research and development from Vinkovci, in cooperation with the Wood Cluster SLAVONIAN OAK organised a visit from the delegation of Romanian Furniture Cluster from Transylvania, with the following topics, co-operation on projects and joint venture to the third markets. Vice-president Ioan Iancu and Manager Ciprian Morcan were part of the delegation. Read more