INCENTIVE is a multinational integrated consortium composed of 5 Universities, 13 public-funded and private funded Research Organizations and 1 SME with access to cutting edge knowledge, technologies and expertise in commercial exploitation. The partners are located in 6 European countries (12 partners), India (5 partners) and USA (2 partners). The partners integrated into the consortium have multidisciplinary expertise, resources and technologies enabling to specifically address the requirements of the project, guaranteeing its success chances. Their selection and subsequent inclusion in the consortium was strictly based on their scientific and/or technical excellence, as well as their excellent track record as “good performers” in previous networks and R&D projects. Indeed, many of the partners within the consortium have previous collaborations within national and international networks, which further demonstrate their capacity to work together in a productive and synergistic manner. The integration of their complementary competences and resources within INCENTIVE creates a true added value chain, which will enable to maximize the output. This will enable consortium to reach the main strategic goal and specific objectives of the project by successfully addressing all the project tasks and achieving the proposed deliverables.

This project has received funding from the European Union H2020 (grant no. 874866) and the Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (project no. BT/IN/EU-INF/16/AP/19-20/11746)