The objectives of the action in the project IMPuls are:

  • Improvement of competitiveness of manufacturing industry of the considered regions,
  • Facilitating development of innovative products by modern design technologies,
  • Exploitation of present R&D resources for needs of local industry.

The proposed action aims to contribute to improvement of competitiveness of manufacturing companies from Moravički, Raški and Rasinski District of Republic of Serbia. It is estimated that two weakest components of competitiveness of Serbian economy are lack of innovation and lack of higher education and training of work force, so the project targets those two weaknesses with the following two specific objectives:

  • to boost innovation by reduction of costs of development of new and improved products through application of modern technologies;
  • to turn activities of already present university researchers towards needs of local industry through provision of modern design technologies;

The shown objectivities will be realized through the following activities:

  • Establishment of technological basis for the project,
  • Development of models of new products and services,
  • Rapid development of new products and services,
  • Consulting on product implementation and marketing,
  • Benchmarking of competitiveness and innovation capacity,
  • Promotion and dissemination of project results,
  • Management.