The City of Bialystok is the capital of Podlaskie Voivodeship and the administrative, scientific, economical and cultural centre. Local problems:
- very high but not fully taped potential of science units (5 public and 5 private universities)
- notable breaking up of support organizations
- low level of innovativeness of local employers maladjustment to standards of modern economy infrastructural and financial problems in the field of competitiveness and innovation
- lack of cooperation within the region (e.g. transfer of technologies, innovation) prevents the progress
There exist a high necessity to create a place for the cooperation between business and science, a business incubator, a centre of modern technologies etc. Therefore the idea of setting up Bialostocki Scientific and Technological Park appeared. But the following matters need to be identified: range of activities, structure of management, rules of running the Park.
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