On an annual basis, ACCIÓ organizes a Cluster Mission in countries of interest to study various ecosystems of innovation and other competitive environments to find innovative culture of other countries to be inspired by new ways of working, establish new contacts and links with organizations in Catalonia to connect to target countries with the most advanced ecosystems in terms of clusters and managed to bring the Catalan companies this new knowledge adquirits.Aquest year, the mission has been organized in South Korea on 9-13 May and has had the participation of 14 Catalan cluster, including the cluster of Agricultural Means of Production FEMAC
During participation, we explored opportunities in the segment of means of agricultural production as well as held several meetings with officials of cluster policy in Korea (KICOX) and attend training in macroeconomics, industry and culture of business in the most prestigious business school in Korea (Yonsei). We also attended a business dinner with the Catalanj community in Korea as well as meetings with managers of public programs for new companies (KOTRA) and CEL (Centre for Creative Economy Leader ) among others.
Various media have echoed this mission:
La Vanguardia – 14 Catalan clusters are traveling to South Korea to explore business opportunities
Interempresas – representing 14 Catalan cluster are traveling to South Korea for parsing business opportunities