ANI Technical Assistance under the Framework Programme
Since its inception, and over the past 20 years operating in the RTD area, the AdI acquired and consolidated an invaluable wealth of experience and knowledge in the management of technical and scientific monitoring, and in the optimization of for corporate R&D and technological infrastructure support initiatives, including, in particular, the construction and promotion of a partner network, from the application assessment stage to the conclusion of the projects, offering it privileged access to scientific evaluators and different actors – companies and R&I institutions – thus boosting RTD, through the interconnection between the various supporting instruments, according to the maturity of R&D results.
In 2015 and the following years, ANI, by delegation of the duties comprised in the Operational Programmes, under QREN and the new Portugal 2020 European framework, will provide technical-scientific assistance and management services to a broad range of corporate R&D financing products and tax incentives, as well as support for the Technological Infrastructure.
The granting of incentives is decided by the Managing Authorities:
- Compete – Competitiveness Factors Operational Programme
- Alentejo Operational Programme
- Algarve Operational Programme
- Center Operational Programme
- Lisbon Operational Programme
- North Operational Programme
- ERDF Technical Assistance Operational Programme
The payment of expenses incurred by ANI with the provision of technical and scientific assistance and the management of financing and incentive products takes on the designation of Technical Assistance.
Information on EU funds obtained in previous years can be found at the previous Innovation Agency’s website.
The agreements concluded by ANI (the Portuguese National Innovation Agency) are published at the Public Procurement Website BASE.gov and can be found here:
Open public tenders
There are no public tenders managed by the National Innovation Agency at the moment.