The project focused on Targeted Open Innovation in energy, water and agriculture societal challenges through a balanced innovation-friendly ecosystem in the Southern Mediterranean Neighbourhood (SMN) based on quintuple helix and NEXUS approach. It enhanced and supported regional smart specialization and development by increasing research capacity, effective mobility of young innovators/researchers and shared knowledge to improve their participation in the EU research area.

Full Name

5TOI 4EWAS, Quintuple Helix Approach to Targeted Open Innovation in Energy, Water, Agriculture in the South Mediterranean Neighborhood


€ 1.949.644,00 EUR

Project Duration

Start Date: April 1, 2016
End Date: April 30, 2019

Project No.


Contact Person

Marcello Scalisi m.scalisi@uni-med.net