About the project

ENGINE

European research centre of Network intelliGence for INnovation Enhancement

ENGINE Project

The main goal of the project is to enhance the research potential of the ENGINE Centre, an integral part of the Wrocław University of Technology, by know-how exchange, upgrading the laboratories, initializing new perspectives for advanced and innovative research on network intelligence and its deployment in industry, with particliar emphasis on SMEs. The idea of ENGINE – becoming a driving force for cooperation between academic researchers and other various institutions, including industrial and governmental ones and first of all SMEs.

The ENGINE project objectives

  • Training and development of the staff through specialized trainings and through bilateral exchange with leading European research centres.

  • Recruitment of experienced researchers.

  • Updating and improving the research equipment and organization in the ENGINE Centre.

  • Becoming an innovative institution of prior interest for Polish end-users, flily integrated with the European Research Area.

  • Improvement of the competence in the development of new, innovative technologies related to network intelligence.

  • Organizing courses, training days, seminars, workshops and conferences. Becoming a considerable centre for professional traineeship and life-long learning for ICT companies, researchers, governmental officials and politicians.

  • Developing Polish and European procedures for patenting and IPR management in computer science.

  • Reinforcing links, cooperation and innovation transfer to the industry, in particliar to SMEs.

  • Increasing participation in the EU collaborative research projects resliting in the joint grant proposals for national and international research projects, especially FP7 and in future Horizon 2020.

  • Increasing contribution to the economic and social sustainable development of the Dolny Slask (Lower Silesia) region and The European Union.