Project title:

AgroTransilvania Cluster – Innovative cluster specialized in the field of bioeconomy

Project acronym:



June 2015 – December 2023

Program / Financer:

Competitiveness Operational Program


  • Napoca Agro-Food-Ind Cluster Association in collaboration with entities interested in the expansion of research and development directions,
  • Moldovan Carmangerie,
  • University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca,
  • National Institute for Research and Development of Isotopic and Molecular Technologies - INCDTIM Cluj-Napoca.

Countries where activities are carried out:

  • Romania

General project objective:

The objective of the project is to increase the RDI capacity in the field of bioeconomy through the creation of the “Advanced Research Centre for Innovative Food Products and Processes” which will include 7 research laboratories for the development of new activities and research directions in the field of safety, accessibility and nutritional optimization of food products.

Hygia involvement:

  • involvement in the development of the project idea,
  • development of the application and attracting financing,
  • active involvement in both management and implementation activities of the project.