IMPROVE project aims to develop a better delivery of RDI policies by developing new management and implementation methods. Regional level cooperation takes place in a regular basis playing a major role during the project bringing regional stakeholders` effort to support project’s activities.

Stakeholder meetings in the fourth semester were related to the present status of the project and following activities. Meetings addressed next development measures especially regarding the monitoring and evaluation tools, development of innovation ecosystems and involvement of the clusters within the S3 governance system. The topics addressed also empowerment the innovation uptake in regional SMEs and communication efforts for new programming period. Also the experiences and good practices identified from other regions within improve project were shared among participants.