Alliance for Materials - a value chain approach to the materials research and innovation

“Alliance for Materials - A value chain approach to materials research and innovation" (2012-2014) was a CSA FP7 project with KMM-VIN as a partner in the consortium. MatVal involved six European Technology Platforms, EMRS and FEMS making up at that time the Alliance for Materials (A4M); http://www.nmpteam.eu/nmp_community/alliance-for-materials/. The MaTVal project was supporting A4M in its efforts to create partnership and networking in materials research and innovation along the value chain concept. KMM-VIN was mainly involved in development of strategies for boosting research.