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Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research

 

Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research contributes to the competitiveness and efficiency of Hungarian companies by providing services in innovation and technology transfer in cooperation with Hungarian and foreign partner institutions. We offer our customers – currently more than 200 companies – complex scientific and technological solutions in several areas of expertise, devised in a way to enhance their competitiveness.

 

We cooperate with institutions of the state sector, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and universities, as well as their research institutes. For these partners, we also act as innovation intermediaries through our applied R&D and technology transfer activities. As a think tank with a strong team of researchers and experts, we are able to meet the research and development needs of the industry from the conception of an idea to its realisation, at a level of expertise which is considered high even in international comparison.

 

We participate actively in building international consortia, networking, and EU tenders in the field of R&D and innovation. Moreover, we offer business development services as a technology incubator.

 

We regard it as our mission to act as a catalyst in national and international projects involving exceptional levels of technology and creating high added value that are significant for the national economy as a whole, and which have the potential to contribute significantly to the well-being of society.

 

Knowledge Management Centre
 

The Knowledge Management Centre of Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research has extensive knowledge and experience in project management (both as lead partner or project partner), dissemination activities, in the administrative background support of projects and programmes. It also has extensive experience in promoting and offering support activities targeting the Framework Programmes, including the organisation of trainings, workshops and brokerage events, building research networks, and offering partnering services for third country researchers.

 

We have been the Bridgehead Organisation (national coordinator) of the Hungarian EURAXESS network aiming to assist the mobility and career development of European researchers since 2008.

 

Between 2012 and 2015 we have operated the Hungarian EU Research and Technological Development Liaison Office (HunOR) in Brussels with the mission to provide information and services to support Hungarian participation in EU RTD and innovation programmes. The Office operated in close contact with the Hungarian research sector representatives, relevant government and EU institutions.

 

Our company has successfully implemented more than 50 FP projects and gained extensive experience in FP project management. We have extensive links with industry including SMEs, and the company is a strategic partner of the Hungarian Enterprise Europe Network consortium.

 

 

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Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) is a non-profit organization established in 1996 by the Hungarian Government, with the task of managing international cooperation programmes and special projects in the field of education, training and EU-related issues. TPF aims to support supporting initiatives aiming at the modernization and quality improvement of education, training and human resources development, encouraging international cooperation and mobility, strengthening the European dimension in these fields.

TPF is intensively involved in international activities, in order to encourage foreign institutions to cooperate with Hungarian partners on the one hand, and to make known the achievements at European level on the other. International activities include: help in partner search, a guide for international students, teachers and researchers (available on-line at Study in Hungary), taking part in international projects and bilateral cooperation as partner or coordinator, active role in dissemination projects funded by the European Commission, active participation in the implementation of the Lisbon Strategy.

 

Contact:

Ms. Anna Hernádi

Higher Education Department

Phone: (+36 1) 237 1300 / 162. ext.

E-mail: anna.hernadi@tpf.hu