Europe to become a global economic leader, competitive to the US and East Asia economies carries out numerous activities, including a program of innovation in the knowledge triangle (Science, Education Business).

The first initiative of the EU, which fully integrates all three elements of the triangle is European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). It brings together leading higher education institutions, research labs and companies to form partnerships – Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs).

There are three KICs present in Poland: