Małopolskie (PL21)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Kraków
  • Region size icon 15.183 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 3.368.893 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 47.231,35 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 8,22 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 2,50 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 2,41 (2020)
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S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
Electro technical and mechanical industries The production of electronic, optical, electrical and mechanical products with the greatest innovative potential, as well as the production of vehicles, means of transport and their components.
ICT In particular activities related to the manufacture and use of ICT equipment and services and to the collection, processing and provision of information in electronic form using digital techniques and all electronic communication tools.
Sustainable energy The development of energy and the use of energy to meet the needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet those needs with focus on: clean energy technologies, energy efficiency and prosumer energy.
Production of metals, metal products and non-metallic mineral products Covers research and development mainly of technologies for manufacturing and shaping materials based on metallic and ceramic materials, waste management, excavations and obtaining raw materials.
Creative and leisure industries Activities that have their source in individual creation, skills and talent and have the potential to create wealth and jobs through the production and exploitation of intellectual property.
Chemical industry Programmes to implement new compounds, materials and chemical technologies, including chemical engineering solutions, in areas (9 domains) related to health care, agriculture, food, wood, pulp and paper industries, biological and environmental chemistry, energy, raw materials, waste management, materials for construction and transport, advanced materials and nanotechnologies, sensors.
Life sciences The mix of two value chains: health and quality of life which include products and technologies used in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of human and animal diseases and bio-economy comprising semi-finished products and products used in the production of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food, materials and energy.

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