Mistral was created with the ambition to consolidate and accelerate innovative actions for Blue Growth.
The goal of Mistral is to promote a transnational innovation ecosystem in which business, research and education collaborate to:

  • develop sustainable innovation actions
  • increase their performance in terms of innovation
  • support the development of entrepreneurial spirit
  • increase access to and sharing of maritime industry knowledge.


Funded by: European Regional Development Fund, programma Interreg Mediterranean
Budget: 4.837.420 € [grant awarded for 85% of the total budget: 4.111.807 €] Period: 2018/01/02 – 2022/01/01
Duration: 48 months
Topic: Promote innovative actions under Blue Growth in the Mediterranean area.


Regione Emilia Romagna (Italia), Aster (Italia), Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia (Italia), Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (Grecia), Cluster Maritimo de las Illes Balears (Spagna), Pole Mer Méditerrannée (Francia), Cluster Maritimo-Marino de Andalucia (Spagna), Stiima-CNR (Italia), Region of Crete (Creta), Alentejo Regional Development Agency (Portogallo), AKSHI (Albania), University Alesksander Moisiu (Albania), Croatian Chamber of Economy (Croazia), Chrysalis LEAP Limited (Cipro), Ministero de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentacion (Spagna).

Reference Cluster: Marche Manufacturing