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About the partners

This toolkit resulted from the (Pushtheright-)Button sub-project Push the right BUTTON which is part of the INTERREG IVC Mini-Programme “Brain Flow” addressing the phenomenon of brain drain and brain gain in border regions. “Brain Flow” creates a platform for the exchange of experience and knowledge transfer amongst regional actors representing eight partner from seven different countries. “Brain Flow” is carried out on two levels: the strategic mini-programme level and the operational level of the sub-projects.

In BUTTON the following partners participated:

Radboud University
Radboud University Nijmegen is situated in the oldest city in the Netherlands. It has seven faculties and enrols over 17,500 students. One of the main strengths of our research is the way we forge cooperative links across disciplinary boundaries and the continuous exchange of ideas with others working in related areas

University of Twente
High tech, human touch. That is the University of Twente. Some 3,300 scientists and other professionals working together on cutting-edge research, innovations with real-world relevance and inspiring education for more than 9,000 students. The enterprising university encourages students to develop an entrepreneurial spirit, organizes numerous activities for secondary schools and is a partner of Kennispark Twente.

Institute for Work and Technology, Westfälische Hochschule
Institute for Work and Technology, Westfälische Hochschule is a German research organisation of the University of Applied Sciences Gelsenkirchen and a co-operation partner of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Its activities are aiming towards the objective of prosperity and quality of life.

NASUVINSA (acronym in Spanish of Navarra de Suelo y Vivienda, i.e. Land & Housing Corporation of Navarre) is an instrumental Public Company of the Government of Navarre serving the citizen. Its mission is the sustainable spatial and urban development of the Autonomous Community of Navarre, as well as the development and management of land regardless of its classification, category, subcategory and use, and real estate development and management of all types of real property and buildings, especially social housing.

Regio Basiliensis (executed through its research partner BakBasel)
BAK Basel Economics AG is a private and independent economic research institute and provides, since 30 years, regional analyses, forecasts and consulting services on an empirical and quantitative level. BAKBASEL is research partner of Regio Basiliensis .

ENRI is a contract research company with offices in Lillehammer in Oppland County and Hamar in Hedmark County. ENRI vision is to be a central actor in the region’s innovation and knowledge system by giving its employers relevant knowledge and data. ENRI also wants to develop national and international state of the art research.

The BUTTON sub-project was cofinanced through the Brain Flow mini-programme of the Interregional Cooperation Programme INTERREG IV C, financed by the European Union’s Regional Development Fund,