The sixth informal winter meeting of CLUSTERO took place in Piatra Neamt, on February 19-20. Representatives of clusters, Digital Innovation Hubs, the Ministry of Economy, North East RDA, SMEs have intensely debated the role of clusters in digitalization, in the context of the Industry 4.0 concept, as presented either in the INTERREG Europe “Inno Industry” project, carried out by CLUSTERO, or in the National Competitiveness Strategy, being developed by the Ministry of Economy or in the Digital Innovation Hubs.

The intensification of the cooperation with the Republic of Moldova was discussed, the textile cluster “Sorintex” from Soroca, member of CLUSTERO, presenting the intentions of collaboration with Romanian companies in the field of medical protection products (masks, gowns), other textile categories intelligent for medical use or the need to develop a laboratory for certification of the quality and conformity of medical textile products in the cross-border region.