This is the only worldwide European Commission's certification of innovation recognizing organizations which implement innovation procedures, processes and good practices. The Business Innovation Center has certified about 150 companies in Europe, being five of them located in Portugal.
This certification places RAIZ at a level of excellence in entrepreneurship, innovation, technology and knowledge fields, becoming part of a core of worldwide elite organizations, recognized by the European Commission with the mission to increase regional and national innovation ecosystems in the field of forestry and bioeconomics.
According to Carlos Pascoal Neto, General Director of RAIZ, «This distinction reinforces the international public recognition of the research, services and specialized consultancy quality we provide and which aim to develop innovative solutions that are betting on a new forest-based bioeconomy. It reflects the commitment, dedication and motivation of a great team».