Virtual Research Institute (Polish: Wirutalny Instytut Badawczy – WIB) is a nationwide innovative formula for conducting research with high potential for social and economic applications. The research area of the WIB managed by ŁUKASIEWICZ – PORT is medical biotechnology – oncology. The amount of PLN 450 million has been allocated to support research teams.
The Virtual Research Institute program is financed from the funds of the Polish Science Fund. Its aim is to finance the work of selected, internationally competitive research teams, conducting scientific activities with high potential for social and economic applications, under the guidance of a leader of recognized scientific achievements, whose aim is to commercialize its results.
Within the framework of the program, financing will be granted to research teams which will plan research tasks that fit into a specific research agenda. The program provides for the possibility of carrying out tasks by the teams consisting of scientist located in various scientific units in Poland.
More information on WIB on its official website: wib.port.org.pl
Posted by Bartosz Solarewicz, Posted on 18 .03.2020