EATiP Mirror Platforms (MiPs) are industry-driven multi-stakeholder aquaculture clusters, supporting the implementation of strategic research and innovation activities at a regional/national level. They are important facilitators to gather knowledge on consensus opinions and priorities of the stakeholder communities in their regions/countries.

EATIP Mirror Platforms


EATiP MiPs have a strong mobilisation role, assuring:

  • industry-focused strategic research and innovation agendas, roadmaps and implementation plans, for application at national, regional or European levels
  • Industry and research participation in the EU Framework Programmes for research and innovation, and cooperation with networks in other European States;
  • identification of needs and opportunities for international cooperation;
  • external advice for the programming and implementation of EU Framework Programmes