ARCHES has the capacity to make connections with the global research community, with industry and with European institutions at all levels. Its main goal is to foster the co-operation of key stakeholders to actively contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and provide support for the development and implementation of EU policies for research and innovation. In light of the above, the main objectives are:

  • to facilitate the interaction between academia, industry and policy makers
  • to participate in key initiatives along the entire research and innovation chain
  • to support the implementation of specific research and innovation strategies to tackle global challenges

Acting as a boundaryless organisation along the entire research and innovation chain, ARCHES creates the conditions to achieve the speed, flexibility and integration needed to survive and thrive in today’s globally competitive environment.