Ełk Science and Technology Park has been established to meet the needs of establishment of a location which centres companies operating within innovatory industries as well as within those which offer technologically advanced products or services. Its establishment constituted the element of the strategy assuming the improvement of the investment attractiveness of the region, improvement of the degree of competitiveness as well as the broadly understood economical growth.
The mission of the Ełk Science and Technology Park is constituted by the increase of competiveness, inducing economical growth as well as the improvement of the investment attractiveness of the region, professional activation of the local society, support of natural environment friendly investments. The mission is also constituted by the establishment of the innovations support centre, development and transfer of technologies to the sector of small and average sized companies, support of innovations as well as the scope of knowledge of entrepreneurs within the aforementioned subject as well as integration of the world of business, science as well as B2B institutions.
The hereby investment will introduce numerous benefits for various social groups. Entrepreneurs will obtain favourable conditions for the conveyance of entrepreneurship activity, investors will be offered attractive investment terrains as well as the possibility of its lease, student and graduates – the possibility for the establishment of own company within a friendly environment, lows start-up costs as well as scientific and business support and advisory, whereas the inhabitants of the region – the favourable climate for the development of creativity as well as activation of the local community and society plus new jobs. The establishment and functioning of the Ełk Science and Technology Park shall also in a positive manner influence the economy of the region as well as the natural environment, especially considering the support for companies the scope of the activity of which encompasses the protection of the natural environment.
Within the scope of executed activities Ełk Science and Technology Park concentrates mainly on supporting entrepreneurship as well as the broadly understood innovation processes. The Park supports mainly companies of innovatory character which during their activity implement technical progress.
The goal of the Ełk Science and Technology Park is constituted by the increase of the economical potential as well as the competitiveness of the city of Ełk through the creation of optimal conditions for the transfer and commercialisation of technologies, creation and development of small innovatory companies, development and marketing of new products. Moreover the goals of the Ełk Science and Technology Park reach towards the generation of new and more perspective industries of economical growth of the region of Ełk, professional activation of the local population as well as establishment of conditions indispensable for the creation of new jobs. Making available of new manufacturing and investment as well as administration areas. The particular preferences in the choice of companies executing their activity upon the premises of the Ełk Science and Technology Park shall be directed towards modern technology oriented companies