George Alexakis, Vice Governor of Crete for European and International Affairs, participated in the national awareness and promotional event of the INNOVAGRO PLUS project of Interreg ADRION Programme, as a Regional Councilor of Crete.

In the event, with the participation of the Governor of Crete Stavros Arnaoutakis, were presented: the results of the ADRION 2014 – 2020 program, the deliverables of the INNOVAGRO project emphasized with the presentation of the digital business support platform, as well as the new INNOVAGRO PLUS project.

Giorgos Alexakis pointed out that “the development of the online business platform VIBIEC, in which all producers of standard or certified products of Crete can participate for free, will strengthen competitively and will further guide the Cretan agri-food companies”. The continuation of the program will further strengthen the business innovation and extroversion of companies in the agri-food sector by utilizing existing experience and strengthening their relationships with Research Centers, Cooperative Organizations and public bodies.