The principal aim of the OP EIC is to support development competitiveness and to help maintain a sustainable economy based on know-how and innovation. Czech corporations should be able to enter world markets and create plenty of job opportunities. The priorities in this programming period include developing economies based on know-how and innovation, supporting a more competitive market with less burden on resources and supporting high employment.
The Operational Program aims to support research and development, small and medium-sized enterprises, low-carbon footprint economies, social services and education. It is essential to secure that all forms of resources (land, real estate and infrastructure, energy, finances) are utilized effectively in the spirit of sustainable development.