Melissa Balzarotti of the Lombardy Green Chemistry Association presents the mission and expected results of ARDIA-Net to set up a common strategy for the development of a R&I governance for the Alpine Space. A-RING’s main project goal is to establish the basis for an effective and permanent transnational cooperation among different levels and actors, to fosters mutual recognition among policymaking, clusters, research and business, enhancing an active role of R&I bodies in local and regional development and innovation in strategic topics within AR.