Complementary to the research centre MACIMIDE, ITEM conducts interdisciplinary research within the scope of cross-border Euregional mobility and cooperation issues, focusing on practical solutions for these issues.
ITEM works with a multidisciplinary approach, including the legal, economic, cultural, and administrative fields. The academic and applied research is conducted at Maastricht University through a cooperation of researchers from different disciplines and faculties. The research concentrates on the identification of the causes of problems and the provision of solutions.
ITEM conducts small-scale, on-demand contract research to valorise scientific knowledge into practical solutions.