The partnership gives the NOP the opportunity to become part of a growing, strong and proven concept. The NOP will be first line of contact, and responsible for the proliferation of Newton Rooms in the respective country, and establishing the partnership with the national quality assurance institution for quality assurance of national Newton modules.
The partnership gives the NOP opportunity to use the brand in order to attract investors and sponsorships from industry partners or government. The NOP will pay an annual fee per Newton Room to FIRST Scandinavia and is given all marketing material templates and first-class services (room design plans, interior and furniture plans etc) from FIRST Scandinavia. The NOP may cover this annual fee by introducing a fee to the individual Newton Rooms at a national level.
The individual Newton Room will be responsible for all costs related to renovating the facilities according to the Newton concept manual standards.
The NOP shall establish, in partnership with FIRST Scandinavia, a national Newton network and initiate an annual national network meeting. The NOP is expected to take part in the annual international Newton network meeting organized by FIRST Scandinavia.
FIRST Scandinavia is responsible for building and maintaining the Newton brand. The cooperation with NOPs is essential in this respect. The NOP will have the responsibility to ensure the quality in the national Newton Rooms, and that the Newton Rooms evaluate and report according to the standards.