Communication – Strengthening Innovation in Europe's regions
The Commission is proposing a new set of actions to strengthen the implementation of Smart Specialisation and further help Europe's regions invest in their niche areas of competitive strengths.
Public Consultation: mid-term evaluation of COSME Programme
The open public consultation of the COSME interim evaluation is available until the 31st of August.
Implementing Smart Specialisation Strategies: A Handbook
The handbook aims at taking stock of the Smart Specialisation experience and presenting its current state of the art, both in terms of conceptual developments and practical implementation.
Smart Regions 2.0 Conference: View the Videos
"Smart Regions 2.0 Conference: Maximising Europe's Innovation Potential" gave the opportunity to European stakeholders to exchange on S3 Implementation. Here is a glimpse of the event.
The S3 Platform provides advice to EU countries and regions for the design and implementation of their Smart Specialisation Strategy (S3):
- Provide guidance material and good practice examples
- Inform strategy formation and policy-making
- Facilitate peer-reviews and mutual learning
- Support access to relevant data
- Train policy-makers