Peer Review Workshop in Podkarpackie (PL)
General InformationThis peer review workshop in Rzeszów was organised by the S3 Platform and the Marshal Office of Podkarpackie. Since transition is one of way of economic development to be chosen within the frameworkd of smart specialisation, this time our flagship event focused on the economic transition of regions.
The work on smart specialisation strategies seems to be quite advanced, so during this workshop implementation issues like implementation management structure, project generation and selection, road map for smart specialisation priorities development, inter-regional collaboration, monitoring and evaluation were profoundly discussed.
Agenda and Presentations
Panel Session - Regions in transition
Marek Darecki, Smart transformation of a remote province into innovative region (Aviation Valley case), President, General Manager of WSK "PZL - Rzeszów" S.A. the member of United Technologies Corporation.
Jaime del Castillo, The transition in industrialised regions from the traditional industry to the innovative one (Basque Country case), infyde, Spain.
Christian Saublens, Knowledge Absorption as a Key Factor of Industrial Competitiveness in Regions "Phoenix Initiative", Executive Manager, EURADA.
Dealing with the economic transition - Ukrainian case (special guests)
Ivan Kulchytskyy, Innovations in Ukraine, opportunities for cooperation
President of AEI, http://www.aei.org.ua/
Viktoriya Dovzhyk, An innovative approach to the development projects in Lviv. Practical Examples. Department of Economic Policy of Lviv City Council
Peer review sessions
Päijät-Häme - Presentation and background document (final documents)
Podkarpackie - Presentation and background document (final documents)
The Structural Funds investments in Podkarpackie - video