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New JRC MOOC on monitoring Smart Specialisation strategies

30 Jan 2018
Which are the principles underpinning research and innovation smart specialisation strategies (RIS3)? What are the core-indicators to monitor the sound implementation of RIS3? Where to find the key data-sources needed to monitor them?

Sixty EU Regions Get Ready for Joint Energy Projects

25 Jan 2018
Sixty EU regions which have set energy as a priority in their Smart Specialisation Strategies will now move to the practical phase – implementing pilot activities and defining business and funding plans.

New recording website from the European Week of Regions and Cities

19 Jan 2018
The European Week of Regions and Cities takes place every year in October and the S3 Platform is involved in many workshops. A new website graphically illustrates the main lessons from 2017.

PhD Scholarships in Estonian S3 Priorities

18 Jan 2018
The Education Agency of the Estonian Archimedes Foundation has launched a PhD Scholarship Programme to promote research in the S3 Priority areas of the Estonian S3.

EIT has launched its 2018 call for new KICs

17 Jan 2018
Calling urban mobility and manufacturing innovators: competition for new EIT innovation communities launched

Latest registration

10 Jan 2018
The latest region to register is Cherkasy (UA).

Call to establish cooperation with the region of Paraná (Brazil) by International Urban Cooperation Programme (IUC)

10 Jan 2018
The International Urban Cooperation Programme (IUC) is launching a call for EU regions to establishing cooperation with the region of Paraná (Brazil). EU regions are welcome to submit their applications for a pairing action with this region.

Latest registration

03 Jan 2018
The latest S3 Platform member is the regional entity Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina).

Call for expression of interest for Regional and National Authorities to participate in future Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshops

29 Dec 2017
The S3 Platform seeks expressions of interest from national and regional authorities who would like to participate in future PXL workshops, as regions/countries to be peer-reviewed.

Analytical reports on promising KETs-based products

22 Dec 2017
The reports on promising KETs-based products aimed to provide stakeholders with an analytical base to help strengthen cross-regional cooperation mechanisms in order to boost the deployment of KETs in Europe.