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2018 SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development

26/09/2018 28/09/2018
This conference offers a comprehensive picture of the smart specialisation policy experience, including an evaluation of its early results, and highlights recent developments both conceptually and empirically. Particular attention will be given to implementation challenges and ways to address them, as well as to methodologies for impact assessment. In addition, the conference will explore how smart specialisation engages with global value chains and production networks, and how firms, regions and cities can benefit from relationships across the borders.

S3P Agri-food Working Committee Semi-annual Meeting

11/06/2018 11/06/2018
The Working Committee consists of all regions participating in Agri-food thematic partnerships and as a result, these Working Committee Meetings bring together the European Commission services and representatives of all Agri-Food thematic partnerships. To ensure the smooth functioning of this joint initiative, it has been agreed to meet twice a year to discuss implementation of the Platform's activities, resolve potential issues, and provide strategic guidance. This meeting will take place in Seinajoki, Finland on 11th June 2018.

European Sustainable Week -EUSEW - 2018

06/06/2018 07/06/2018
The EUSEW policy Conference is the EU conference of reference addressing energy transformation and policy developments.

Higher Education and Smart Specialisation: Partnerships for Regional Transformation

05/06/2018
This conference will show how regional partnerships including universities and other higher education institutions can drive smart specialisation. It is the result of two related projects: Higher Education for Smart Specialisation (HESS), managed by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in cooperation with DG Education and Culture, and Thinking Smart, an Erasmus+ funded consortium of European HEIs.

Smart Specialisation in EU and Latin America

23/05/2018 25/05/2018
The S3 Platform organises the discussion panel: "Smart Specialisation in Latin America and the EU, Regional Challenges, Transcontinental Opportunities" in the framework of next Latin American Studies Association congress (Barcelona, 2018). The session will showcase examples of smart specialisation adaptation in Latin America as well as the cooperation opportunities with EU.

Smart Specialisation and Technology Transfer as Innovation Drivers for Regional Growth

03/05/2018 04/05/2018
This high-level conference is organised under the auspices of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU.

1st Concentrated Solar Power - Implementation Working Group Meeting

26/04/2018
26 Apr 2018 ...

Tourism and Sports - WATIFY Matchmaking Event

12/04/2018 12/04/2018
12 Apr 2018 ...

Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Multi-level Governance for RIS3

12/04/2018 12/04/2018
The third Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Multi-level Governance for RIS3, is planned for April 2018.

The 3rd Steering Committee meeting of S3P-Industry

12/04/2018 12/04/2018
12 Apr 2018 ...