Events Events

Registration for the Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Policy Instruments

17/01/2018
The JRC has the pleasure to invite regional and national authorities to the Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Policy Instruments organised by the S3 Platform.

Smart towns in Central and Eastern Europe Workshop

29/11/2017 30/11/2017
The conference is organized by the Strategic Research & Innovation Partnership (SRIP) for Smart Cities and Communities, with over 150 Slovenian companies and organizations, which are coordinated by the Jožef Stefan Institute and.

Energy - Smart Grids Workshop: ETIP SNET South Eastern Region

23/11/2017 24/11/2017
The European Commission's Joint Research Center (JRC), the European Technology and Innovation Platform for Smart Networks for Energy Transition (ETIP SNET) and the Research Centre for Sustainable Energy of the University of Cyprus (FOSS) invite you to a unique Workshop on Smart Grids.

Sustainable Buildings Partnership working meeting

22/11/2017 22/11/2017
Working session with the partners of the interregional S3 Partnership on Sustainable Buildings.

Workshop Smart Specialisation in Brazil, changelles and opportunities for regional policies of innovation

16/11/2017 17/11/2017
The S3 Platform participates in the kick-off event of the project: Smart Specialisation in Brazil, challenges and opportunities for regional policies of Innovation".

GROW your REGIOn: Boosting Smart Interregional Collaboration through Clusters

08/11/2017 09/11/2017
You are cordially invited to join us in Valencia from 8 to 9 November for the 2nd edition of the #GROWyourREGIOn conference: Boosting Smart Interregional Collaboration through Clusters.

Call for Expression of Interest for Regional Authorities to Participate in a Pilot Action on Industrial Transition

31/10/2017
DG REGIO seeks expressions of interest from national and regional authorities, at the appropriate geographical level and at least at NUTS level 2, willing to work on the basis of their respective smart specialisation strategies in order to promote broad-based innovation to address the challenges of industrial transition.

Università, Alta Formazione e Smart Specialisation in Puglia: i progetti HESS e Targeted Support

31/10/2017 31/10/2017
The JRC and Regione Puglia have been collaborating on a set of activities, as part of the JRC project of “Targeted Support for RIS3 Implementation” since 2016. A set of further activities are now planned, centred on the role of universities and higher education in RIS3 implementation. The activities have two main aims: a) To promote the integration of higher education, research, innovation and regional development in S3 policy mixes, particularly in the use of European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds. b) To help build innovation capabilities by looking at the role of HEIs in regional partnerships Regione Puglia, ARTI Puglia and the JRC have co-identified two topics to be studied and addressed: a) The role of Istituti Tecnici Superiori (Higher Technical Institutes, or ITS) in S3. b) The role of doctoral training in S3

Call for Expression of Interest for Thematic Partnerships to Pilot Interregional Innovation Projects

31/10/2017
DG REGIO seeks expressions of interest from transnational partnerships of regional authorities, which include regional stakeholders (universities, research centres, clusters, SMEs, etc.), that are willing to pilot interregional innovation partnerships aimed at facilitating the commercialisation and scale-up of inter-regional innovation projects and to incentivise business investments.