Events Events

Dual use technologies within the framework of RIS3 in Europe

27/10/2015 28/10/2015
The Regional Government of Andalusia through IDEA Agency and the European Commission (DG GROW) organize this International Conference on dual use technologies.

Excellence without borders: R&D cooperation across the innovation divide

15/10/2015
Networking event ‘Excellence without Borders: R&D Cooperation Across the Innovation Divide’

EARTO-JRC Joint Event

15/10/2015
The objective of this event is to present the JRC publication "Research and Technology Organisations and Smart Specialisation" which is currently under preparation by Dr. Katerina Ciampi Stancova from S3 Platform and Prof. David Charles from University of Lincoln.

RIS3 Implementation Workshop on Blue Growth

08/10/2015 09/10/2015
This workshop was part of the 2015 Open Days programme and included participants from policy making, research and industry. Four S3P members will present their plans for specialising in Blue Growth: The Canary Islands (ES), Nordland (NO), Portugal and Ireland!

University-Business Forum: Developing Talent for innovation-based economies

24/09/2015 25/09/2015
The thematic University-Business Forum took place in Vilnius and Kaunas, Lithuania. It brought together around 200 high-level representatives from higher education, business as well as national, regional and local authorities from Europe and beyond. There was no registration fee for the Forum.

Food, Gastronomy & Bio-Economy as Elements of Reg. Innovation Strategies

22/09/2015 22/09/2015
The motto of the EXPO 2015:" Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life" is a global appeal to reflect upon current issues of nutrition, food production, management and distribution, as well as global and regional governance of food. Participating countries, organisations and institutions will share their experience, demonstrate and confront their approaches as well as discuss potential future scenarios and development. The European Union, a key player on international scale, shared results of its work done over the last 50 years.

Second Platform Event of the RIM Plus 2015-2016

08/07/2015
At this event, practitioners from various regions and will provide an opportunity to exchange views and liaise with potential co-operation partners while at the same time developing a broader perspective on the opportunities and challenges provided by advanced manufacturing initiatives.

Danube S3 Workshop "Gathering Opportunities Around RIS3 Priorities"

07/07/2015
The S3 Platform together with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy organised the Danube smart specialisation (S3) workshop “Gathering opportunities around RIS3 priorities” in Vienna, Austria. The workshop aimed at identifying concrete initiatives for transnational cooperation around some common smart specialisation priorities in the Danube region. The workshop provided the arena to explore collaboration opportunities in ICT, health, energy and sustainable innovations.

RIS3 Workshop with the Maltese Administration

02/07/2015 02/07/2015
In the light of the approved Operational Programme I (Fostering a competitive and sustainable economy to meet our challenges) with pertinent action plan, the S3 Platform and DG REGIO discussed the state of play on issues identified during the past assessments.