Events Events

Development of the Smart Specialisation in Energy

10/10/2018 10/10/2018
The Smart Specialisation Platform on Energy (S3PEnergy) of JRC was launched in May 2015 as a joint initiative of DG REGIO, DG ENER and JRC, with the main objective of supporting the effective uptake of the Cohesion Policy funds for energy as well as to help regions in the implementation of their smart specialisation strategies.

European Week of Regions and Cities workshop on Co-creating strategic interregional collaboration: partnerships, clusters & SMEs

09/10/2018 09/10/2018
In the frame of European Week of Regions and Cities a workshop is organised on Co-creating strategic interregional collaboration: partnerships, clusters & SMEs.

Defence and Dual-Use Technologies 2018

03/10/2018 04/10/2018
03 Oct 2018 - 04 Oct 2018 ...

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.

Discover the activities of the Knowledge Centre for Territorial Policies in a dedicated session next 26th September in Seville

The The Knowledge Centre for Territorial Policies (KC TP) organises a dedicated session preceding the 2018 SMARTER Conference on the morning of the 26th of September.

Smart Specialisation: from the EU to the world

25/09/2018 25/09/2018
The first global workshop on Smart Specialisation worldwide will take place in Seville (Spain) ahead of the 2018 edition of the Smarter Conference.

Peer Learning workshop on VET & S3

20/09/2018 20/09/2018
The regional dimension of VET and adult learning and its link to Smart Specialisation

Smart specialisation as the innovation driver for country's competitiveness

05/07/2018 05/07/2018
This event will focus on awareness raising on smart specialisation process which has started in Albania under JRC guidance. Organized by the Albanian S3 team with the support from the JRC Territorial Development Unit, the event will bring together major stakeholders of the Albanian innovation community.

WIRE 2018: Week of Innovative Regions in Europe 2018

04/07/2018 06/07/2018
Smart Choices for innovative regional ecosystems. The Power of Connectivity, Entrepreneurship and Science & Research

Creating value together - Towards business partnerships between social economy and traditional enterprises

Social economy enterprises and traditional, for-profit enterprises collaborate in many ways. Together, they can co-create value for both partners and become a real source of jobs and social impact in Europe. Yet, the potential of value creation through collaboration between these two types of enterprises is not fully exploited.