Events Events

SMEs and Smart Specialisation

08/11/2012
JRC-IPTS together with DG REGIO, DG ENTR, EURADA and UEAPME hosted an event on SMEs and Smart Specialisation. The event informed on and discussed possibilities for SME involvement in smart specialisation strategy development (RIS3) and their implementation.

ICTIMED

26/10/2012
The ICTIMED event featured Prof. Foray as the keynote speaker. His presentation emphasised, appropriately, the need to avoid emphasising sectors and thinking in sectoral terms when addressing smart specialisation.

KNOW-MAN

25/10/2012 26/10/2012
The INTERREG IVC project KNOW-MAN is dedicated to knowledge network management in technology parks.

The role of smart specialisation and regional policy in developing the innovativeness of regions in Europe

10/10/2012
The workshop was organised by Małopolskie Voivodeship within the SMART+ INTERREG IVC project.

Peer review workshop in Pisa (IT)

27/09/2012 28/09/2012
WORKSHOP "PEER DISCUSSION AS A STEP TOWARDS RIS3"

Italian country event on RIS3

25/09/2012 26/09/2012
The Italian country event on RIS3 was hosted by the Apulia Region in Bari and gathered representatives from all Italian regions, the Ministry for Economic Development and the Ministry for Research, University and Education. Two EU regions were invited to illustrate their experience on smart specialisation strategies: Upper Austria and Castilla y León.

Universities and Regional Innovation

20/09/2012
This event focused on the methodology for building regional partnerships between universities, business and public authorities in support of regional innovation.

Smart specialisation in Urban regions

05/09/2012
The event aimed at promoting the understanding of smart specialisation in Urban regions and exchanging knowledge and experiences among regional developers and urban planners.

Design & preparation of the National Development Plan for 2014-20 in Greece

04/09/2012
Aiming to foster an effective participation of the Regions in a Research, and Innovation strategy for smart specialisation, the Greek General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT) organised a kick-off information workshop.

Smart Specialisation in the UK

28/06/2012
Cardiff University hosted the first workshop on Smart Specialisation in the UK in partnership with the S3 Platform. The workshop was attended by a range of stakeholders from the scientific and business sectors in the UK.