Events Events

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.

Smart Investment for Smart Specialisation

27/06/2012 28/06/2012
The Polish Ministry of Economy and the World Bank Group in coordination with the European Commission organised a joint regional workshop entitled "Smart Investment for Smart Specialisation". The goal of the event was to support Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania and Poland in realizing smart specialisation strategies, and as such achieving more efficient investment of structural funds from the European Union.

European Cluster Alliance (ECA) and TACTICS Workshop

21/06/2012
Clusters - New Trends and their Challenges for Implementing RIS3

The Meeting of the IQ-Net Network

19/06/2012 20/06/2012
The Meeting of the IQ-Net Network

Regions for Economic Change Conference, Brussels (BE)

15/06/2012
On the eve of the conference, Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Regional Policy, and President of the RegioStars Jury, and Luc van den Brande, former President of the Committee of the Regions, announced the winners of the RegioStars 2012 Awards. Styria in Austria, Malmö in Sweden, Podlaskie in Poland and two European Territorial Cooperation projects, bringing together partners from 9 different Member States, are the clear winners taking centre stage in Europe.

Peer Discussion As a Step Towards RIS3 in Ponta Delgada (PT)

05/06/2012 06/06/2012
The S3 Platform held a third peer-review workshop hosted by the Azorian government. Azores held the presidency of the grouping of EU Outermost Regions until October 2012 and the workshop had a focus on peripherality as a factor in smart specialisation strategies.

WIRE Conference

04/06/2012 05/06/2012
The WIRE 2012 conference was planned as a flagship discussion forum centred on formulation of a process of smart and sustainable development based on knowledge and innovation with particular attention to regional dimension.

The Fourth Week of Innovative Regions of Europe

04/06/2012 05/06/2012
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