Events Events

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
04 Jun 2012 - 05 Jun 2012 ...

S3 Seminar for the Danube Macro Region

S3 Seminar for the Danube Macro Region

Outreach event for the Danube Region

The aim of this event that gathered about 100 participants from all over the Danube region was to inform about Smart Specialisation Strategies, and discuss macro-regional strengths, comparative advantages and potential future growth areas.

Country event in Brno (CZ)

This smart specialisation seminar was organised in Brno for participants from both the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The seminar was aimed at discussing the conditions for the fulfilment of the ex-ante conditionality "innovation strategy for smart specialisation" foreseen within the proposal of SF regulations for the programming period 2014-2020.

RIS3 Event in the Baltic Sea Region

07/05/2012 08/05/2012
DG Regio, S3 Platform and the Latvian Government co-organised an S3 event for the Baltic Sea Region in Riga (Latvia). The main purpose of the event was to discuss the concept of Smart specialisation in the framework of the Baltic Sea region and the status and possibilities for smart specialisation strategies in the Baltic.

Second S3P Peer Discussion Workshop

Four European regions were selected to present their current work on regional innovation strategies for smart specialisation (RIS3).

Conference "Regions for Economic Change 2012"

Conference "Regions for Economic Change 2012"

Joint Workshop on Smart Specialisation Strategies

28/03/2012 29/03/2012
The workshop brought together policy makers, academia and experts from different countries and regions in the context of smart specialisation strategies for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.

Seminar on Smart Specialisation

01/03/2012 02/03/2012
Dissemination of knowledge on the concept of smart specialisation and the related conditionality for the development of ERDF financed operational programmes for the years 2014-2010 among national and regional decision makers, researchers and EU Structural Funds Managing Authorities