Events Events

European Week of Regions and Cities

10/10/2016 13/10/2016
During this annual event cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.

Annual Lecture 2016: The Science of Fairness

10/10/2016
Fairness is an indispensable value. Human beings care about it deeply. A sense of fairness is the glue that binds societies together.

1st SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development

28/09/2016 30/09/2016
The First SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development was co-organised by the S3 Platform and the Regional Studies Association

Macro-Regional Innovation Week: At the crossroads of three European Macro-Regions: Danube, Adriatic-Ionian and Alpine

26/09/2016 30/09/2016
The Macro-Regional Innovation Week intends to focus on the exchange of best practices and knowledge among local and international policy and decision makers, academics, financial actors and various types of innovation and technology transfer practitioners.

Cyprus S2E Workshop

22/09/2016
CYPRUS S2E workshop was held with various stakeholders on the Synergies between ESIF and Research and Innovation Funding

Connecting RIS3 to the city, a two way bridge

21/09/2016 22/09/2016
This InFocus thematic workshop is a first attempt to think about effective city to region articulation in relation to smart specialisation

BE SMART, THINK BLUE

19/09/2016 20/09/2016
An information and brokerage event related to smart specialisation and blue growth, organised by the Interreg funded project Smart Blue Regions and the National Contact Point Network for Horizon 2020

JRC Information Events in Kiev (UA)

14/09/2016 15/09/2016
In the recent years Smart Specialisation Strategies for Research and Innovation (RIS3) have been developed mostly at across the EU as a key component of regional development policy. Furthermore, the Smart Specialisation (S3) concept has been recognised as a useful framework for research and innovation beyond the EU and lately in particular in the EU Enlargement and Neighbourhood policies fostering inclusive and sustainable economic growth in the countries addressed by these policies.

Triple Helix Conference and Brokerage Event on Bio-Based Economy

19/07/2016 20/07/2016
The triple-helix conference on bio-based economy "Supporting the development of bio-based economy partnerships in the Danube Region through a triple-helix approach" is one of the major events of the Danube-INCO.NET project. Its main objective is to support the university-business-government cooperation (triple-helix model) to enhance the establishment and development of bio-based economy partnerships in the target countries, tackling societal challenges in the field of food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, water research, bio-based economy and bio-energy.

S2E National Event: BULGARIA

14/07/2016
The BULGARIA National Event was co-organised by the S3 Platform - S2E project and the Ministry of Economy and Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Bulgaria.