EPSA Best Practice Awards to the S3 Platform
The S3 Platform has been recognised as "best practice" by the highly competitive and renowned European Public Sector Awards (EPSA), under the theme "An Innovative Public Sector in 2017: New solutions to complex challenges". The S3...
The latest S3 Platform members are Ruse Province (BG), North Rhine-Westphalia (DE), Albania, Montenegro and Kharkiv (UA).
Major Upgrade of the Eye@RIS3 Tool
The Eye@RIS3 tool update includes the re-classification of priorities by the economic, scientific and EU policy priorities. National/Regional managing authorities are invited to check the encoded information and revise their data where...
Communication – Strengthening Innovation in Europe's regions
The Commission is proposing a new set of actions to strengthen the implementation of Smart Specialisation and further help Europe's regions invest in their niche areas of competitive strengths.
The S3 Platform provides advice to EU countries and regions for the design and implementation of their Smart Specialisation Strategy (S3):
- Provide guidance material and good practice examples
- Inform strategy formation and policy-making
- Facilitate peer-reviews and mutual learning
- Support access to relevant data
- Train policy-makers