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Concept Note - Partnership of European Regions on Sustainable Buildings

Andalusian Energy Agency
This Concept Note gathers the main aspects of the proposal for the creation of a Partnership of European Regions on Sustainable Buildings, in reference to the scope and objective of the Partnership, as well as the key elements and approach to be considered in its development, after incorporating all the contributions received after the referral of the document and its presentation in Brussels, with special emphasis on a specific proposal to be developed, based on the expectations of Andalusia, which will serve as a starting point to attract the interest of other European regions.

Innovación y especialización regional en América Latina

Belen Barroeta, Javier Gómez Prieto, Jonatan Paton, Manuel Palazuelos, Marcelino Cabrera Giráldez
Varios países y regiones de América Latina están siguiendo de cerca el concepto de especialización inteligente aplicado actualmente en la Unión Europea (UE). El interés hacia este enfoque, basado en la mejora de las capacidades regionales de innovación, está motivando una reflexión territorial, unos procesos participativos y una visión colectiva relacionados con las perspectivas de innovación de las regiones latinoamericanas.

Inovação e Especialização Regional na América Latina

Belen Barroeta, Javier Gómez Prieto, Jonatan Paton, Manuel Palazuelos, Marcelino Cabrera Giráldez
O conceito de Especialização Inteligente, atualmente aplicado na União Europeia, está a ser acompanhado de perto por vários países e regiões da América Latina. O interesse nesta abordagem, baseada no reforço das capacidades de inovação regional, está a incentivar uma reflexão territorial, processos participativos e uma visão coletiva relacionados com as perspetivas de inovação das regiões latino-americanas.

EU Research & Innovation for and with Cities - Yearly mapping report

DG RTD I.3
This report provides an overview of the main EU Research and Innovation (R&I) actions for and with cities, promoted both at the European and international level to foster sustainable urban development.

National innovation and smart specialisation governance in the Baltic Sea region

04/2017 Artūras Mickus, Inga Jēkabsone, Lauma Muižniece, Ninetta Chaniotou, Piotr Szmigielski
BSR Policy Briefing 4/2017 provides a comprehensive outlook on the national innovation and smart specialisation governance in six countries of the Baltic Sea region.

Smart Specialisation at work: Analysis of the calls launched under ERDF Operational Programmes

11/2017 Carlo Gianelle, Fabrizio Guzzo, Krzysztof Mieszkowski
The goal of this paper is to assess how and to what extent resources under Thematic Objective 1 (TO1) of national and regional Operational Programmes for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) were allocated to operations falling within the innovation and research priorities set in the respective national and regional smart specialisation strategies (S3) during the first phase of the 2014-2020 programming period.

Higher Education for Smart Specialisation: The Case of North East Romania

Elisabetta Marinelli, John Edwards, Cosmina Mironov
Author: Elisabetta Marinelli, John Edwards, Cosmina Mironov ...

Dynamics of Smart Specialisation Agri-food Trans-regional Cooperation

21/2017 Katerina Ciampi Stancova, Alessio Cavicchi
The objective of this paper is to inform the community of researchers, policymakers and practitioners about the dynamics of setting up the Thematic Smart Specialisation Platform on Agri-food, and to provide information about its functioning and governance.

Interregional cooperation to increase innovation investment across EU borders

WHAT IS A THEMATIC SMART SPECIALISATION PLATFORM? Smart Specialisation Thematic Platforms are instruments to support bottom-up collaboration between businesses and researchers along value chains across the EU.

Higher Education for Smart Specialisation The Case of Navarre, Spain

Igor Campillo, Eskarne Arregui-Pabollet, Javier Gómez Prieto
This report gathers the main findings extracted from the Navarre case study carried out in the framework of the Higher Education and Smart Specialisation (HESS) project managed by the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission. Navarre has been one of the two regions covered as case studies during the first phase of the project.