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Mexico governmental visit to DG JRC Seville to explore avenues for further cooperation on Smart Specialisation

07 May 2018
On 27 April, Gloria Marmolejo Jaramillo, Director General of the State Council of Science and Technology of Colima, Mexico (Consejo Estatal de Ciencia y Tecnología del Estado de Colima, CECYTCOL) and Technical Secretariat of the Commission of Science and Technology of the National Conference of Governors of Mexico (CONAGO), and Marisol Chavira Maravilla, Coordinator of the Science Communication Programme of Colima's government, visited DG JRC Seville for a first meeting about potential cooperation possibilities, with special focus on Smart Specialisation.

Innovation, technology transfer and digital transformation in South-East Europe, including Western Balkans

03 May 2018
On 3-4 May 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria, JRC, under the auspices of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, organises a high level conference. Its objective is to increase regional cooperation in South East Europe and to support the Western Balkans’ potential as competitive market economies. These ambitions follow from the European Commission’s strategy for Western Balkans.

Latest registration

02 May 2018
The latest region to register is Salzburg (AT).

Latest registrations

26 Apr 2018
The latest regions to register are Trøndelag (NO) and Noord-Brabant (NL).

Pairing of European and Latin American regions under the EU programme ‘International Urban Cooperation’

16 Apr 2018
The European Union is managing calls for expression of interest which pair together European and Latin American regions under the EU programme ‘International Urban Cooperation’ (IUC-LAC).

Tell us about Higher Education in your region!

12 Apr 2018
Our HESS project is looking for examples of how universities and other Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) are contributing to Smart Specialisation in regions. Read on to see how you can showcase your region!

Call for expression of interest is to set up a list of external experts (AMI-list)

05 Apr 2018
The objective of this call for expressions of interest is to set up a list of external experts to support the implementation of the European structural and investment funds in the fields and themes as set out in the standard application form.

Innovative textile partnership - new strategic course and leadership team

15 Mar 2018
The partnership and the organisation behind the partnership, EURATEX is pleased to announce the launch of a new strategic course to strengthen the voice of the European textile and apparel industry with the European policy institutions in Brussels as well as governmental bodies and partner organisations around the globe.

Watify webinars – what is coming up in March 2018?

13 Mar 2018
WATIFY, a European Commission-funded initiative aimed at supporting EU efforts to stimulate the modernisation of Europe’s industries, is very pleased to invite you to participate in upcoming webinars in March 2018!

Call for EU regions to cooperate on S3 with Argentina and Mexico

13 Mar 2018
The International Urban Cooperation Project launches a call for EU regions to pair with Salta (Argentina), Tierra del Fuego (Argentina) and Puebla (Mexico)