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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)

Smart Specialisation in Bioenergy, report from visit to Mexico

28 Feb 2018
The Energy Agency of Podravje (Slovenia) as representative of the smart specialisation partnership on bioenergy was invited to the workshop Mexico-Guatemala, innovation and territorial cohesion.

New JRC MOOC on monitoring Smart Specialisation strategies

30 Jan 2018
Which are the principles underpinning research and innovation smart specialisation strategies (RIS3)? What are the core-indicators to monitor the sound implementation of RIS3? Where to find the key data-sources needed to monitor them?

Sixty EU Regions Get Ready for Joint Energy Projects

25 Jan 2018
Sixty EU regions which have set energy as a priority in their Smart Specialisation Strategies will now move to the practical phase – implementing pilot activities and defining business and funding plans.

New recording website from the European Week of Regions and Cities

19 Jan 2018
The European Week of Regions and Cities takes place every year in October and the S3 Platform is involved in many workshops. A new website graphically illustrates the main lessons from 2017.

PhD Scholarships in Estonian S3 Priorities

18 Jan 2018
The Education Agency of the Estonian Archimedes Foundation has launched a PhD Scholarship Programme to promote research in the S3 Priority areas of the Estonian S3.