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Interim evaluation of the programme for the competitiveness of enterprises and small and medium-sized enterprises (COSME) (2014-2020)

31 Aug 2017
The Commission will consult representatives of COSME countries’ public administrations and key SME stakeholders separately. Nevertheless, we encourage them to also contribute to this public consultation.

Latest registration

30 Aug 2017
Montenegro has registered to the S3 Platform.

Latest registration

24 Aug 2017
The latest region to register to the S3 Platform is Kharkiv (Ukraine).

Strengthening Innovation in Europe's regions

18 Jul 2017
On July 18th, the European Commission has adopted a communication on "Strengthening Innovation in Europe's Regions: Towards resilient, inclusive and sustainable growth at territorial level"

First report on RIS3 progress in Lithuania published

17 Jul 2017
The first monitoring report of Lithuania's RIS3 uses innovative data analyses to show progress in national R&I priority domains.

DG Research and Innovation has joined the initiative of S3P - Industry

03 Jul 2017
DG RTD has recently co-signed the memorandum of understanding on the establishment of the Smart Specialisation Platform on Industrial Modernisation

Seminar on synergies between funding in the aeronautics field

03 Jul 2017
The Stairway to excellence project and the Cleansky Joint undertaking are organising a Seminar with the Member States and Regions on Synergies with ESIF in Aviation/Aeronautics.

SAVE THE DATE, Smart Specialisation on Energy in EUSEW17

21 Jun 2017
Smart Specialisation on Energy, driving societal challenges

Nearly 117 BSR cooperation projects will receive support from Interreg Programmes

09 Jun 2017
New transnational projects have been granted with funding from Interreg programmes. The support from Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programmes and Interreg South Baltic Programme amounts almost EUR 109 million. Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme approved support for 39 new projects and and Interreg South Baltic Programme accepted 12 new projects.

Expanding scientific cooperation with China: JRC and Chinese Academy of Sciences sign a research framework arrangement

02 Jun 2017
On 2 June 2017, the JRC, represented by Director-General Vladimir Šucha, and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), represented by its President, Professor Bai Chunli, signed a Research Framework Arrangement. The ceremony took place in the framework of the EU-China Summit 2017.