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EU Industry Days 2019 - Registration is now open

10 Dec 2018
The EU Industry Days were established in the spirit of co-creation, dialogue and cooperation with all relevant stakeholders. The programme will be once more co-created by the European Commission and by stakeholders.

Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council

27 Nov 2018
27 Nov 2018 Ministers held a public debate on the  major sporting events as drivers for innovation , together...

The three Smart Specialisation Thematic Platforms join forces in Bilbao (Spain) for the first time

26 Nov 2018
The JRC is organising the Smart Specialisation Thematic Platform Days in Bilbao, which will bring together, for the first time, the three Smart Specialisation Thematic Platforms. Over 200 participants from all over the EU will come together to explore learning, networking and business interregional opportunities in areas linked to agri-food, energy and industrial modernisation.

"Made in the EU" Smart Specialisation inspires the world

25 Sep 2018
The EU's approach to regional economic development through Smart Specialisation is gaining a world-wide following. The JRC organises the first global meeting of Smart Specialisation experts from five continents to discuss this participatory approach to economic transformation.

Smart Specialisation and the Agri-food System. A European Perspective

06 Aug 2018
The book discusses recent innovation and diversification paths in agri-food, specifically the linkages among food research and innovation, production, consumption, gastronomy, and place branding as well as technology. It also focuses on EU policies and instruments in support of R&I activities in agri-food, and explores agri-food domains within the context of smart specialisation.

Improve Economic and Policy Knowledge in the Field of Sport Related Industries with particular focus on Sporting Goods Sector

22 Jul 2018
The present study aims to improve economic and policy knowledge of the sport related industries, with a particular focus on the sporting goods sector. The study starts by considering different definitions of the sporting goods sector based on which it presents an economic overview of the sport-related industries in Europe (including both downstream and upstream relations), with a focus on the sporting goods sector. This is followed by an analysis of the main business models in the sporting goods sector and an analysis of the sector’s competitiveness (at the national, European and international level).

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!

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.

EIT has launched its 2018 call for new KICs

17 Jan 2018
Calling urban mobility and manufacturing innovators: competition for new EIT innovation communities launched