• Western Netherlands
  • NUTS 1 : NL3
  • NL

Facts & Figures

Capital: Haarlem, Lelystad, The Hague, Utrecht

Size: km2

Population: 7,952,694 (2014)

Regional GDP: 38,100 (2011)

% of the National GDP:

Regional GERD (%): 2.07 (2011)

% of Unemployment:

S3 related Region's Website

Contacts

S3
Spapens, Jean-Christophe

  Email: jc.spapens@pzh.nl   Phone: 0031-704418267

van Raak, Ruud

  Email: rghj.vanraak@rotterdam.nl   Phone: 0031-104893667

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Description Capabilities Target Markets EU Priorities
increase energy efficiency in horticulture 1. Agriculture, forestry & fishing
2. Crop & animal production, hunting & related service activities
1. Agriculture, forestry & fishing
2. Crop & animal production, hunting & related service activities
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increase share of biomass fuel in chemical industry 1. Energy production & distribution
2. Power generation/renewable sources
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2. Sustainable energy & renewables
Promote energy efficiency in the broad industrial sector 1. Energy production & distribution
2. Power generation/renewable sources
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improving open knowledge infrastructure to improve implementation of chemical innovations in food industry 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Food, beverage & tobacco products
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improving distribution processes throughout the different stages of the food chain 1. Agriculture, forestry & fishing
2. Crop & animal production, hunting & related service activities
1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Food, beverage & tobacco products
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innovation implementation, public access innovation infrastructure 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Human health & social work activities
2. Human health activities (medical services)
1. Public health & security
2. Public health & well-being
convergence of technology in nano-tech sector and traditional ICT sector 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Information & communication technologies (ICT)
2. Computer programming, consultancy & related activities
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improving coordination and developing new business models that facilitate links to traditional industries 1. Creative, cultural arts & entertainment$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. Cultural & creative industries$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
logistic chain optimalisation 1. Transporting & storage$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Transporting & storage$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Service innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())

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RIS3 Strategy for Western Netherlands

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