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Third meeting of the working group on RIS3 monitoring in lagging regions

Agenda and Presentations

09:00 - 09:30 Welcome Coffee and registration

09:30 – 09:45

Welcome remarks, Mark Boden, JRC

Summary of the progress and outline of the day, Elisabetta Marinelli

09:45 – 10:45 Plenary Session - Harmonising monitoring at different levels


National Coordination of Regional RIS3 monitoring in Italy (15mins): Federica Bertamino, Agenzia della Coesione territoriale

National-Regional RIS3 monitoring harmonisation in Spain (15mins): Fernando Mérida, Ministerio de la Economía

Monitoring RIS3 at the EU level: Challenges and reflections (15mins): Ken Guy, Wise Guys Ltd



Moderator: Mark Boden, JRC

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break

Regional peer reviews  - 2 Parallel sessions

11:15 – 13:00

Table 1


Moderator: Elisabetta Marinelli

Rapporteur to the plenary: Fabrizio Guzzo

Table 2


Moderator: Carlo Gianelle

Rapporteur to the plenary: Mark Boden


At 12:45 the groups will join in plenary for the rapporteurs to share the experience.


13:00 - 14:00 Networking lunch

14:00 – 14:30 Plenary session

  • Open data for monitoring and other new tools , Enric Fuster, Siris Academic


Moderator: Elisabetta Marinelli

15:00 – 15:45

Ken Guy – How to build a monitoring system: individual skills and institutional capacity


Moderator: Carlo Gianelle 

15:45 – 16:30 RIS3 Monitoring Clinic  


Each region works with their expert on their monitoring system. Participants to the event are welcome to join any discussion.


  • Reflections on the morning Peer Review
  • Reflections on previously defined Milestone 2
  • Assessment of their organisational readiness for monitoring
  • Nest steps


Milestones2 reports from the regions are available here.

16:30 – 17:00

Concluding reflections


Chair: Mark Boden  



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Elisabetta Marinelli