This section provides useful information for stakeholders at national and regional levels who wish to start to craft their Smart Specialisation Strategies (design phase) and those who wish to develop it (implementation phase).


Find out the key principles of Smart Specialisation Strategies, some useful mapping tools and guidance materials.


Find out ways to foster your S3, on S3 governance, stakeholders’ participation in the Entrepreneurial Discovery Process (EDP), monitoring and evaluation, impact assessment through various guidance materials. The Smart Specialisation concept can also be used as an instrument to foster the green and digital transitions.