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SMART REGIONS Conference

01/06/2016 02/06/2016
This DG REGIO High-Level Event will highlight the key role of regions in developing new growth dynamics for Europe, based on bottom-up entrepreneurship and innovation. It will mark the mobilisation of this potential for transformation in priority areas, e.g. energy transition, digital growth, circular economy, agro-food or industrial modernisation. Smart specialisation strategies can leverage numerous new growth opportunities for all regions when aligning their business driven smart specialisation investments in new European value chains.

Re-power EU Conference of the European Technology and Innovation Platforms, Photovoltaics and Smart Grids

18/05/2016 19/05/2016
The two European Technology and Innovation Platforms, on Photovoltaics and on the Smart Grids, are teaming up this year to address in their annual events the state of the art and the technical and strategic challenges ahead to achieve a sustainable repowering of Europe facilitated by a smart, adaptive and integrated grid.

INFORMATION DAY: 12 MAY 2016, S3P Agri-Food

12/05/2016
The S3 Platform, together with DG RTD, DG Regio and DG AGRI, organised the first Agri-Food Information Day on 12 May in Brussels to discuss its organisation and explore possible focus areas. The S3 Platform, together with DG RTD, DG Regio and DG Agri, will organise a first Information Day, on 12 May in Brussels, about the start-up of this Agri-Food Platform, to discuss its organisation and explore possible focus areas. The S3 Platform, together with DG RTD, DG REGIO and DG AGRI, will organise an Information Day, on 12 May in Brussels. This event will focus on the launch of the new Agri-Food Platform, its organisation and possible focus areas.

INFORMATION DAY: 11 MAY 2016, S3 Platform on Industrial Modernisation and Investment

11/05/2016 11/05/2016
The S3 Platform, together with DG GROW and DG REGIO, had organised its first Industrial Modernisation Information Day, on 11 May in Brussels to discuss its organisation and explore possible focus areas. The S3 Platform, together with DG RTD, DG Regio and DG Agri, had organised a first Information Day, on 12 May in Brussels, about the start-up of this Agri-Food Platform, to discuss its organisation and explore possible focus areas. The S3 Platform, together with DG GROW and DG REGIO, will organise an Information Day, on the 11th of May in Brussels. This event will focus on the launch of the new Industrial Modernisation S3 Platform, its organisation and focus areas.

CoR/DG RTD seminar on Bioeconomy-related Research and Innovation (R&I)

29/04/2016
This seminar on Bioeconomy-related Research and Innovation (R&I) aims to raise awareness and foster exchange of information and best practice between the European Commission and the EU regions as well as among the regions themselves.

RIM Plus Workshop "Connecting innovation community of Industry 4.0 and smart systems"

27/04/2016
As part of the Regional Innovation Monitor Plus (RIM Plus) activities to explore the possibilities of cross-border activities and unleash the potential of advanced manufacturing across European regions, we would like to cordially invite you to the Fifth Platform Event "Connecting innovation community of Industry 4.0 and smart systems”, which will take place in Brussels on 27 April 2016.

Industrial Technologies for Regional Growth

12/04/2016
Synergies between EU funding for research & innovation and structural funds are essential to develop regional research and innovation capacities, and drive the economic growth in Europe. The EC is organising a workshop to support this smart specialisation (RIS3) and to encourage dialogue and exchange of ideas between the different stakeholders.

Implementation of the Smart Specialisation Strategy (S3) in Slovenia

07/04/2016
This S3 implementation workshop aimed at supporting trans-regional collaboration on a few selected S3 priority fields that may benefit from additional exposure to the relevant European stakeholders.

Conference 'Big Data and Society – Between Causality and Correlation'

15/02/2016 16/02/2016
The research consortium "Assessing Big Data" (ABIDA) organises this conference to present preliminary results and to engage in an interdisciplinary exchange with experts in the field and other interested parties. One of the key topics will be regulation and governance in times of big data.

The Startup Europe week

01/02/2016 05/02/2016
100-200 meetups are planned to be broadcasted across European regions; with the aim to bring regional officers, entrepreneurs and local leaders to inform about EU and local support for start-ups. The idea behind is to map all available resources and support for start-ups at local level.