Events Events

Smart Specialisation for Sustainable Development Goals

05/03/2020 06/03/2020
Localised Science, Technology and Innovation Roadmaps for transformation and development.

4th meeting of the Working Group 'H2020 FOR RIS3' on optimizing the use of H2020 in implementing smart specialisation

07/02/2020 07/02/2020
The fourth meeting of the Working Group, organised as part of the Stairway to Excellence (S2E) project, is managed by JRC in cooperation with DG REGIO.

High-level conference “Engaging citizens for good governance in Cohesion Policy”

06/02/2020 06/02/2020
The aim of this high level conference is to promote citizens and civil society's engagement in Cohesion Policy.

Smart grids in the new programming period: the role of transnational R&I networks to strengthen smart energy

06/02/2020 06/02/2020
The aim of the workshop is to support national and regional authorities in planning their EU funds for supporting investments in smart grids R&I and deployment during the 2021-2027 programming period, by offering them with better knowledge of ways to collaborate with other regions with similar interest and to access international networks in the field of smart grids. We will discuss on how to foster the conditions in those regions to develop R&I and implementation projects smart grids in this sector, reinforcing governance models that allow stronger links with other regions in the EU and with international networks/organisations. Our target audience is mainly the ESI Funds Managing Authorities that are responsible for the identification and development of programmes and projects in the sector of smart grids (Managing Authorities for energy, RIS3 managing agencies, etc.)

S3 Skills - Vocational Excellence

30/01/2020 30/01/2020
This workshop will explore how the approach of vocational excellence can help to implement smart specialisation strategies.

2020 Arctic Frontiers side event - Smart specialization in the Arctic: experiences and next steps

29/01/2020 29/01/2020
To reinforce dialogues on smart specialisation among Arctic regions the S3 Platform of Joint Research Centre together with Norwegian Research Centre NORCE is organising a side event in the framework of 2020 Arctic Frontiers conference in Troms, Norway.

Digitalisation and New Technologies in Agri-food and S3P Agrifood's International B2B meetings

03/12/2019 04/12/2019
The event is co-organised by the European Commission - JRC, Junta de Andalusia and the Enterprise Europe Network. It is composed of four different parts: •2019 Autumn Working Committee Meeting (3 December 2019) •Exploring synergies between Digital Innovation Hubs and Agri-food Partnerships (4 December 2019) •Field visit (4 December 2019) organised by EEN •B2B event (3-4 December 2019) organised by EEN

"Preparing for the next programming period (2021-27): Strengthening RIS3 Governance and the Entrepreneurial Discovery Process"

28/11/2019 29/12/2019
This workshop was organized by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Economy and Development, Greece as part of the RIS3 targeted support project on Lagging Regions. It took place in Chios, Greece on 28-29 November 2019 and aimed to support regional and national authorities in Greece and beyond through the design and implementation of regional research and innovation policies, by facilitating cross regional learning both within Greece and internationally.

Smart Regions 3.0 Conference

14/11/2019 15/11/2019
The European Commission, Member States and Regions will present achievements in the current financial period 2014-20 and key directions for smart specialization as a tool for an effective economic transformation in 2021-27.