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Smart Guide to Cluster Policy

Kincsö Izsak, Christian Ketels, Gerd Meier zu Köcker and Thomas Lämmer-Gamp
This practical guide is for public authorities and stakeholders interested in how to make better use of clusters for promoting regional industrial modernisation, supporting the growth of SMEs and encouraging smart specialisation. It explains what cluster and cluster policies are and what they are not, what makes them successful, why they matter, and presents eight Do's and Don'ts. Further, it showcases four Smart Cluster Stories, several cluster programme examples and practical instruments of modern cluster policies.

European Assistance for Innovation Procurement

eafip will assist public procurers (ministries, local authorities, universities, hospitals, public utility companies, etc.) to implement innovation procurements (PCP / PPI) for ICT based solutions across the European Union.

Interregional partnership for Smart Specialisation on innovative use of non-food biomass

Smart Specialisation Platform on Industrial Modernisation
Overview - Interregional partnership for Smart Specialisation on innovative use of non-food biomass

Implementing RIS3 in the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace: Towards a RIS3 tool box

Abstract Implementing RIS3 in the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace: Towards a...

Squaring the circle: lessons from the role-playing exercises on S3 regional and multi-level governance

Marinelli Elisabetta, Tolias Yannis, Bertamino Federica, Metaxas Michalis, Grisorio Jennifer
Author: Marinelli Elisabetta, Tolias Yannis, Bertamino...