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Smart Specialisation Process Evaluation: Monitoring and Evaluation Experiences across Europe

Fatime Barbara Hegyi, Francesco Prota
This policy insight provides an overview of the 2020 assessment on how and to what extent Smart Specialisation monitoring and evaluation systems put in place across Europe allow and contribute to a cyclical policy learning process for improved policy design and implementation.

Assessing Smart Specialisation: Monitoring and Evaluation Systems

Fatime Barbara Hegyi, Francesco Prota
Our analysis aims to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of monitoring and evaluation systems of national and regional authorities implementing Smart Specialisation strategies. In addition, based on the literature review and on the evidence gathered by our research project, this publication draws some policy lessons with reflections for the 2021-2027 European Union Cohesion policy as regards to monitoring and evaluation.

Smart Specialisation Evaluation: Setting the Scene

Smart Specialisation - JRC Policy Insights Carlo Gianelle, Fabrizio Guzzo, Elisabetta Marinelli
This report presents a set of preliminary conceptual and practical considerations on the evaluation of the Smart Specialisation policy. It opens a discussion that aims to set the scene for more articulated and detailed reflections.

Smart Specialisation at work: the policy makers’ view on strategy design and implementation

S3 Working Paper Series No. 15 /201 8 Fabrizio Guzzo, Carlo Gianelle, Elisabetta Marinelli
This paper illustrates the results of a survey on the Smart Specialisation experience across European regions and countries. Respondents recommend to maintain the current policy framework for the future, while introducing new elements to improve strategies’ efficacy and make Smart Specialisation more responsive to the specific needs of different territories.

Norte Region Smart Specialisation Strategy (NORTE RIS3). A Monitoring System Methodological Approach for MONITORIS3 Project

Rui Monteiro, Paulo Santos, Carolina Guimarães, Alina Silva
A description of the monitoring system for the RIS3 of Norte, Portugal, presented as part of the MONITORRIS3 Interreg project.

Smart Specialisation at work: Analysis of the calls launched under ERDF Operational Programmes

11/2017 Carlo Gianelle, Fabrizio Guzzo, Krzysztof Mieszkowski
The goal of this paper is to assess how and to what extent resources under Thematic Objective 1 (TO1) of national and regional Operational Programmes for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) were allocated to operations falling within the innovation and research priorities set in the respective national and regional smart specialisation strategies (S3) during the first phase of the 2014-2020 programming period.

Monitoring Mechanisms for Smart Specialisation Strategies

13/2015 Carlo Gianelle and Alexander Kleibrink
In the context of innovation strategies for smart specialisation (RIS3), monitoring mechanisms perform three fundamental functions. RIS3 monitoring focuses on tracking the developments related to policy interventions within the specific priority areas identified in the strategy.

The Role of Government Institutions for Smart Specialisation and Regional Development

04/2014 Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, Marco di Cataldo and Alessandro Rainoldi
The success of RIS3 policy measures is closely dependent on the capacity of regional government institutions to act as coordinators or facilitators of the interventions.