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TAF support allocated in early 2021: outcome of the 7th application round announced

04 Feb 2021
In January 2021, Technical Assistance Facility (TAF) support was awarded to two projects under the Smart Specialisation Platform for Industrial Modernisation.

Coronavirus response and recovery: EU support for regions to work together in innovative pilot projects

07 Jan 2021
The Commission has announced the winners of a new EU-funded initiative for interregional partnerships in four areas: coronavirus-related innovative solutions, circular economy in health, sustainable and digital tourism, and hydrogen technologies in carbon–intensive regions.

Register now: “What future for European robotics?” – A Science for Policy conference

04 Jan 2021
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) organises the high-level conference “What future for European robotics?” on 27 and 28 January 2021 between 15.00 and 18.00, with a closing policy roundtable on 29 January between 15.00 and 16.00.

Fostering environmental-oriented activities through S3 – Results from the call for contributions

04 Jan 2021
The 10 selected cases highlight how stakeholders across Europe are using the Smart Specialisation concept to develop their own innovation-driven economic transformation agendas at various territorial levels, with a specific emphasis on environmental-oriented activities.

Latest registration

08 Dec 2020
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TAF Talks - A series of sharing and learning interactive sessions to help your project idea move forward

03 Nov 2020
Join the “TAF Talks”, a series of sharing and learning interactive sessions to help you -project promoters from S3P-Industry- to move your project ideas forward and improve the quality of your TAF applications and/or encourage you to apply for the TAF support!

Latest registration

28 Oct 2020
The latest region to register consists of Bursa, Eskisehir and Bilecik provinces (TR).

S3P contribution to European Digital SME Alliance event on Digital Innovation Hubs

26 Oct 2020
On 26 October, representatives from the European Commission, Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs), regions, and businesses came together to share successful models, best practices, and insights about the future of Europe’s hubs. Participants agreed that DIHs, driven by their local strengths and SME-ecosystems, will be the main catalyst for digital transformation in Europe. Their specialisation and complementarity of services, networking, and collaboration on the European level will be important factors in the hubs’ success.

Centres of Competence and Digital Innovation Hubs

30 Sep 2020
Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform hosted a webinar for regional policymakers on Centres of Competence (CoCs) and Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs) on 25 September 2020, with the participation of JRC's S3 DIH team.

TAF support allocated in July 2020: outcome of the past application rounds announced

28 Sep 2020
Two projects have been awarded TAF support in the assessment rounds of applications in July.