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Mexico governmental visit to DG JRC Seville to explore avenues for further cooperation on Smart Specialisation

07 May 2018
On 27 April, Gloria Marmolejo Jaramillo, Director General of the State Council of Science and Technology of Colima, Mexico (Consejo Estatal de Ciencia y Tecnología del Estado de Colima, CECYTCOL) and Technical Secretariat of the Commission of Science and Technology of the National Conference of Governors of Mexico (CONAGO), and Marisol Chavira Maravilla, Coordinator of the Science Communication Programme of Colima's government, visited DG JRC Seville for a first meeting about potential cooperation possibilities, with special focus on Smart Specialisation.

Innovation, technology transfer and digital transformation in South-East Europe, including Western Balkans

03 May 2018
On 3-4 May 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria, JRC, under the auspices of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, organises a high level conference. Its objective is to increase regional cooperation in South East Europe and to support the Western Balkans’ potential as competitive market economies. These ambitions follow from the European Commission’s strategy for Western Balkans.

Latest registration

02 May 2018
The latest region to register is Salzburg (AT).

Latest registration

26 Apr 2018
The latest region to register is Trøndelag (NO).

Pairing of European and Latin American regions under the EU programme ‘International Urban Cooperation’

16 Apr 2018
The European Union is managing calls for expression of interest which pair together European and Latin American regions under the EU programme ‘International Urban Cooperation’ (IUC-LAC).

Call for expression of interest is to set up a list of external experts (AMI-list)

05 Apr 2018
The objective of this call for expressions of interest is to set up a list of external experts to support the implementation of the European structural and investment funds in the fields and themes as set out in the standard application form.

Latest registration

20 Mar 2018
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (MK) has registered to the S3 Platform.

Watify webinars – what is coming up in March 2018?

13 Mar 2018
WATIFY, a European Commission-funded initiative aimed at supporting EU efforts to stimulate the modernisation of Europe’s industries, is very pleased to invite you to participate in upcoming webinars in March 2018!

New recording website from the European Week of Regions and Cities

19 Jan 2018
The European Week of Regions and Cities takes place every year in October and the S3 Platform is involved in many workshops. A new website graphically illustrates the main lessons from 2017.

PhD Scholarships in Estonian S3 Priorities

18 Jan 2018
The Education Agency of the Estonian Archimedes Foundation has launched a PhD Scholarship Programme to promote research in the S3 Priority areas of the Estonian S3.