Continental Greece (EL24)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Lamia
  • Region size icon 15,549.0 km2  
  • Population icon 553,730
  • Regional GDP icon :
  • % of the National GDP -
  • % of Unemployment 18.9
  • Regional GERD (%) :
Urban Data Platform

S3 Priorities


Name Description
Green innovation and renewable sources of energy Emphasis will be given to innovations reducing environmental footprints, recycling towards creating new intermediate inputs, waste management and processing, enhancing resource efficiency and use of renewables.
Metals and their industrial processing Emphasis will be given to laboratory infrastructure for testing, control, improvement, and industrial processing of materials, towards new products, and the exploitation of emerging complementarities and new uses, reduced environmental impact, cross-regional networking and clusters.
'Experience' industry and tourism Emphasis will be given to product differentiation, promoting 'experience'-tourism (moving beyond the sun and sea approach), expanding value chains, and alternative, targeted tourism services (ecotourism, agritourism, spa/wellbeing tourism, etc.), use of ICTs and infrastructure enhancement.
Agrifood and aquaculture Emphasis will be given to outward-oriented activities, regional identification/branding, traditional products/techniques coupled with modern quality management/certification processes, regional clusters, links with 'experience' –oriented tourism and sustainability, biodiversity, product differentiation, logistics and efficiency.
Metals and materials Metals and materials

You can obtain more detail following this link: EYE@RIS3 Priorities