Western Greece (EL63)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Patrai
  • Region size icon 11.327 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 646.621 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 8.220,02 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 4,52 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 12,70 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 1,57 (2020)
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


*Former Region: Western Greece (EL23 in 2010)

Name Description
Horizontal technologies and smart cities ICTs and energy technologies (also within the context of the smart city emergence challenge).
Materials - Microelectronics Advanced materials for promising applications (photovoltaics, hydrogen fuel cells, etc.), microelectronic components for ICT or industrial applications, etc.
Tourism-Culture Agri-tourism, cultural attractors/poles and product differentiators, logistics, green tourism, quality mgmt., eco-certification, digitalisation, cultural itineraries, thematic networks/parks, local nutrition - gastronomic tourism
Agrifood and Aquaculture Agri-food, aquaculture – wedding tradition with high-tech (beverages, olive oil, salt, livestock, cheese-production, fruits, logistics, energy by-products (e.g. biomass), Bio- products, pathogen-identification protocols
Hydrogen fuel cells Hydrogen fuel cells
Green energy Green energy
Tourism and ICT Tourism and ICT
Life Science Life Science
Eco-tourism Eco-tourism
Waste management Waste management
Transportation Transportation
Tobacco Tobacco
Bioeconomy Bioeconomy

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

Digital Innovation Hubs

Technical Competences

Services Provided

Market Sectors

You can obtain more detail following this link: Digital Innovation Hubs Tool



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