Emilia-Romagna (ITH5)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Bologna
  • Region size icon 22.453 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 4.425.366 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 163.292,98 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 9,16 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 5,10 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 2,11 (2020)
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
ICTs and new technologies for tourism, cultural and creative industries Cross-sector innovation area: ICTs and new technologies for tourism, valorisation of the cultural heritage and creative industries. New technologies for the diagnosis, recovery, management and enhancement of cultural and environmental resources. Technologies and models for the co-creation of new experiential and cognitive experiences. Digital platforms and web services for tourism and cultural promotion. New technologies and digital contents for the communication of products and services
Healthy living care services and products (Life Sciences) New technologies and medical devices to improve patients care, diagnosis and treatment. New diagnostic methods for chronic and complex diseases. Regenerative medicine. Diagnostics and biomedical devices. Digital transformation for healthcare (e-health).
Mechatronics and the motor industry New technologies and materials for the motor industry and other productions. Automated systems, smart and sustainable manufacturing, robotics, intelligent transport systems
Sustainable construction New construction materials and building techniques for sustainable construction. Sustainable buildings, building redevelopment, smart buildings and cities, innovative technologies in building construction and redevelopment
Providing healthy and safe food (agri-food) Producing healthy and safe food products with minimised environmental impact and with enhanced ecosystem services, zero waste and adequate societal value. Sustainable agriculture, functional foods and nutraceuticals, sustainable and smart supply chain, technologies and machines for the agri-food industry, sustainable and innovative packaging.

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

Digital Innovation Hubs

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



  • Email: Elisabetta.Maini@regione.emilia-romagna.it
  • Phone: 0039-051 5276551


  • Email: Angelica.Laterza@regione.emilia-romagna.it
  • Phone: 0039-051 5276558