Malta (MT)

General Information

  • Valletta
  • 315 km2   (2015)
  • 520.971 (2022)
  • 14.982,72 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 100,00 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 3,00 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 0,64 (2021)
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
Sustainable Use of Resources for Climate Change Mitigation&Adaptation Vertical S3 Area focusing on Net Zero Carbon Buildings, Renewable Energy Generation & Energy Storage Solutions, Resource Efficiency in Industry, and Turning Waste into Resources.
Future Digital Technologies Future Digital Technologies is included as a vertical Smart Specialisation thematic area as well as horizontal cross-cutting innovation enabler
Marine and Maritime Technologies Vertical Smart Specialisation Area focusing on Valorisation of Marine Resources (Renewable Energy and Offshore Technologies, Marine Biotechnology including Aquaculture), Maritime Technologies (Shipping Logistics and Services, Ship Manufacturing, Maritime Engineering and ICT)
Health and Well-Being Vertical Smart Specialisation Area focusing on Cancer, Cellular Therapy, Drug Development and Digital tools to support Healthcare, focusing on E-Health and Bioinformatics
Aviation and Aerospace Vertical Smart Specialisation Area with a focus on technology areas of long-term use (MRO, avionics, UAVs, air traffic management). Other areas of development and opportunity are RemotelyPiloted Air System (RPAS) technologies, small aircraft design, operation of a flight test facility and space applications.
Smart Manufacturing Vertical Smart Specialisation Area focusing on Flexible Automation and Sustainable Manufacturing

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


Name Description
Tourism product development
High value-added manufacturing with a focus on processesand design
Resource efficient buildings
Health with a focus on healthy living and active ageing, and e-health
Aviation and aerospace
Maritime Services
ICT in health, digital gaming, financial services and tourism product development

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

S3 Supporting activities



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