|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.
||Vertical Smart Specialisation Area focusing on Flexible Automation and Sustainable Manufacturing