Podkarpackie (PL82)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Rzeszów
  • Region size icon -
  • Population icon 2.067.289 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 22.069,05 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 3,84 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 4,80 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 1,29 (2020)
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


*Former Region: Podkarpackie (PL32 in 2010)

Name Description
ICT - horizontal smart specialisation supporting others. Cloud computing to support other smart specialisations; creation of and access to data centres; development of extended reality applications (virtual, VR, AR) for tourism, commerce and distribution of quality of life products; Internet of Things; IT applications for care of patients and elderly; dissemination of applications supporting high quality of life (health, environmental quality monitoring, support for smart tourism, etc.).
Automotive Manufacture of cars, buses, minibuses, motorcycles, tractors, semi-trailers, trailers; manufacture of rolling stock, surface and underground, as well as overhead railways; manufacture of products which are ultimately used in the automotive sector, including engines; research and development directly related to the wider automotive sector, aimed at implementing research results in production and society.
Quality of life Mobility (sustainable transport); climate and energy (renewable energy sources and related technologies); sustainable tourism (excluding mass tourism); Health, food, nutrition, innovative technologies, processes and products of the agri-food sector, highest biological and health quality.
Aerospace Manufacture of aircraft and their propulsion systems, in particular aircraft, helicopters, sailplanes, other air transport vehicles and spacecraft; manufacture of products which are ultimately used in the aerospace sector, for example aero engines; manufacture of drones; construction, modernisation and maintenance of infrastructures for air transport; research and development directly linked to the wider aviation and space sector and aimed at implementing research results in production.

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



  • Email: m.kowalik@podkarpackie.pl
  • Phone: 0048 17 743 32 55


  • Email: p.wais@podkarpackie.pl
  • Phone: 0048 17 743 32 50


  • Email: p.czerepiuk@podkarpackie.pl
  • Phone: 0048 17 743 32 59