• Emilia-Romagna / Emilia Romagna
  • NUTS 2 : ITH5
  • IT

Facts & Figures

Capital: Bologna

Size: 22,445.5 km2

Population: 4,459,148

Regional GDP: 136,721

% of the National GDP: 8.80

Regional GERD (%): 1.37

% of Unemployment: 5.3

S3 related Region's Website


Bertini, Silvano

  Email: sbertini@regione.emilia-romagna.it   Phone: 0039-051 5276426

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Priority Name Description
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.
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
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
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).
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

You can obtain more detail following this/these link/s:

RIS3 Related Links

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Emilia-Romagna - Final document in Italian

S3 Process:

Fifth Peer Review - Strasbourg (F), 03 & 04 December 2012
Presentation of Emilia-Romagna (IT)


Peer eXchange & Learning (PXL) workshop on RIS3 monitoring in Emilia – Romagna on 10th November 2015:



Peer eXchange and Learning (PXL) workshop on Policy Instruments, in Seville on 17th January (2018):




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