Smart Specialisation Platform on Energy –Opportunities for cooperation and future development trends for the next programming period

  • 10 Sep 2020 to 10 Sep 2020
  • online event

The S3PEnergy will present its activities and the S3 Thematic Platforms' concept during one of the webinars of the Virtual International Partnering on "Innovation in Environment & Energy & Circular Economy".

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Agenda and Presentations



10 September 2020, 16.00–17.15 am CET

16:00 – 16:10      Brief intro by the moderators
16:10 – 16:20      Brief intro into the Smart Specialisation (S3) concept and the S3 Platform, thematic platforms, etc.
16:20 – 16:35      S3PEnergy – main objective, activities, participating regions, opportunities for cooperation
16:35 – 16:50      Future of S3 and the new MFF updates and planned support for interregional cooperation with a focus on the green and digital transition.
16:50 – 17:15     Q&A session



Practical Information

10 Sep 2020 to 10 Sep 2020
online event


The S3 Thematic Platform on Energy (S3PEnergy) will participate in one of the thematic webinars of the Virtual International Partnering – Innovation in Environment & Energy & Circular Economy.

The webinar will be held on Thursday 10th September 2020, at 16h, and is co-organized by the S3PEnergy & the Sector Group Intelligent Energy of the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN).

  • Provide a brief overview of the S3 approach 
  • Present the main objectives and activities of the S3 Platform on Energy
  • Provide an overview of the new Multiannual Financial Framework, the future of S3 and the planned support for interregional cooperation with a focus on the green and digital transition

More info on the International Platform for Virtual Meetings & Matchmaking:

The Virtual International Partnering  - Innovation in Environment & Energy & Circular Economy brings together companies and research organisation from across Europe and worldwide. This is a unique opportunity, organised in the framework of the Enterprise Europe Network, jointly supported by the EEN Sector Groups Environment, Intelligent Energy and the Thematic Group Circular Economy, to generate new contacts for business, technical co-ooperation and R&D.  The model is time- and costefficient and results in business!

Main Topics

  • Waste and Recycling
  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Circular Economy
  • Water and Water treatments

Participation – Why? 

  • As purchaser - find qualified European suppliers 
  • As market/sales manager - find new European customers
  • As product developer - find partners to discuss new technology / innovative solutions
  • As research organisation - find partners for European R&D projects

Your benefit

  • Showcase your most favorable projects, products or know-how
  • Targeting potential business partners in pre-scheduled virtual meetings
  • Initiate cross-border contacts and co-operations
  • Find new commercial/technological/research partners
  • Get latest information on industrial related research results
  • Easy access to enterprises and scientists in the thematic focus


4 May 2020 - 31 Dec 2020