About Us

Started in 2001 as an informal network, ERRIN is a well-established Brussels-based platform of around 120 regional stakeholder organisations from more than 20 European countries, most of whom are represented by their Brussels offices.

Our members are mainly regional authorities, universities, research organisations, chambers of commerce and clusters. They drive the agenda and the priorities of the whole network by taking an active role within the Working Groups or in the Management Board.

Through our 13 Working Groups, ERRIN works with research and innovation in a very comprehensive way, promoting triple and quadruple helix cooperation approaches and the importance of regional innovation ecosystems.

About Us

Latest News & Events

Stay up-to-date on ERRIN's wide range of activities in Brussels and make sure you are informed about our upcoming Working Group meetings.

  • By Ilaria d'Auria

Cultural Heritage in Action launch

We are thrilled to launch Cultural Heritage in Action, a peer-learning programme for local and regional policymakers to exchange knowledge on cultural heritage, with a focus on participatory governance, adaptive reuse and quality of interventions.

  • By Magdalena Pacholska

Large company dealing with stationary energy storage company or battery management for LC-BAT-08 consortium

The core technology of this research proposals other consortium members is thermal tomography and reference electrodes derived from internally networked printed sensor arrays, providing thermal and electrochemical spatial information at the cell level.  Additionally, a local battery management system will be incorporated into each cell, enabling distributed control and monitoring. This project will further investigate the use of powerline communication, enabling cells to transmit and receive data through the power bus bar.

  • By Hilary Webb

Commission launches new digital strategy: A Europe Fit for the Digital Age

The European Commission has announced the strategy for Europe Fit for the Digital Age, including actions on data and artificial intelligence.

Our services

Our services

Some examples of what you can gain from an ERRIN membership


We support collaboration and project development between members through providing networking opportunities to share project ideas, best practices, and personal contacts.

R&I policy

We provide concrete input to European research and innovation policy based on our members' experiences and expertise. 

Working groups

Here members can exchange knowledge and best practices in different thematic areas. We also work to create partnerships between members and external organisations. 

Are you interested in collaborating with us?

If you would like to find out more about the benefits of ERRIN membership, please contact Anna Tranberg, Member Relations and Policy Manager, at +32 470 41 63 60 or anna.tranberg@errin.eu.