We are happy to welcome you to the next Smart Specialisation Working Group meeting that will take place on 11th June 2018 between 14:30-16:45 at the Delegation of the Basque Country to the EU, located at Rue des Deux Églises 27, 1000 Brussels. During this WG meeting, the main elements of the cohesion policy in the new MFF proposal will be presented by Benoît Nadler from DG REGIO, whereas the S3 and interregional cooperation in the new proposal will be presented by Marek Przeor from DG REGIO. We will also have a presentation by Johanna Juselius from the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council on the new S3 strategy of the Helsinki Uusimaa Region. Finally, we will have a discussion on S3 partnerships and pilots, with an introduction from the Basque Country and the region South Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, followed by a discussion from different S3 pilots. Find attached the agenda for the meeting. We look forward to seeing you there!