In June 2021, ERRIN's Blue Growth Working Group and the European Commission’s Mission Secretariat co-organised a dialogue on the participation of regional and local actors in the Mission Area: Healthy Oceans, Seas, Coastal and Inland Waters. ERRIN has produced a report on the dialogue including examples presented by ERRIN members and key messages on the role of regions in the Mission.
New European Bauhaus Awards and New European Bauhaus Rising Stars recognise existing achievements and support the younger generation to further develop emerging concepts and ideas. Deadline for applications: 31 May.
ERRIN is building a community of passionate regional representatives committed to shaping the future of cultural tourism in their territory. Twelve local and regional representatives will have the opportunity to benefit from a peer-learning scheme that follows the pilot/mirror approach. Applications are open until 30 May 2021!
The governance of the new ERA is taking shape with the first action being the adoption of the Pact for research and innovation in Europe. On 20 April, ERRIN participated in a workshop together with the Commission, Member States, and other stakeholder organisations to provide input on the first draft agreement of the Pact.
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the European health data space. The consultation follows plans to better facilitate access and exchange of health data within the EU while making use of digital technologies and AI.
As the emergence of artificial intelligence (AI) and data as tools in the education and training sector triggers a discussion about the ethics of their uses, the European Commission is forming an expert group on the subject.