The Smart Specialisation Working Group aims to monitor and contribute to key policy developments related to S3 by enhancing dialogue with relevant EU institutions and stakeholders, such as DG REGIO, the S3 Platform and its S3 Thematic Partnerships, European Parliament, and the Committee of the Regions. The goal is to strengthen the regional perspective in the wider smart specialisation agenda and provide support and visibility to working group members through the regional snapshots, and to act as support for other ERRIN working groups – such as Policy and Innovation & Investment – on S3 related issues.

Work Plan
WORKING GROUP LEADER
Emmeline Allioux
Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
Marta Marin
Delegation of the Basque Country to the EU
Krista Taipale
Helsinki EU Office

Last Working Group Meeting

Smart Specialisation WG Meeting

Tuesday, 4 December, 2018 - 10:30
Helsinki EU Office, Rue Belliard 15-17, 1040 Brussels
We are happy to invite you to the last Smart Specialisation Working Group meeting for this year! The meeting will take place on 4th December between 10:30-13:00 at the Helsinki EU Office, located on Rue Belliard 15-17, 1040 Brussels. In this working group meeting, Lambert van Nistelrooij, Member of the European Parliament, will present the state of play in the European Parliament on S3 in the post 2020 period. Serafin Pazos Vidal will present the CoR position on future EU Territorial...
Helsinki EU Office, Rue Belliard 15-17
In the next Smart Specialisation Working Group meeting, Alexander Ferstl from the Austrian Presidency will present the state of play of the discussions on the post-2020 Cohesion policy proposal in the Council, with a focus on innovation and S3 related issues. We will also have a dialogue with Peter Berkowitz from DG REGIO on the Interregional innovation investments (component 5). In addition, the two ERRIN regions Region SUD and the Region of Catalonia will present updates in their S3...
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