Coherent policies for Europe beyond 2020

Publications

Papers, studies, articles and interesting contributions about the Alpine Region

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Coherent policies for Europe beyond 2020

European University Association (EUA)
3rd Apr 2018

There is clear evidence that Research and Innovation Strategies for Smart Specialisation (RIS3) have been a useful tool in developing innovation ecosystems in many regions in Europe. European and national policy-makers, the university sector and many other stakeholders are currently taking stock of past achievements in RIS3 strategies with a view to defining the priorities for the post-2020 period. This is a crucial moment for the EU to fully unlock the potential of all regions by building on the positive effects of this approach. Universities have an essential role to play in this process as they educate and supply highly-skilled graduates to all sectors of the regional economy and perform ground-breaking research, promising or leading to disruptive innovation. In order to maximise the effectiveness of RIS3 strategies in developing regional innovation ecosystems, it is important to fully capitalise on tangible and intangible assets that universities offer for the benefit of culture, society and the economy of their regions.

Based on the outcomes of the EUA workshops on regional innovation, EUA and its Expert Group on Research and Innovation Strategies for Smart Specialisation have developed key messages aimed at maximising the effectiveness of RIS3 strategies for regional development in the post-2020 period

Other publications

Thesis paper on SGI

Action Group 5
30th Aug 2019

Report on the implementation of the EU-Strategy for the Alpine Region

12th Jul 2019

Energy storage in the EUSALP region - Review of options for a safe and sustainable development

Action Group 9
Marko Hočevar, Lovro Novak, Gašper Rak
30th Jun 2019

Comparative study on the governance structure and energy policies in EU macro-regional strategies

Action Group 9
Jorge Núñez Ferrer, Mihnea Cătuţi Cristian Stroia, Julie Bryhn
6th Jun 2019

Macro-regions of Europe: Identifying key priorities in support to the EU Macro-regional Strategies implementation: An ex-ante assessment for the Adriatic-Ionian and Alpine regions focusing on clean growth in transport and bioenergy

Action Group 9
Muntean, M., Van Dingenen, R., Monforti-Ferrario, F., Scarlat, N., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Hjorth, J., Bernabei, C., Skoniezki, P., Norcini Pala, A., Coppola, P., Vizcaino Martinez, P., Jacobs-Crisioni, C., Lavalle, C., Kompil, M., Armengaud, A., Trozzi, C
15th May 2019