Bruegel Annual Meetings: A New World Economy Post COVID-19

On 1-3 September 2020 Bruegel will hold its Annual Meetings. During three days of online discussions we will discuss the most urgent economic questions facing Europe and the world. The world is currently facing an unprecedented challenge. In addition to wreaking havoc in our healthcare systems COVID-19 has also caused a sudden and unforeseen economic crisis. […]

Senior Tourism and Accessibility

After having discussed healthy and active ageing and vulnerable and dependent ageing, SILVER SMEs investigates the opportunities to develop SMEs of the Silver Economy and tourism sectors in rural and mountain areas to better meet the need of older generations.  The seminar will be an opportunity for participants to discover inspiring good practices in the field […]

GROWING EUROPE Boosting migrant entrepreneurship networks – DAY 1: The importance of migrant entrepreneurs

Boosting migrant entrepreneurship networks is a series of online events on each Thursday in September 2020 and dedicated to current issues and future challenges of migrant entrepreneurship in Europe.  Topics of discussion include the importance of migrant entrepreneurship, its development in the last years, new trends, support tools for migrant entrepreneurs, integration processes, best practices and lessons learned, […]

Smart Specialisation Week

As the regional dimension will play an important role in the economic recovery in Europe, the European Cluster Alliance will dedicate a week of its daily morning sessions of the European Alliance Against Coronavirus to the smart specialisation strategies and look at examples and good practices of how European institutions, regional authorities, and clusters can successfully collaborate […]

Moving The Frontier Of The Macroeconomic Modelling Of Research & Innovation

The first European conference on the macroeconomic modelling of research and innovation will take place online this September. Economic literature including quantitative macro and micro-economic and qualitiative studies recognise R&II as being key tools for long-term growth and prosperity. Yet the macroeconomic models used in R&I policymaking appear to be falling short in their estimates and evidence. The […]

Lessons Learnt From The Covid-19 Pandemic And Future Of Hta Collaboration At Eu Level

The European Patients' Forum, the European Rare Diseases Organisation and MEP Tiemo Wölken are co-organising a webinar in September.  The afternoon session will feature discussions on the status of HTA (Health Technology Assessment) collaboration at the EU level and the technical challenges posed by COVID, followed by a panel discussion.   To view the agenda click here, or to register […]

The Brussels Economic Forum

The Brussels Economic Forum is the flagship annual economic event of the European Commission.  Every yeas the event gathers together high-level European and international policymakers, opinion leaders, influential academics, civil society and business leaders to identify key upcoming challenges and debate policy priorities for the European economy.  This year the Forum celebrates its 20th anniversary in the exceptional economic circumstances caused by […]

Europe’s potential in advanced technologies in times of COVID-19

The policy seminar on ‘Europe’s potential in advanced technologies in times of COVID-19’ will be the first in a series of eight policy seminars organised within the Advanced Technologies for Industry (ATI) project commissioned by EASME and European Commission - DG GROW.  The project provides a systematic monitoring of technological trends and reliable, up-to-date data on advanced technologies […]

Building Back Better: A Roadmap To Human Relevant Research In A Post Covid-19 World

Cruelty Free Europe is hosting an online event that will consider the coordinated, ambitious and pro-active strategy needed across the EU and its institutions in order to build back better following the pandemic.   A wide range of stakeholders from the EU and US will join the online conference ad explore new methodologies to deliver the EU […]

GROWING EUROPE Boosting migrant entrepreneurship networks – DAY 2: Needs and support to migrant entrepreneurs

September 2020 and dedicated to current issues and future challenges of migrant entrepreneurship in Europe.  Topics of discussion include the importance of migrant entrepreneurship, its development in the last years, new trends, support tools for migrant entrepreneurs, integration processes, best practices and lessons learned, the point of view of EU institutions and actors working in the […]