High-level Webinar of the Baltic Sea Region – Towards Sustainable Economic Transition

The High-level Webinar of the Baltic Sea Region – Towards Sustainable Economic Transformation will be held on Zoom by Maroš Šefčovič, Vice President, Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight, European Commission and Markku Markkula, Vice President, European Committee of the Regions.  The event focuses on the future opportunities of the Baltic Sea Region in order to speed-up […]

From playing field to player: Europe’s strategic autonomy as our generation’s goal

At this online event organised by Bruegel, Charles Michel - President of the European Council - will speak about the importance of Europe's strategic autonomy. Following his keynote speech he will engage in a conversation with Guntram Wolff, Director of Bruegel, and take questions from an online audience.   To register or watch live the […]

INTRA Final Conference

The Conference invites policymakers, academics, business support organisation and foremost small and medium-sized companies to join us on May 12th, 2020 in Maribor, Slovenia. The Internationalisation Conference is a joint effort of six European regions: East Slovenia, Abruzzo in Italy, Algarve in Portugal, Extremadura in Spain, South-East Bulgaria and West-Midlands in the United Kingdom that […]

#RRI4real – FIT4RRI Virtual Final Summit

The FIT4RRI consortium organises its final summit "#RRI4real" marking the end of the three-year project. FIT4RRI brought together experts from nine European countries, who analysed and tested how to foster the real uptake of Responsible Research & Innovation and Open Science. The summit starts a new collaborative phase of shaping the future of open science […]

INTRA Final Conference: Efficient internationalisation policy for SMEs across European regions

The Internationalisation Conference is a joint effort of six European regions: East Slovenia, Abruzzo in Italy, Algarve in Portugal, Extremadura in Spain, South-East Bulgaria and West-Midlands in the United Kingdom that will demonstrate how internationalisation policy can be designed to overcome the barriers that SMEs are facing and fulfil their needs in their business expansion, […]

Practical cases: using the Better Entrepreneurship Policy Tool to support inclusive and social entrepreneurship

WHAT IS THIS WEBINAR ABOUT?  The ‘Better Entrepreneurship Policy Tool’ was developed by the Organisation for Co-operation and Economic Development (OECD) and the European Commission (EC) as an online self-assessment and learning tool for those involved in the design and implementation of inclusive and social entrepreneurship policies and programmes. The tool includes:  Self-assessment questionnaires that […]

Webinar: Meet ENRICH in China’s Soft Landing Zones – Part Two

Agenda:  10.15 – Opening and ENRICH in China Overview  10.35 – Panel discussion: How Soft Landing Zone supports you landing in China  Participants: Representatives from three Soft Landing Zones in North China  Zhongguancun Science Park Fengtai Park 3D Printing Digital Innovation Center  Beijing Software Enterprise Advisory Center  Horsten Xi’an Innovation Services & RocketSpace  11.05 – Q&A  11.15 […]

The impact of covid-19 on apprenticeships. The role of regions and cities

We live in a time of multi-dimensional transitions. The green and digital transitions, the demographic change and the COVID-19 are reshaping our way of life and work. The pandemic has seriously disrupted standard education and training activities, including VET across Europe. The situation was further aggravated by the fact that practical training – in form […]

InnoBridge Project Final Event

The INNOBRIDGE partnership is organizing its Final Conference: “Streamlining Public Support for SME Innovation”. The event will take place online on 30th September, as well as possibly in Sofia Municipality (Bulgaria). The objective of this meeting is to present the results of the implementation of the Interreg Europe project in partner regions and discuss about […]

How to strengthen women entrepreneurship in Egypt: the ‘Heya Raeda Programme’

The 2nd Policy Lab organised by INSME and THE NEXT GENERATION will focus on the Heya Raeda Programme implemented by the Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC) to boost female entrepreneurship in Egypt.    Indeed, the Egyptian entrepreneurial ecosystem is growing at a very fast pace, but women entrepreneurs often struggle to emerge. The training programme […]