The Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group organises and attends several events to implement and enhance the idea of Open Innovation 2.0.

In the OISPG we actively organize and attend events which discuss the Open Innovation 2.0 concept in detail.  On this page you can find out more about the events we have organized or those which we are currently coordinating. You will find also the events the OISPG members attended in order to spread the word on Open Innovation 2.0.

The Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2016

The OI2 Forum welcomed innovation experts, policy-makers, people from Academia and citizens on 23 and 24 May 2016 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The OI2 Conference was held under the label of the Dutch EU Presidency, and it is co-organised by the European Commission DG CONNECT's Open Innovation Group (OISPG) together with Intel Labs Europe, Committee of the Regions, CGI, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, City of Amsterdam, and supported by Dublin City Council.

The Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2015

In the 2015 edition of the conference thought leaders were invited to share their Open Innovation findings in practice. The industrial and socio-economic aspects were presented in this two-day conference.

Following the tradition the conference was organised by the European Commission DG CONNECT's Open Innovation Group (OISPG) together with Intel Labs Europe, supported by Aalto University, City of Espoo and other partners.

The Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2014

This conference was organised around the concept of short speeches, strong interaction and further development of the ideas, so that the outcome has an impact beyond the event. Leading innovation thought leaders presented their latest insights; European policy leaders will contribute to the design of the European Innovation ecosystems; and the first feedback from the new European research and innovation framework, Horizon 2020 was also presented. The event was held in Dublin on 12th June at Dublin Convention Centre.

Innovation Policy Management Seminar 2014

The Innovation and Policy management seminar was the first workshop ever on European Innovation policy and governance. It was based on the High Level Group's (HLG) report on Innovation Policy Management - 'The way forward to improve people's lives: Inspiring and Completing European Innovation Ecosystems'.

Open Innovation 2.0 – Sustainable Economy & Society 2013

The European Commission, Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group, Intel Labs Europe, Dublin City Council, Trinity College Dublin co-organised the unique working conference, in May 2013, Dublin. The objective of this conference was to bring together thought leaders, senior decision makers, policy leaders, leading executives and social innovators and through OI2 initiate a manifesto, platform and roadmap for Sustainable economy and society development. The event was organised under the patronage of the Irish Presidency of the European Union 2013. The conference welcomed over 75 international experts who addressed more than 350 delegates from around the world, highlighting how economic growth and job creation can be generated by modern innovation and technology. The major two day international conference closed in Dublin Castle with overwhelming agreement on the drafting of The Dublin Innovation Declaration.

Open Innovation 2.0 presentations

OISPG members participate and present the open innovation topic in conferences around Europe and abroad. These presentations give an overview of how the concept is being perceived and implemented nowadays.