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  1. Stairway to Excellence (S2E)

    As part of the Smart Specialisation Platform (S3P), the " Stairway to Excellence " (S2E) project is centred on the provision of assistance to the 13 Member States (EU13) who joined the European Union in 2004 and subsequent years with the aim of ...

    24 June 2015

  2. Smart specialisation

    The European Commission's Cohesion Policy aims to reduce differences between regions and to ensure growth across Europe. Structural Funds are among its main tools. Its efficient use and management is a crucial factor for many regions in Europe to ove ...

    29 June 2015

  3. Regional economic analysis and modelling

    Economic and social cohesion are major pillars of the European welfare state and a large part of the EU budget is devoted to maintaining and strengthening them through support at the regional level. Impact assessment of EU regional policy is complex, not ...

    11 March 2015

  4. S2E and S3P National Event: SLOVENIA

    06 Apr 2016 The SLOVENIA National Event: "Synergies with Research and Innovation Funds: Stairway to Excellence" is co-organised by the S3 Platform (S2E project) and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, Republic of Slovenia.  It will be ...

    16 March 2016

  5. S2E National Event- Estonia: "The Synergies with Research and Innovation Funds: Stairway to Excellence"

    11 Mar 2016 The ESTONIA National Event was co-organised by the S3 Platform- Stairway to Excellence and the Estonian Research Council. Tallinn ESTONIA region growth innovation ...

    16 March 2016

  6. S2E- National Event of Prague- Czech Republic: "The Synergies with Research and Innovation Funds: Stairway to Excellence"

    03 Mar 2016 The CZECH REPUBLIC National Event was co-organised by the S3 Platform- S2E project and the Government Office the Czech Republic.. Prague CZECH REPUBLIC region growth innovation ...

    23 February 2016

  7. Call for paper- 1st SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development

    16 Mar 2016 The 1st SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development will take place in Seville on Sept 28-30 aiming to take stock of the smart specialisation experience and assess its current state of the art both in terms of concep ...

    16 March 2016

  8. Call for contributions to forthcoming S2E events

    03 Mar 2016 Stairway to Excellence (S2E) is calling for contributions to be presented at the forthcoming S2E national events or the final S2E conference. Potential speakers may include (but are not limited to) representatives from universities, research o ...

    03 March 2016

  9. Research and Innovation Observatory

    RIO https://rio.jrc.ec.europa.eu/ The Research and Innovation Observatory (RIO) is an initiative of the European Commission to monitor and analyse research and innovation developments at country and EU levels to support better policy making in Europe. DG ...

    16 October 2015

  10. Model-based Development of Scenarios for a Sustainable Europe- Methodologies, assumptions and first results

    This report seeks to support the formulation and implementation of policies which help to steer the European Union towards a sustainable future. It charts out plausible development paths, assuming that such paths will have implications for the conceptuali ...

    13 May 2016

  11. The Urban Development Network tests the smart specialisation methodology

    28 Jan 2016 Seville, Rotterdam, Brno and Reggio Emilia will be the first four European cities to peer-review their cities' integrated urban development strategies. They will use the methodology developed by the Joint Research Centre for research and ...

    28 January 2016

  12. Towards a Model of Sustainable Construction and Energy Efficient Buildings

    03 Dec 2015 First event on ¨Towards a Model of Sustainable Construction and Energy Efficient Buildings¨- The construction sector represents more than 40% of energy consumption in Europe. Many European regions have launched interesting initiatives in this ...

    18 November 2015

  13. S2E National Event- Lithuania: "The Synergies with Research and Innovation Funds: Stairway to Excellence"

    30 Oct 2015 The LITHUANIA National Event was co-organised by the S3 Platform- Stairway to Excellence and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania, Research and Higher Education Monitoring and Analysis Centre (MOSTA). Vilnius LITH ...

    16 October 2015

  14. Enhancing stakeholder collaboration to boost regional growth

    18 Nov 2015 The JRC and the European Commission's Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy have supported Greek authorities in order to help entrepreneurs and authorities to find out in which areas they should prioritise and further speciali ...

    18 November 2015

  15. How Outward-looking is Smart Specialisation? Results from a survey on inter-regional collaboration in Smart Specialisation Strategies (RIS3), S3 Policy Brief Series No. 16/2016

    Smart specialisation (S3) emphasises the identification of niches, cross-sectorial innovation and solving societal challenges. With this comes a need for an outward-looking dimension, to find a region’s potential advantages in international markets, and t ...

    18 March 2016

  16. Scientific support to Danube Strategy – enhancing access to data

    28 Oct 2015 In conjunction with the 4 th annual forum of the EU strategy for the Danube region, the JRC held its annual event dedicated to the scientific support of this strategy on 27 and 28 October. Over 200 participants from the Danube countries took p ...

    28 October 2015

  17. The RHOMOLO model

    RHOMOLO The RHOMOLO model RHOMOLO is a dynamic spatial general equilibrium model of the European Commission. It is developed and used by Directorate-General Joint Research Centre (DG JRC) in cooperation with Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Poli ...

    05 September 2015

  18. Visions for the world in 2035

    28 May 2015 Within in the framework of the European Development Days (EDD15), the JRC organises a workshop with the 15 Future Leaders entitled 'Visions for the world in 2035'. For the occasion of EDD15, 15 young people from around the world, bet ...

    03 June 2015

  19. Union for the Mediterranean Stakeholders' Conference: "Towards a Roadmap for Blue Investment and Jobs in the Mediterranean'

    27 May 2015 In preparation for the Euro-Mediterranean Ministerial Conference on Blue Economy to be held in autumn 2015, stakeholders of the Union for the Mediterranean will hold an event "Towards a Roadmap for Blue Investment and Jobs in the Mediterr ...

    21 May 2015

  20. JRC scientists join the Researchers’ Night

    25 Sep 2015 Researchers’ Night, a popular science event, marks its first decade across the EU and neighbouring countries. On 25 and 26 September, JRC scientists talk about their work to young and old and why science matters in Milan, Turin, Varese and Sev ...

    25 September 2015

  21. European Smart Specialisation Platform on Energy- launch

    26 May 2015 The high-level conference will launch a joint initiative between the Directorates-General (DG) for Regional and Urban Policy, Energy, and the Joint Research Centre (JRC) setting up a platform on Smart Specialisation on Energy. Smart specialisa ...

    26 May 2015

  22. 3rd Regional Modelling Workshop

    10 Dec 2014 to 11 Dec 2014 This is the third year that JRC-IPTS (Seville) hosts a General Equilibrium workshop to exchange views with researchers from all over Europe and all over the world. The presence of so many experts from the academic world and from ...

    27 March 2015

  23. Conference on Smart Specialisation: Challenges and Monitoring Implementation

    06 Mar 2015 Countries and regions are now embarking on the implementation phase of the RIS3. The work on ex-ante conditionality assessment of RIS3 has influenced the Commission RIS3 agenda in 2014 and will also help to tackle the most critical elements de ...

    06 March 2015

  24. Operating procedure for the production of the Global Human Settlement Layer from Landsat data of the epochs 1975, 1990, 2000, and 2014

    A new global information baseline describing the spatial evolution of the human settlements in the past 40 years is presented. It is the most spatially global detailed data available today dedicated to human settlements, and it shows the greatest temporal ...

    03 March 2016

  25. Annual Report of the JRC-IPTS activities within the Danube-INCO.NET project

    This annual report briefly reports on the activities of the JRC-IPTS project team in the Smart Specialisation Platform (S3P- as a part of the Knowledge for Growth Unit) in charge for the Danube-INCO.NET project. One of the main tasks of the Danube S3P tea ...

    13 April 2016