The European project HIGHER, coordinated by the UAB Research Park, organizes the closing ceremony of the project with an online event, which will present experiences and good practices on the management and implementation of regional policies designed to promote innovation projects.
Under the title "Getting higher with innovation", will present the main results of the project and share the best practices and actions of each region that have helped to strengthen the competitiveness of the business and the regional economic development, through smart specialization and the promotion of innovation projects under public private partnerships.
Specifically, different experiences will be presented by the Central Region of Macedonia, of Greece; by the Lithuanian Innovation Center; by Nordregio, from Sweden; by the Center of Excellence and Innovation in the Automotive Industry, from Portugal, and the Association of Urban Municipalities of Slovenia. Regarding Catalonia, the UAB Research Park will present its analysis of the RIS3CAT Communities instrument, the research and innovation strategy defined by the Generalitat de Catalunya, and an action plan oriented to increase the presence of social challenges and social innovation in the Communities policy instrument.
The event will also include a round table with different entities of the quadruple helix from the different regions: representatives of local administrations, clusters, companies, research or technology centers and universities.
Place: Online at UAB Research Park's Youtube channel
Date: Thursday 28, January2021 - 10:00h
End date: Thursday 28, January2021 - 12:00h
Organiser: UAB Research Park and HIGHER Project