The fourth meeting of the partners in the project RENEW SCHOOL took place in Stuttgart, Germany, from 18 to 20 November 2015. Partners reviewed the results of previous activities and coordinate activities in the next six months. The meeting was also attended by representative of the European Agency EASME.


The European Commission and the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency are organising an Infoday in Brussels to explain the funding opportunities available under "Knowledge Alliances" and "Sector Skills Alliances". Web streaming will take place during the event.


The workshop entitled “Promoting sustainable energy – Data quality to support local action” is organized in the metropolitan city of Turin on the 19th November. The event isunder the Covenant of Mayors and the European project DATA4ACTION. Thousands of local and regional authorities are involved in long-term sustainable energy planning to reduce CO2 emissions and energy consumption. In this context, the collection of data and their quality are often an obstacle to start an effective and convincing energy transition.


The European SME WEEK 2015 will take place in Ferrara in the context of the SMART INNO project, co-funded by the European Union through the “IPA Adriatic Cross-border Cooperation Programme 2007-2013”. The main goal of the SMART INNO project is to develop a smart networking system for monitoring and fostering research & innovation capacity in SMEs across Adriatic Region. The territorial development goes through the Creative Economy: the Cultural and Creative Industry topic will lead the European SME week 2015 in the City of Ferrara with seminars dedicated to Public Authorities, SMEs and Financial Institutions and services. 


Tuesday, November 17, Emilia-Romagna  Region will host the event "A sea of challenges in the Adriatic and Ionian Area" in the Great hall in Viale A. Moro 30 - from 9:30 to 17:00.

The meeting is one of the local events organized for the Open Days in 2015 and follows the seminar held on June 8th, at CNR-INAF of Bologna, on the coastal marine system. The event is organized by the Emilia-Romagna together with Ismar-CNR, CNR-INAF, ISAC-CNR, ENEA Bologna and Clu srl.


From the 19th till the 21st of November, Friuli Innovazione will host in Udine “Arts/Tech/Biz MASH UP”, the event mashing creatives, IT experts, makers, startuppers from Friuli Venezia Giulia, Slovenia and Austria in the development of business projects for the valorization of the territory.

The first trilateral free event that will meet and work together the artist with the computer technician, the maker with the project manager, the designer with the startupper, to transform simple ideas into real business projects!


The S3 Platform together with the Regional Government of Emilia-Romagna are organising jointly the first Peer eXchange & Learning (PXL) workshop on RIS3 monitoring.

PXL – Peer eXchange and Learning is a methodology developed by the S3 Platform for supporting transnational learning in the context of regional and national Smart Specialisation Strategies and territorial innovation and development strategies in general.

The workshop will take place on the 10 November 2015 in the Sala Poggioli in the palace of Regione Emilia-Romagna.


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Il Presidente di Informest Bertossi, la Presidente della Regione FVG Serracchiani e l’Assessore Peroni alla firma della convenzione, Trieste 22 ottobre 2014.

[ Il Presidente di Informest Bertossi, la Presidente della Regione FVG Serracchiani e l’Assessore Peroni alla firma della convenzione,
Trieste 22 ottobre 2014.

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