“Week of Innovative Regions in Europe“ - WIRE XI 2020

“Week of Innovative Regions in Europe“ - WIRE XI 2020

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Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) is the main European policy forum for innovation and regional development. The conference provides a platform for policy makers, public authorities, knowledge centres and enterprises to discuss research and innovation (R&I) practices, challenges and opportunities throughout the European regions, with a direct view on the current and future EU funding programmes.

What is WIRE 2020?

Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) is the main European policy forum for innovation on the regional level. The conference provides a platform for policymakers, public authorities, knowledge centres and enterprises to discuss research and innovation (R&I) practices, challenges and opportunities throughout the European regions, with a direct view on the current and future EU funding programmes.

Due to the exceptional circumstances (COVID-19), the event will be organised online, free of charge

This year, the University of Split, Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism (Croatia) will host the 11th edition of the “Week of Innovative Regions in Europe“ - WIRE XI 2020 in Split, Croatia.

Distinguished keynote speakers are: 

prof. Roberta Capello - Innovation and Competitiveness for Europe and its Territory, Full professor of Regional Economics at Politecnico of Milan, Faculty of Building Engineering and President of the RSAI (Regional Science Association International), Italy.

prof. Andres Rodriguez-Pose - Innovating in less developed regions, Professor of Economic Geography at the London School of Economics, UK. 

The online event is organized under the agenda of the Croatian Presidency of the Council of the EU 2020, with the support of the European Commission, Directorate General for Research and Innovation and relevant national authorities: the Ministry of Science and Education, Split-Dalmatia County and City of Split.

Register for free https://wire2020.eu/Registration  

Conference venue

The online conference will be hosted by the Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism of the University of Split.

All sessions will be organized online, free of charge.

Click here for an overview of the conference programme

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