Webinar “Managing Regional Innovation Ecosystems”, 12th December 2017

During the latest THA webinar  Managing Regional Innovation Ecosystems delivered on 12th December 2017, by Alasdair Reid, Senior Policy advisor the European Commission, the OECD, the World Bank, the Nordic Council of Ministers  and Christian Saublens Former Executive Manager of EURADA, the European Association of Development Agencies, we have discussed new emerging methods for the mapping of regional innovation ecosystems (including the context of the smart specialisation process) as well as outlining new policy approaches that can help strengthen regional innovation systems. We also discussed how to handle the  mismatch between the offer of public support and the entrepreneurs’ expectations, in oder to set-up a more conducive policy  innovation environment for Companies, including a more effective interaction between Universities and SMEs.

Webinar video recording

 You can access from this page the slides  of  THA webinar.

Presentation, Regional Innovation Systems, new approaches to mapping potential and fostering co-creation – Alasdair Reid. Contact details: *email address protected*

Presentation, Reverse thinking regarding the place of SMEs in a regional eco-innovation system  – Christian Saublens. Contact details: *email address protected*