Innovation Partnership - Regional Workshops Reports
On Monday, 7 April 2014, EMMIA PLP concluded three regional Innovation Partnerships based on an open Call for Expression of Interest procedure. This call was launched to identify public partners such as regional ministries or municipal administrations, innovation and development agencies, etc. willing and committed to start a temporary innovation partnership during April – July 2014. For smaller countries also Expressions of Interests on a national level were considered. The six core contractors of the EMMIA Policy Learning Platform were excluded from the application process.
The successful regions and the team of the EMMIA Policy Learning Platform jointly defined the programme of each series of meetings/events and also identified the experts and stakeholders to be invited. The programme was the dynamic mix of expert and policy input, roundtable discussions and business case studies on the transformative power of service innovation in mobile and mobility industries.
The successfull applicants were the following:
Country of Luxembourg (Contact person: Younis Hijazi of LUXINNOVATION GIE)
Kyustendil Province, Bulgaria (Contact person: Nikolay Spasov of Regional Authority Kyustendil)
Regional Report - on line version coming soon
Dublin / Cork, Ireland (Contact person: Eoin P. O'Neil of School of Business and Trinity Research and Innovation Trinity College Dublin)
Regional Report - on line version comming soon