WIRE 2018 takes place in Innsbruck, Austria between 4 and 6 July 2018 with the motto Smart Choices for innovative regional ecosystems. The Power of Connectivity, Entrepreneurship and Science & Research.
The Week of Innovative Regions in Europe is an annual conference funded by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, and a prime event marking the first week of Austria’s Council Presidency 2018.
WIRE has been the European platform for regional innovation experts, gathering policy makers, national and regional authorities, knowledge institutions and enterprises from all over the continent to discuss issues that are influencing knowledge-based growth in Europe.
WIRE 2018 selected three smart choices to boost regional ecosystems of innovation: Connectivity, Entrepreneurship and Science & Research. Keynote speakers will discuss how European policy can effect regional innovation. Parallel and Hosted by Sessions will showcase best practices from different European regions. A policy discussion on the next generation of EU funding instruments for regional innovation will round up opportunities to exchange views and practices.
Registration is open now at www.wire2018.eu for expressions of interest to become part of the conference. Due to venue limitations is the conference capacity limited.