WIRE 2014 - Week of Innovative Regions in Europe

Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 00:00 to Friday, June 13, 2014 - 00:00

Athens (Aegli Zappiou) / Greece,Jean David Malo

The conference, organised under the auspices of the Greek EU Presidency, will focus on research and innovation as drivers of competitiveness, employment, sustainable grow and social developments.

The event, today recognized as a key element in facilitation of the European regional agenda, will provide the opportunity for regional authorities, funding agencies, representatives of the national research bodies, the applicant's parent organisation, and end-users (SMEs, industry, etc) to participate and thus to ensure synergies with local, regional and national policies.

During the "Access to finance in Horizon 2020: opportunities for SMEs" Jean David Malo from the DG Research & Innovation (European Commission) will introduce the Eurostars programme, and Rune Bjerkestrand from Cinevation (Norway) will present the Eurostar project "Archivator: Data Recording and Data Scanning with Data Boxing and Un-Boxing".


CONTACT / Imelda Lambkin
Tel: +353 (0)1 727 26 65
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Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.