innovative companies

Province of Bologna hosted the peer week!

The Province of Bologna has hosted the peer week activity from the 5th to the 9th of November 2012.
The peer review in Italy has involved experts representing the Council of Tampere Region and New Factory from Finland, experts from the Patras Science Park from Greece and experts from Veneto Region and Veneto Innovazione (IT).

Province of Bologna: SMART CAFE' New Innovative and Creative SMEs

The SMART CAFE has been hosted at Palazzo Gnudi the 28th of June 2012, in the city centre of Bologna and has involved many key stakeholders and representatives of
Public Administration: Aster, CNA Emilia-Romagna, CNA Bologna, EmiliaRomagnaStartUp, Incredibol - Municipality of Bologna.
The event, included also within the Strategical Metropolitan Plan of Bologna - has given the floor to entrepreneurs in order to get their point of view about Innovation


The first SMART EUROPE  brochure aims to present the SMART EUROPE project highlighting the objectives and the methodology that will be adopted during the project.

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SMART Cafè: in Patras discussed new ways for supporting new technology based firms

The Patras SMART Cafè took place on June 28th in the Patras Science Park involving 23 participants that represent regional stakeholder interested in the context of increasing employment via the lauch of new innovative companies.

The event focussed on two themes for discussion:

Smart Cafe´ in Sweden

On 18th June the Almi Foretagspartner will organise its SMART EUROPE Café. The discussion will focus on the launch of new innovative companies.

SMART Cafè in Bologna

On 28th June 2012 will take place the SMART EUROPE Cafè in Bologna focussing on the launch of new innovative companies.

In fact Startup and innovative and creative companies born in the Bologna area will present themselves and their experiences during the Smart Café.

SMART Cafè in Venice

The SMART Cafè in Veneto will take place on March 9th in the Hilton Garden Inn Hotel, Venice, jointly organised by the Veneto Region and Veneto Innovazione. Regional istitutions and key stakeholders will be invited to discuss about possible activities bringing at the creation of new innovative companies.