What can Responsible Research and Innovation offer Smart Specialisation Strategies in their reorientation towards sustainability?
Thu October 13 2022, from 9:00 am
This event will take stock of some experiences promoting Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) to Smart Specialisation Strategies in their reorientation towards sustainability, and address addressing how RRI can be integrated into regional innovation and development policies. The event is organised by the TetTRRIS consortium as a side event of the European Week of Regions and Cities.

The event agenda is available at the bottom of this page.
General Admission
General Admission

Event details

9:00 Welcome and introduction
9:05 Keynote speech by Katerina Ciampi Stancova from the OECD
‘Addressing sustainability challenges and Sustainable Development Goals via Smart Specialisation - towards a theoretical and conceptual framework’
Followed by a Q&A session
9:40 Keynote by Hannah Schmidberger from the JRC
‘Partnerships for Regional Innovation: Promoting innovation-driven territorial transformation for long-term societal wellbeing’
Followed by a Q&A session
10:15 Roundtable with a panel of experts from the advisory board and regional stakeholders from the TetRRIS project
Moderator: Mika Nieminen (VTT, TetRRIS Project Coordinator)
  • Richard Tuffs (Consultant, TetRRIS Advisory member)
  • Raluca Cibu-Buzac (Founder and CEO at Luminspino, TetRRIS Advisory member)
  • Antti Lippo (Development manager, Tampere City Region)
  • Jorge Muyo (General Director for Innovation, Technological Development and Industrial Entrepreneurship in the Government of Cantabria)
10:30 Workshop concludes. Join us after for coffee and networking