In line with the Europe 2020 strategy and its Innovation Union flagship initiative, the aim of the conference is to discuss international R&D&I cooperation activities and how EUREKA could contribute to strengthening the competitiveness of European SMEs and enhancing smart growth in the regions.
High-level stakeholders and all interested parties will be invited to actively contribute to the conference's discussions which will have a significant role in shaping EUREKA's future and improving networking to meet today's challenges.
The main focus areas of the conference will be:
- Smart growth strategies in the European Research Area (ERA);
- Effective tools and instruments to support R&D&I activities of European SMEs;
- The role of international R&D cooperation in boosting regional competitiveness.
The findings and recommendations of the conference will enrich the fruitful discussions on shaping EUREKA's future and meeting today's challenges.
A Hungarian classical music concert (Danube Palast/Duna palota) followed by a Gala dinner will take place on 7 July, in Budapest. More information about the registration and the programme is available at http://bit.