Map of approaches, policies and tools for Territorial RRI

Map of Approaches, Policies and Tools for Territorial RRI Based on an analysis of the two inventories of bottom-up governance innovation practices and RRI governance innovation practices, a Map of Approaches, Policies and Tools for Territorial RRI has been drafted. This was put together by K&I and can be used for designing and implementing TeRRItoria’s … Read more

What is Responsible Research and Innovation?

Definition of Responsible Research and Innovation The European Commission defines Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) as an approach that anticipates and assesses potential implications and societal expectations with regard to research and innovation, with the aim to foster the design of inclusive and sustainable research and innovation. RRI is used in Horizon 2020 program to … Read more

Inventory of 43 RRI Governance Innovation Practices

Inventory of 43 RRI Governance Innovation Practices In 2017-2018, the project “Big Picnic” organised dozens of co-created outreach exhibitions in, among other venues, botanical gardens. The purpose of this was to establish public debate on food security issues and allow participants to share their views on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in this field with … Read more

TeRRItoria and the Use of Bottom-Up Governance Innovation Practices

TeRRItoria and the Use of Bottom-Up Governance Innovation Practices What do technological education in Mexico, renewable energy on a remote Scottish island, and waste management in Bangladesh have in common? As it happens, all of these examples are things that TeRRItoria can draw inspiration in the coming months when crafting the five “transformative experiments” the project will implement.  In order to complete its mapping of governance innovation … Read more

TeRRItoria among RRI projects present at the SeeRRI workshop

TERRITORIA was among the EU-funded RRI-related projects who had been invited at the SeeRRI workshop “Building Self-Sustaining Research and Innovation Ecosystems in Europe though Responsible Research and Innovation”, held in Bologna on September 2019. The Workshop convened several EU funded projects on RRI, territory management and environmental issues with the aim to share experiences and … Read more

TeRRItoria Project at the 2019 European Triple Helix Congress on Responsible Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ETHAC 2019)

During 30th September-1st October the 2019 European Triple Helix Congress on Responsible Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ETHAC 2019) was organized in Thessaloniki, Greece. The mission of ETHAC is to mobilise knowledge and innovation transfer to the global market by enabling international triple helix interactions where academics, innovators, industry, entrepreneurs, investors, governments and policy makers actively engage … Read more

Smart Regions 3.0 Conference Transformation through Smart Specialisation

Changes in climate, technology, and demography are transforming our societies and way of life. Europe must lead the transition to a healthy planet and a new digital world. The Smart Regions conference will be a good occasion to strengthen the links between people, nations, and institutions. Between expectations and delivery of smart specialization strategies. Between … Read more

European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC) – Science for Citizens: how science meets regions and cities

In the framework of the European Week of Regions and Cities, last 9th of October, the H2020 project TeRRItoria was presented in the workshop Science for Citizens: how science meets regions and cities, attended by more than 100 people. The workshop sought to present how citizens get involved in science and how researchers and policymakers are able to design together  solutions for local … Read more