Four years have now passed since smart specialisation officially entered European policy and the concept has now expanded in geographical scope beyond just Europe.This conference offers a comprehensive picture of the smart specialisation policy experience, including an evaluation of its early results, and highlights recent developments both conceptually and empirically. #smartspecialisation
Regional Governance, Industrial Restructuring and Sustainable Development: This conference asks how we can better conceptualise and empirically explore the development of cities and regions in the context of a new round of restructuring in the world economy. How can we develop the conceptual advances in the evolutionary perspective to sustainable development? What are the implications for policy?
The 2018 RSA Annual Conference aims to address processes of global reversal and regional revival, in a world dominated by flows of capital, labor, and knowledge. To study and debate these and many other questions, we warmly invite the regional studies/science and connected communities to join us at our 2018 Annual Conference in Lugano, Switzerland.
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