World Food Research and Innovation Forum - Position Paper

A.SPIRE - Sustainable Process Industry through Resource and Energy Efficiency

A.SPIRE is the European Association which is committed to manage and implement the SPIRE Public-Private Partnership

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Agorada +: Social Innovation for Territories

Agorada +: Social Innovation for Territories


AGORADA+ is the annual autumn event of the European Association of Development Agencies (EURADA)

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ASTER for Research

In order to boost academia-enterprises collaboration for industrial research and development, ASTER designs, develops and implements strategic initiatives, new instruments and specific actions.

ASTER offers to the regional research system an active network of partners also in order to foster the participation to international collaborative programmes and European funded projects.


BIG MED FORUM Blue Innovation Growth Forum


The event will officially launch “MISTRAL” a new MEDITERRANEAN initiative focused on increasing INNOVATION in Blue Growth sector (co-financed by European Regional Development Fund – INTERREG MED).

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Bologna to host the data centre of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts


Bologna beat competition from three UK cities, Luxembourg, Finland’s Espoo and Iceland’s Akureyri to host the data center of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).

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Brokerage Event: tool kit

This Guide, devised by ASTER, which is partner of the Enterprise Europe Network through the Simpler consortium, offers some “user instructions” in order to increase the effectiveness and facilitate the participation to the brokerage events.


Climate-KIC’s third Urban Transitions Workshop in Bologna


Climate-KIC is holding its third Urban Transitions workshop for practitioners looking to share knowledge and build consortia for low-carbon projects and zero-waste solutions in cities.

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Comparing models to facilitate industry and science collaborations


On 19th April 2018 a Learning camp was organised by Aster to introduce in the Emilia-Romagna regional context some good practices to manage and exploit the collaborations between research and enterprises.

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ECMWF’s (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts) new data centre to be located in Bologna, Italy, by 2019


ECMWF Member States, gathered in Reading for the 90th session of the Centre’s Council, have approved the proposal by the Italian Government and the Emilia-Romagna Region to host ECMWF’s new data centre in Bologna.

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