The European Entrepreneurial Region (EER) award is an initiative of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) that identifies and rewards EU regions and cities with outstanding, future-oriented entrepreneurial policy strategy, regardless of their size, wealth or specific
The European Chemical Regions Network (ECRN) is looking for an enthusiastic candidate for a trainee position in the ECRN Secretariat in Brussels for 4 months, starting at the beginning of March 2019. Read the Job Description in the attached file
The Fraunhofer Pilot Plant Centre for Polymer Synthesis and Processing PAZ in Schkopau (Saalekreis) presents a Europe-wide unique offer to the plastics industry. The research facility will now be expanded with funds from the EU, the state of Saxony-Anhalt
The 4th Steering Committee Meeting of the Smart Specialization Platform for Industrial Modernization (S3P-Industry), combined with a Joint Thematic Platforms Conference, took place in Bilbao on 27th & 28th of November, hosted by the government of the Basque Country.
Brightlands Materials Center and Fraunhofer IMWS join forces to develop thermoplastic composite parts using 3D printing
Fraunhofer Institute in the region of Saxony-Anhalt (DE) and Brightlands Materials Center in Province Limbug (NL) has recently joint efforts on an innovative and forward looking project. Components made of fibre-reinforced plastics, produced by 3D printing are the
European chemical regions establish new cooperation with the support of the European Commission to build projects
The Smart Specialization Platform for Industrial Modernization is a Commission-supported initiative to stimulate regions, working on similar smart specialization priorities, to gather and identify synergies across borders. The platform is a response to the recognition that regional smart
ECRN is pleased to announce that a new EU project – Power4Bio – has been approved by the European Commission under the H2020 programme, in which our network will be partnering with 16 other regional bodies and organisations. The
The success of Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Limburg highlighted in National analysis of Dutch innovation campuses
The report “Analysis and added value of campuses in the Netherlands” compares the employment growth rates of campuses located in the country for the period 2014-2018 and includes the four Brightlands campuses located in ECRN member region Limburg.
On 8th of May, upon the kind invitation of Mr. Struzik, Marshal of Mazowieckie Voivodeship, Director Krcova Renatka visited the Region of Mazovia. On 9th of May the Director represented ECRN at the conference on “How to design
A month before the Commission will announce it proposal on the future Cohesion Policy, ECRN has officially adopted its Position Paper on Cohesion Policy after 2020. With it, ECRN is committing to provide concrete contributions to the shaping