- Local Development Platforms (LDPs)
Beira Baixa Enterprise Association / Gastão Marques – Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre
Chair: Artur Rosa Pires, University of Aveiro This round table aims to discuss a new strategic model of competitive and sustainable development, based on a bottom-up participatory approach and on the accomplishment of cooperative networks at local level. It intends to be a proposal that helps deepen the debate of how territories can dynamically answer the challenges of globalisation and the contemporary knowledge economy.
- Portugal Clusters Gold Label
PoolNet – Engineering & Tooling Cluster Chair: Carlos Rodrigues, University of Aveiro This round table aims to discuss what is the importance of clusters in the context of regional innovation ecosystems, based on the Triple Helix dynamics. It is intended to know the path to innovation, support for internationalization and entrepreneurship; discussing what are the challenges for the future in the context of relations Academia-Business-Political Decision.