European workshop “Bridging the gap between research and practice: how to more successfully involve entrepreneurs into the implementation process?”.
The → Joint Programming Initiative Urban Europe, launched by the European Commission in 2010 holds a workshop in Lisbon and Cascais in cooperation with FCT and the Cascais Municipality. The target group consists of relevant entrepreneurs with innovative ideas that meet the cities’ needs and bring them together with both the scientific community and the city administrations. Special focus will be given to addressing the aim of widening JPI participation to businesses and to further reduce the implementation gap.
This event is the last of a three workshop series and will focus on enhancing practical implementenation of research results, giving the possibility to formulate needs and to share know-how and experience with key stakeholders engaged in urban transformation processes.