Clusters for Next Generation EU: Dialogue between European Commissioner Thierry Breton and European Clusters Alliance

Within a special session of the European Cluster Alliance Against Coronavirus webinar series, European Commissioner for the internal market, Thierry Breton, and the European Clusters Alliance will explore the role of clusters in the EU's major Recovery Plan, Next Generation EU. This major initiative is set to repair the economic and social damage brought by the COVID-19 pandemic and kick-start European recovery.

The virtual meeting will be held on 30 June, 15:00 – 16:00 CEST. Points on the agenda are: 

  • Initial remarks from Commissioner Breton
    European Commissioner Thierry Breton
  • Presentation of the European Clusters Alliance
    Antonio Novo Guerrero, European Clusters Alliance/IDiA
  • Clusters powering recovery and resilience
    Ilaria Massari, Reindustria Innovazione
  • The role of clusters in the European industrial ecosystems
    Athanasios Konstandopoulos, CERTH
  • Concrete references from European clusters: IoT4Industry and MINE.THE.GAP
    Marielle Campanella, Pole SCS; and Kristiina Jokelainen, Smart North
  • Proposals for the European Recovery Plan
    Krzysztof Krystowski, European Clusters Alliance/Silesian Aviation Cluster
  • Feedback from Commissioner Breton
    European Commissioner Thierry Breton
  • Dialogue
  • Closing remarks
    Jean-Luc Beylat, European Clusters Alliance/AFPC

To register for this event please follow this link. The link to attend will be sent to you before the start of the event.

Source: The European Cluster Collaboration Platform