Thursday, 29th of November

10:00 // General Assembly of Eurada

Meeting of Eurada members to evaluate the activity of the year 2018 and plan the future actions for 2019.

Jürgen Haberleithner, Colima University. Smart Specialization Strategies.

Rafael Ataz, INFO Murcia Region Development Agency. European Project Manager.

13:00 // Welcoming lunch

Open to any participant

16:00 // XXVII Business Meetings: "Europe on the Horizon: Specialization and Collaboration"

Traditional and most established annual conference for entrepreneurs of the region of Asturias gathering several hundreds of stakeholders from companies, technology centres, research groups, social agents and institutional representatives.

19:30 // Networking Cocktail

20:00 // End of first day

Friday, 30th of November

08:30 // Welcome coffee and registration

09:00 // Context and setting the scene

Roberta Dall’Olio, President of Eurada

Christian Saublens, former Director of EURADA

Eva Pando, Director of IDEPA

Moderation: Esteban Pelayo, Director of EURADA

10:00 // Keynote speaker about innovation in the organisation of Development Agencies

Anna Müngersdorff, ZENIT GmbH

Moderation: Esteban Pelayo, Director of EURADA

10:30 // Coffee break

11:00 // Experiences and open debate on innovation in Development Agencies - Expert Panel composed by:

Rui Barroso, Board Member of ADRAL and member of the Executive Committee of  Eurada. Application of ICT tools.

Pilar Irigoien, Managing Director of SODENA

Desislava Koleva, Head of Economic Development Department at Municipality of Gabrovo

Jakub Kruszelnicki, Cracow University of Technology. Clients’ segmentation in RDAs

Frédéric Pinna, Director of DEV'UP, RDA from Centre Val de Loire

Moderation: Mathieu Doussineau, European Commission. Joint Research Centre (JRC)

13:00 // Lunch

14:00 // End of second day