Themes

01

Boosting sustainable development through smart partnerships

02

Building and growing regional innovation ecosystems through industrial specialization and collaborations

03

Responsible Research and Innovation, stakeholders' engagement and social innovation practices in regional ecosystems

04

Empowering local communities through big data, internet of things and artificial intelligence

05

Global and local impacts of entrepreneurial universities

06

Finding a balance between urban and rural sustainable development

07

Building the cities of the future trough smart infrastructures and sustainable planning

08

Industry 4.0 and the next manufacturing revolution

09

Circular Economy, Industrial symbiosis and ecosystem services for the sustainable development of regions, cities and industrial districts

10

Triple Helix model of innovation addressing societal crises: building resilience in regional innovation ecosystems

THURSDAY (26/11)
12:00 - 12:45
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
12:45 - 13:00
Intro day 3 (plenary)
Prof. Panayiotis Ketikidis, Chairman of the South East European Research Centre (SEERC) and the Vice President for Research and Innovation The International Faculty of the University of Sheffield, former member of the board member of the Triple Helix Association (GR)
13:00 - 13:50
KEY NOTE 4 and panel discussion (plenary)
The New European Outlook for Innovation and Recovery
Marja Makarow - The New European Perspectives for Innovation and the Knowledge Economy – EIT, ATTRACT, EIC and the European Universities
Peter Berkowitz - Smart Specialisation in Europe: New Challenges, New Approaches
Key note speakers: Marja Makarow, Director, Biocentre Finland, Member of the Board of the European Innovation Council (EIC) and former Member of the Governing Board of the EIT (European Institute of Technology) (FI); Peter Berkowitz, Head of Unit, DG REGIO (European Commission), Smart Growth (BE)
Chair: Dr Dimitri Corpakis, Senior EU official (retired) at European Commission & board member of the Triple Helix Association (BE)
13:50 - 14:10
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
14:10 - 15:00
PANEL 14
Student Entrepreneurship (University of Ferrara, IT)
PANEL 15
Opportunities of cooperation between HEIs and development agencies (EUDARA, BE)
WORKSHOP 3
The LOOP-Ports project: how a network of ports can contribute to circular economy transition. (TECNOPOLO di RAVENNA-CIFLA, IT)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 7
Themes 3 and 10
Chair: Marcelo Gongalves do Amaral, Fluminence Federal University (Brazil)
19. Laura Aldrovandi
22. Josep Michael Pique
52. Margareta Merke
15:00 - 15:20
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
15:20 - 16:10
WORKSHOP 4
Implementing grounding actions for institutional changes in Research and Innovation organisations using the RRI approach (European Science Foundation, FR)
PANEL 16
Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0 - A holistic approach to the impact of exponential technologies on society, economics, regulator and business model. (University of San Paulo, BR)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 8
Themes 1 and 5
Chair: Carlo Giglio, Università della Calabria (IT)
21. Christian Warneke
33. Charles Tao
38. Federica Manzoli
49. Leonie Ottmann
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 9
Themes 3 and 10
Chair: Nayab Nasir, Imperial College of Business Studies (PK)
16. Alessandra Cataneo
30. Letizia Donati
47. Karen L. Mascarenhas
56. Yuqio Wang
16:10 - 16:30
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
16:30 - 17:20
PANEL 17
Building resilience in regional innovation ecosystems: THA COVID-19 international research initiative (Technologico de Monterrey, MX)
WORKSHOP 5
Digital Twins for Industry and Facility Management (IoTwins Project) (ART-ER, IT)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 10
Themes 4 and 7
Chair: Emanuele Fiore, CNR (IT)
26. Jürgen Pietsch
24. Michele Caggiano
46. Andrea Cattabriga
44. Alessandro Brilloni
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 11
Themes 2 and 8
Chair: Tariq Durrani, University of Strathclyde (UK)
13. Natan Marques
50. Malgorzata Runiewicz-Wardyn
57. Botir Usmonov, Emanuela Todeva
17:20 - 17:40
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
17:40 - 18:50
PANEL 18 (Plenary)
Who should take the responsibility for bridging the gap between Big Data and meeting societal challenges? (The Big Data Association and the International Foundation Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for Human Development - IFAB, IT)
Prof. Patrizio Bianchi, Scientific Director, IFAB - International Foundation for Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for Human Development (IT)
Prof. Antonio Zoccoli, President of INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics (IT)
Dr. Sanzio Bassini, CTO Director, Director of the CINECA Department Supercomputing Applications and Innovation, CINECA (IT)
Chair: Prof. Emanuela Todeva, Vice-President of the Triple Helix Association, Professor of International Business Strategy and Innovation (IT)
18:50 - 19:00
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
19:00 - 19:20
Award Ceremony, Future TH Event & Concluding remarks (plenary)
Prof. Emanuela Todeva, BCNET & VP and board member of the Triple Helix Association (UK)
Dr. Emanuele Fiore, CNR & board member of the Triple Helix Associaton (IT)
Prof. Moacir de Miranda Oliveira Júnior, University of San Paulo (BR)
Prof. Riccardo Fini, University of Bologna and Bologna Business School (IT)