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

TUESDAY (24/11)
12:00 - 12:30
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
12:30 - 13:00
Welcome and intro (plenary)
Prof. Maurizio Sobrero, Chair, Department of Management University of Bologna (IT); Dr Dimitri Corpakis, Senior EU official (retired) at European Commission & board member of the Triple Helix Association (BE); Ing. Giovanni Anceschi, President of ART-ER Attractiveness Research Territory (IT); Dr. Elly Schlein, Vice-President of Emilia-Romagna Region (IT).
13:00 - 13:50
KEY NOTE 1 and panel discussion (plenary)
A key to success: integration with the Territory
Sonia Bonfiglioli, CEO Bonfiglioli Group (IT)
Discussant & Chair: Prof. Maurizio Sobrero, Chair, Department of Management, University of Bologna (IT)
13:50 - 14:10
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
14:10 - 15:00
PANEL 1
Triple Helix model of innovation for addressing societal crises: building innovation ecosystem resilience - the regional approach (CEA - High Level Forum, FR)
PANEL 2
Student entrepreneurship: how students and graduates’ career trajectories enable knowledge spill-overs from university to industry (University of Bergamo, IT)
WORKSHOP 1
Triple helix initiative towards the Emilia-Romagna Hydrogen Valley (Associazione Clust-ER Energia e Sviluppo Sostenibile | GREENTECH, IT)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 1
Themes 2 and 8
Chair: Emanuela Todeva, Triple Helix Association (IT)
02. Arnault Morisson
03. Mariana Paes da Fonseca
42. Filippo Damiani
15:00 - 15:20
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
15:20 - 16:10
WORKSHOP 2
Introducing RRI principles to enhance regional innovation policies, including RIS3 (European Science Foundation, FR)
PANEL 3
Research ecosystems for shared value (Fondazione Giacomo Brodolini, IT)
PANEL 4
Testing new technologies and creating consensus in Living Laboratories: experiences in European car industry (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, IT)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 2
Themes 2 and 8
Chair: Elvira Martini, Università Telematica "G. Fortunato" (IT)
09. Matteo Rossi
31. Marta Gancarczyk, Marta Najda-Janoszka
39. Paolo Celli
16:10 - 16:30
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
16:30 - 17:40
PANEL 5
Triple Helix model of innovation for addressing societal crises: building innovation ecosystem resilience - the collaborative international approach (CEA; High Level Forum, FR)
PANEL 6
Triple helix cooperation as opportunity for innovative digitalization in Industry 4.0 for manufacturing: the case of SBDIO I4.0 in the Emilia-Romagna Region (Interdepartmental Center for Industrial Research in ICT – CIRI ICT, IT)
ABSTRACTS PRESENTATION 3
Themes 3 and 10
Chair: Dimitri Corpakis, Triple Helix Association (BE)
37. Sebastian Fastenrath
53. Margareta Merke
18. Leda Bologni
28. Nicole Ticchi
17:40 - 18:00
Networking session & visit to the virtual exhibition
18:00 - 18:50
KEY NOTE 2 and panel discussion
The Rise and Fall of Regional Innovation Ecosystems
Prof. Shaker Zahra, Robert E. Buuck Chair of Entrepreneurship and Professor of Strategy in the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota (US)
Discussant & Chair: Prof. Daniela Baglieri, Vice Rector Research & Innovation, University of Messina (IT)
18:50 - 19:05
Concluding remarks (plenary)
Prof. Henry Etzkowitz President; Professor Triple Helix Association (US), Stanford University, International Triple Helix Institute (ITHI), University of London, Birkbeck College (UK); with Jim Beddows, TDP Data Systemson: "From Smart Specialization to Insightful Diversification: Balancing incremental and Discontinuous Innovation".
Wrapping-up Day 1, by Dr Dimitri Corpakis, Senior EU official (retired) at European Commission & board member of the Triple Helix Association (BE)