Month

Open events

 (open day, workshops, symposium)

Partners’ Meetings

(kick-off meeting, mid-term meetings)

Target

Goals

Training

1 st

6 th

12 th

18 th

24 th

Open Panel Discussion at PAU

1st Workshop at FOCUS

Kick-off Meeting

Boston

1st mid- term – Boston

2nd mid- term – San Diego

Academic staff, local stakeholders from the Southern Italy area

1. incorporating in the research operational design the specific needs expressed by the local policy makers

MAPS-LED partners

1.organising the operational timetable of the research 2.discussing the theoretical framework for the research activities of WP1

MAPS-LED partners

1.delivering the 1st mid-term scientific report: “Research and innovation strategies in cluster policy” and the 1st management report

Academic staff, local stakeholders from the Central Italy area

1. communicating and disseminating the provisional research findings from Boston 2.gathering feedbacks from the local policy makers

MAPS-LED partners, REA (Invited)

1.delivering the 2nd mid-term scientific report: “S3, Cluster Policy & Spatial Planning” and the 2nd management report

2. organizing the case studies for the 3rd WP

Northeastern University of Boston.

The training activity will focus on the cluster theory applied to local economic development. The Master of Art in Economics and the Master in Urban and Regional Policy (Dukakis Center) will offer: applied micro and macro economics for economic policy and planning, statistics and regional spatial planning, to deeply find out link between private and public investment, credit access, job creation. It will be paid particular attention to how labour market works in this kind of business-led initiatives that represents CLUSTER.

30 th

36 th

2nd Workshop at SOBE

3rd mid-term 4th mid-term

San Diego

Academic staff, local stakeholders from the Manchester area

1. communicating and disseminating the provisional research findings from San Diego 2.gathering feedbacks from the local policy makers

MAPS-LED partners

1.delivering the 3rd mid-term scientific report: “S3: Social innovation and territorial milieu”” and the 3rd management report 2. organizing the pilots for the 4th WP

San Diego State University

The training activity will focus on the public policy analysis and public private organizations related to the governance issue of CLUSTER. The School-Master of Public Administration (MPA) interdisciplinary approach will study CLUSTER with particular attention to Methods of Analysis in Public and Urban Affairs to governance process, developing and implementing Community Outreach and public participation programs; Adequate Public Facility Ordinance Administration

42 rd

48 th

3rd Workshop at Aalto

Symposium

Academic staff, local stakeholders from the Helsinky area

Academic staff, local stakeholders from the Southern Italy area

1. communicating and disseminating the provisional research findings from the pilot cases                                                       2.gathering feedbacks from the local policy makers

1. communicating and disseminating the research findings “Pilot S3 area in EU” to the larger international academic and policy makers community.

The training activity will focus on the relationship between economic development and new pattern of CLUSTER/S3 based on the innovative milieu. The training activities will be programmed with a particular attention for the implementation issues of the research (pilot S3 areas in EU)

FUNDING

NETWORK

SOCIAL

Università

MEDITERRANEA

Università degli Studi "MEDITERRANEA"

CLUDs Lab  -  Community Local Urban Development Laboratory  -  Universita' degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria  -  Dipartimento Patrimonio Architettonico e Urbanistico

Via Salita Melissari, Feo di Vito  -  89124 Reggio Calabria IT  -  tel. (+39) 0965 385201   fax. (+39) 0965 385219