Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) is the main European policy forum for innovation and regional development. The conference provides a platform for policy makers, public authorities, knowledge centers and enterprises to discuss research and innovation (R&I) practices, challenges and opportunities throughout the European regions, with a direct view on the current and future EU funding programs.
This year, the University of Split, Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism (Croatia) will host the 11th edition of the “Week of Innovative Regions in Europe“ - WIRE XI 2020 in Split, Croatia.
Due to the exceptional circumstances (COVID-19) event will be organised online. The online event is organized under the agenda of the Croatian EU Council Presidency 2020, with the support of European Commission, Directorate General for Research and Innovation and relevant national authorities: Ministry of Science and Education, Split-Dalmatia County and City of Split.
WIRE 2020 LOGO
The symbol inside the logo symbolizes different thematic elements of the conference:
· link - a symbol of the digital innovation connection,
· infinity - the eternal pursuit of better solutions,
· rope - connecting land and island communities into one coherent whole.
The vibrant tone of blue communicates the associative elements of sea and sky.