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Policy Learning in Action: The Clusters3 Journey

Around three years ago the Clusters3 project was launched in Bilbao under the European Commission’s Interreg Europe programme. Back in 2016 smart specialisation strategies were starting to be implemented for the first time across European regions, and the project was … Continue reading

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‘Titanic’ Inspiration for thinking about Industrial Transformation and Clusters

Partners of the Interreg Clusters3 project met last week in Belfast for a learning workshop that forms part of a journey that began in Bilbao in May 2016. The Clusters3 project aims to improve the policies that governments employ to … Continue reading

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A Scottish adventure in cluster policy evaluation

This week I have been in Inverness on a learning journey with the Clusters3 Interreg project. This project, led by the Basque Business Development Agency (SPRI) and involving 9 partners from across Europe, seeks to improve the practice of cluster … Continue reading

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