Poster "Territorial patterns of innovation in Europe"

Territorial patterns of innovation in EuropeKey messages

1) The variety of innovation patterns explains the failure of a “one size fits all” policy to innovation.

2) The European science-based area is mainly located in Germany, and applied science regions are mainly located in Northern and Central Europe.

3) Regions with a focus on smart technological applications are mostly metropolitan areas in the older EU Member States.

4) Regions with a smart and creative diversification are mainly located in Mediterranean countries, but also in agglomerations within newer EU Member States.


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ESPON KIT - Knowledge, Innovation, Territory


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