“Forward-looking Innovation Governance” within the Medtech4 Europe project

The South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency participated in the online discussion “Forward-looking Innovation Governance”, which was broadcast live on 23 September 2022, in the context of the Medtech4 Europe project. The OECD observatory of public sector innovation (OPSI) introduced the concept of Anticipatory innovation governance, which they define as “the broad-based capacity to actively explore…

Street bound public e-mobility: the e-bus ecosystem in Hungary

Author: János Szász, CAE Consulting Pécs / Hungary   Abstract The paper offers overviews of electric bus deployment in Hungary since modest beginnings of 2013, through start of the eBussed project, up to closing of interregional cooperation of 6 partners, Cental European regional context of government initiatives and procurement practices, stakeholders and potential e-mobility clusters…

Report on the final event of the PROAGRO project

The PROAGRO food industry project held its closing event, also available online, on September 6, 2022, at the MATE Kaposvári Campus. The Provision of professional innovation services for the Southern Hungarian agri-food industry within the framework of the project, Dr. Gyarmati Tünde, consultant of INNOMINE DIH, is the agri-food industry evaluated the project graduate in…

Medtech4 Europe Stakeholder event

The Regional Biophysics Congress 2022 was organised at the end of August 2022. Congress is organised by the Hungarian Biophysical Society. The South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency (STRIA), as part of the event, organised Medtech4 Europe stakeholder event for medical technology knowledge sharing. Three speakers presented their knowledge at the event. The first speaker was…

Lectures by Spanish and Hungarian agricultural digitization experts at MATE

Within the Regions 4Food Interreg Europe project, an agricultural higher education master’s degree program from Spain will be implemented at the Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences (MATE). The preparation of this experimental activity took place during July-August 2022 with the involvement of specialists from the South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency and the University…

Description of the eBussed project action plan

The South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency (STRIA) is participating in the Interreg Europe project eBussed.   The eBussed project provides technical assistance for the transition from public transport with internal combustion engines to public transport with electric bus fleets. The project covers several areas related to the launch and support of the development of e-bus. eBussed…

Marosvásárhely electric bus developments

On July 20, 2022, a stakeholder discussion of the E-MOB Interreg Europe project (https://projects2014-2020.interregeurope.eu/e-mob/) took place online under the title “Electromobility without borders”. The focus of the meeting was a round table discussion, which dealt with the low-emission public transport developments of Marosvásárhely, one of the defining settlements of the Central Region of Romania, including…

Regional information event of the eBussed project

On June 27, 2022, the new premises of Paksi Közlekedési Kft. (Paks Transport Ltd.) hosted the eBussed project information event, which was attended by nearly 30 professionals and those interested in the topic. The event took place in cooperation with the E-MOB Interreg Europe project dealing with sustainable electric urban mobility. At the informational event,…