The AER team is preparing the Regional Innovation Award 2016 and we came across some pictures of previous awarded regions. Here you can see the winners of the 2007 Communicating Europe awards: Extremadura Region (ES), the region of Lower Austria (AT), and Sisak-Moslavina (HR) together with the President of the European Commission José Manuel Durão Barroso. On teh category Innovation, the winners were Lower Austria (AT), Comunidad Valenciana (ES) and Upper Austria (AT).
The 2007 edition of our awards focused on three main areas: Innovation, Communicating Europe, and Most Youth-Friendly European Region.
Since 2006, the RIA aims at honouring European Regional Authorities’ actions which have stimulated, fostered and implemented innovation in their territory.
The RIA 2016 edition targets projects on the circular economy. The deadline for sending applications for the call is 30 June 2016 and the award ceremony will take place in Brussels (BE) on 1 December 2016.
Apply today for the 2016 award to promote your region’s action.