Strategic Research & Innovation Partnership (Smart Cities and Communities; Energy and utilities) (2016-2020)

Researchers: Dr. Alenka Braček Lalić (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies), Dr. Jennifer Pope (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies, Grand Valley State University), Dr. Arnold Walravens (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies), Dr. Danica Purg (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies), Dr. Drikus Kriek (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies), Dr. Mollie, Painter-Morland (IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies), Mia Gostinčar (IEDC-Bled School of Management)

Slovenia has actively started implementing the Smart Specialization Strategy. Jožef Stefan Institute has applied for the coordination of the SRIP (Strategic Research & Innovation Partnership) for the Smart Cities and Communities topic. The Smart Cities and Communities partnership covers several verticals and the ICT horizontal. The purpose of the partnership is to coordinate development resources of the stakeholders (companies and research organizations) in order to develop new products, which will be successful on the global market. IEDC-Bled School of Management, Postgraduate Studies acts as one of the partners in this project. Its role is related to preparation of competency model, which will define knowledge, skills and competences for area: Energy and utilities within Smart Cities and Communities.

More information about the project in available on: http://pmis.ijs.si/en/partnership/

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