Day 3 - 6th July 2018

Friday, 6th of July 2018

08:00 Coffee & Networking
09:00 Plenary Session

Simone van Trier, Moderator


Connectivity, Entrepreneurship, Science & Research:
Summary of the main outputs

Magda De Carli, DG RTD, European Commission

09:30 Quantum Technologies made in Tirol
Rainer Blatt, Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information, Austrian Academy of Sciences, University of Innsbruck
10:15 Coffee Break

Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Network Thinking (download presentation as pdf)
Daria Tataj, Strategy Advisor, Entrepreneur, author, innovation expert


Smart Perspectives for Innovative Regional Ecosystems:
The Power of Knowledge, Entrepreneurship and inter-regional Connectivity

Panel Discussion moderated by Simone van Trier

Kieran McCarthy, Cork City Council & Member of the Committee of the Regions
Lidia Borrell-Damián, European University Association
Marja Makarow, Director of Biocenter Finland & Member of the EIT Governing Board
Silke Schumacher, Director of International Relations European Molecular Biology Lab
Mario Cervantes,
Senior Economist/Committee for Scientific and Technological Policy, OECD

12:30 Closing Session

Closing remarks on WIRE 2018

Introducing WIRE X in Romania in 2019
Ana Roxana Pintilescu, North-East Regional Development Agency Romania

12:45  Thank you and farewell
13:00 Lunch

Transfers to airport as per flight schedules
Side events upon request