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20 July 2018

Two TCI Directors, Frederic Miribel and Alberto Pezzi, and some TCI members participated at the II Saint Petersburg International Cluster Conference titled as "Green Corridors for the Clusters" that took place on 11-12 May. The event showed the great interest that cluster policies and methodologies for cluster development are raising in Russia and highlighted the main recent trends like FDI attraction, enterprise modernization or cluster management professionalization among others. Some participants envisaged more cooperation of Russian clusters with international counterparts as well as more visibility of the work undergone in the world largest country.

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Latin America & Caribbean
20 July 2018

TCI Network – the leading global network of organisations and practitioners with expertise in clusters and competitiveness – celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2017. As part of the 20th anniversary celebrations, the TCI Network Board of Directors invites submissions to an essay competition. The competition is open to all with an interest in clusters and competitiveness, and is targeted especially to young researchers and economic development practitioners.

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20 July 2018

20th TCI Global Conference

“The future of clusters through cross-country and cross-region collaboration”

7-9 November 2017, Bogota, Colombia

www.tci2017.org

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20 July 2018

20th TCI Global Conference
"The future of clusters through cross-country and cross-region collaboration"
7-9 November 2017, Bogota, Colombia

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20 July 2018

Another year has finished and for TCI it has been another year full of activites to advance in the practice of cluster and competitiveness. We look back to all we have achieved this year and look forward to what is next in 2018.

20 July 2018

On 22 November 2017, cluster practitioners from Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Uruguay and Spain participated in the sixth webinar of the new TCI Latin American Chapter series. The session focused on Perspectives of cluster initiatives in the world and was moderated by Jaime Echeverri, Vice President of Planning and Development in the Chamber of Commerce of Medellin for Antioquia, Colombia.

 

20 July 2018

At the end of May date 24th and 25th experts from Sweden, Germany and Basque country, came to Latvia to fulfill a peer review exercise on clusters policy development for implementation of RIS3 strategy in Latvia. Peer review exercise were organized by Ministry of Economics which is one of the 9 project partners.

20 July 2018

The Basque Country hosted recently a peer review exercise with international experts selected by TCI Network, the global network of organizations and practitioners of competitiveness, clusters and innovation that has coordinated peer review exercises in CLUSTERS3 project’s partner regions.

20 July 2018

The goal of the group will be to create evidence-based awareness-raising on the issue as well as identify digitization initiatives, strategies and policies that can be evaluated and benchmarked to increase our mutual knowledge on the topic.

20 July 2018

In the framework of the Interreg Europe project CLUSTERS3 “Leveraging Cluster Policies for successful implementation of RIS3, six peer reviews were organized and hosted by 6 of the project partner regions: Basque Country (ES), Hadjú-Bihar (HU), Highland and Islands (UK), Latvia (LV), Lubelskie (PL) and Northern Ireland (UK). TCI Network, as advisory partner, looked for the selection of international experts in the field of cluster policy and smart specialization, selecting cluster practitioners with solid background and experience.

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20 July 2018

Announcement of the first line-up of speakers for TCI2018, hosted by The Institute for Competitiveness and Prosperity, which will be held in Toronto, Ontario on October 16-18, 2018.

20 July 2018

The 5th biennial cluster event of the TCI-Network’s Oceania chapter, ‘Why Clusters Matter – Growing Regional Trade & Investment through Clusters’, was held on 5-8 June 2018 at the Surfair Conference & Event Centre, Marcoola Beach, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, and has been hailed a great success. International cluster experts came to share their experiences in cluster development, management, performance measurement and internationalisation with delegates from around Australia and the Oceania region.

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20 July 2018

TCI Network seeks to develop tighter bridges between the practitioners in our network and the academic community working on clusters. In this line, we regularly post listings of new academic articles on clusters and competitiveness on our website.

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20 July 2018

TCI Network seeks to develop tighter bridges between the practitioners in our network and the academic community working on clusters. In this line, we regularly post listings of new academic articles on clusters and competitiveness on our website.

20 July 2018

EU-LAC Foundation and the Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIG) are running a Project called Competitiveness Clusters. The goal is to contribute to improve the international competitiveness of the EU and LAC through greater economic cooperation and joint actions between regions, including organisations and practitioners, being this cooperation based on the cluster approach and value chains.

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Europe
20 July 2018

Cluster policy in Catalonia has now been in place for 25 years, showing continuity and commitment from the government with the business fabric regardless of the different administrations. Hence, it represents a good example of innovation in public policies. Congratulations to our colleagues at ACCIO as well as the Catalan cluster practitioners for all the achieved so far!

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20 July 2018

TCI Network seeks to develop tighter bridges between the practitioners in our network and the academic community working on clusters. In this line, we regularly post listings of new academic articles on clusters and competitiveness on our website.

20 July 2018

The official announcement of the city which will host the 21st TCI Global Conference 2018 was made during the passing of the torch ceremony in Bogota on 8 November 2017.

 

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20 July 2018

TCI Cluster Evaluation Working Group Workshop
Cork, Ireland, 14-15 May 2018

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20 July 2018

TCI Network Oceania and lead event partner FIAL are proud to present the 5th annual TCI Oceania cluster event, Why Clusters Matter, at Marcoola Beach on the Sunshine Coast over 5-8 June 2018.

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