ONLINE-S3 is a Research and Innovation Action of the Pillar “Science with and for Society”, under the call ISSI-4-2015 On-line mechanisms for knowledge-based policy advice. It commenced on 01-05-2016 and has a duration of 24 months. It is implemented by a consortium of twelve partners from Spain, Greece, Belgium, Austria, Slovenia, Slovakia, the United Kingdom and Finland.

ONLINE-S3 is developing an e-policy platform, augmented with a toolbox of applications and online services to assist national and regional authorities in the EU to elaborate and implement their smart specialisation (S3) agenda.

After a detailed mapping (led by EFIS Centre researchers) of methods used to develop and implement S3 strategies carried out in the second semester 2016, a set of 29 methods have been published for consultation.  You can view and comment on the methods at the following link: