Workshop and training course organized by ENEA in Messina > Workshop “Eco-Innovation and competitiveness in Industrial Areas Management”, 16th September 2014; > Workshop “Industrial Areas Management: Eco-Innovation and Competitiveness”, 17th September 2014..
ENEA is a MER Project’s partner (MARKETING AND GOVERNING INNOVATIVE INDUSTRIAL AREAS, http://www.merproject.eu/); MER is a 18-month UE-funded European project that aims at capitalizing the results of 7 concluded projects related to industrial areas and local policies eco-innovation and sustainable management. MER stands as an occasion to strengthen the achieved results and to extend their implementation according to a transnational and Mediterraneanoriented vision.
The workshop and the training course have been organized as following:
> The workshop aimed at presenting the project results highlighting measures to foster companies cooperation (e.g. the Italian contratto di rete – “enterprises’ network contract”) and suggesting new marketing interventions to enhance competitiveness in the local industrial areas and attract investments. It was addressed to public administrations, locals, universities, professionals, firms and industrial areas managers. It was an occasion to share, exchange and confront experiences while discussing about sustainable development and competitiveness in the industrial areas;
> After a brief introduction reporting about international experiences about industrial parks’ creation, the training day tackled industrial areas governance main topics: management model, support tools, energy problem. Moreover, some specific interventions related to industrial buildings and monitoring
The workshop was held on the 16th September at the Engineering Faculty building in Messina; the training course was held on the 17th September at the same place.