Publication

The role of design in the circular economy (VIDEO)

What is the role of design in achieving the goals of the circular economy? How does design thinking contribute to the efficient use of resources? We propose to watch an inspiring video first time presented during the annual Vidzeme Innovation week in Latvia organized by Vidzeme Planning Region. Aija Freimane, an associate professor of the […]

Entrepreneurs in Vidzeme interested in digitizing the existing business processes to support transnational collaboration

Gathering more than 100 participants, during the emergency, Vidzeme Planning Region has carried out a series of webinars on digital solutions for businesses, which can promote business development locally and abroad. Entrepreneurs’ experience in implementing digital processes in businesses is different. For some, it is sales and communication with customers, for others – production and [...]

Smart Specialisation Strategy – bibliometric analysis & GoSmart BSR project practices

Recently, an article was made by Anna Bagieńska and Patrycja Rogowska, aiming at presenting practical solutions used in the GoSmart BSR project to identify transnational smart specialization strategies in the light of current research directions. The article uses descriptive analysis of the results and bibliometric analysis using tools available in VOSviewer and SCOPUS database (303 […]

Barriers in the internationalization of Podlasie SMEs – GoSmart BSR project experience

There is no unambiguous definition of internationalization although a lot of theories that has made great contribution to enterprise internationalization have been propounded. The company’s operation on the local market differs from its operation on foreign markets. Examples of many companies indicate that internationalization processes, even if they enable them to gain new markets, [...]

Meeting with Metal Processing Cluster provides new opportunities for a successful cooperation amongst project partnering regions

Recently, in the framework of the GoSmart BSR project, Estonian and Polish partners organized a meeting in Bialystok, Poland to meet stakeholders who are potentially interested in further cooperation. Even though entrepreneurs already have a seemingly significant range of support tools and different programs and events for networking and finding new cooperation partners, TIBS is […]