Universitat Rovira i Virgili


The Chair for University and Knowledge Region was created in 2014 by the Universitat Rovira i Virgili with the aim of promoting the dissemination of specialized knowledge related with regional development generated by university activities in its area of influence and fostering a regional smart specialization to improve citizen welfare. The area known as Southern Catalonia, which consists of the Camp de Tarragona and Terres de l'Ebre, has an adequate social and economic dimension and all ingredients to be recognized and to evolve as a knowledge region. The goal of the Chair is to help setting up a system for governing the Southern Catalonia Knowledge Region.


Smart Specialisation: from EU to the world

25/09/2018, Sevilla

2018 SMARTER Conference on Smart Specialisation and Territorial Development

26-28/09/2018, Sevilla

European Week of Regions and Cities

07-11/10/2018, Brussels, Belgium

4th EUA Funding Forum: Frameworks that empower, universities that deliver

18-19/10/2018, Barcelona

Smart Specialisation: European workshop on universities as regional lead institutions om EU to the world

13/11/2018, Graz, Austria

New Horizons for Cities and Regions in a Changing World

15-16/11/2018, London, United Kingdom

Changing Ruralities: Nordregio Forum 2018

28-29/11/2018, Lund, Sweden