"Improving innovation delivery policies to reach regional economic development of SMEs located far from urban areas" is the topic of the Kick off conference of the RATIO project (Regional Actions To Innovate Operational Programmes) on May 31st 2016 in Zaragoza, SPAIN. The conference will be visited by experts and representatives of regional partners from Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Latvia,, Portugal, Italy, Ireland and Spain.

The objective of the event is to raise  public awareness of the project, to demonstrate that the rergional authorities and local stakeholders are actively supporting innovation policy in their regions, within a joint approach from all RATIO partner synergies.