The project stakeholders of Tampere region came together for an online meeting mid-October. The new mission-oriented regional strategy, including the updated smart specialisation strategy, was presented, and it raised a lot of active discussion and comments. The strategy was developed with a co-creative method giving the chance for all interested parties to have their say in the contents and formulations of the regional strategy for 2022–2025.

With the new period of structural funds beginning, a representative of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment gave an overview of the related plans and preparation in Finland.

Last but not least, the finalised Regional Action Plan developed in the framework of the TraCS3 project was presented to all stakeholders.