A new company from San Sebastian has joined the list of firms that have received funding through the EU’s SME instrument, a European programme aimed at small and medium sized businesses with projects that offer the market innovative solutions.

The approval of the project presented by WirelessCities means that 14 companies from San Sebastian have now received finance as part of the SME Instrument since its launch in 2014, representing close to 5% of all Spanish funds, with almost 10M Euros secured in total ...

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Young People Design the Future of San Sebastian

Creativity, critical thought, talent, teamwork, human capital, innovation or 'Open Data' have marked the third day of Donostia WeekINN. On very few occasions can we find San Sebastian City Council’s Plenary Hall decorated in balloons and colourful card with modern music in the background and presided by 27 schoolchildren between the ages of 11 and 17 ...

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A new image for the city based on innovation

The second day of Donostia WeekINN focused on international cooperation, the development of innovation, and the use of new technologies to promote different sectors. On Tuesday, the Donostia WeekINN innovation festival launched a new forum for debate about technologies known as TechTalks ...

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San Sebastian’s branding is not about tourism; it’s about talent

Young people and their talent took centre stage on the first day of Donostia WeekINN initiative, featuring the participation of the branding guru Andy Stalman. The importance of generating talent among young people and retaining that talent in our city was one of the key messages that permeated throughout the first day of the Donostia WeekINN innovation festival ...

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Innovation and smart design throughout San Sebastian

The fourth edition of Donostia WeekINN - San Sebastian Innovation Week, organised by the Department for Economic Development, Commerce and Tourism through Fomento de San Sebastián, will be held from 23 rd to 27th October and will feature the life of the city with over 200 hours of activities related to innovation. Entry to the talks and sessions will be free of charge, in which international experts, companies, research centres, schools and agents from different sectors, among others, will showcase the innovative ecosystem of our city as a driving force for change, growth and cohesion for San Sebastian.

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Economic Development Forum (EDF) EUROCITIES: “Innovative cities for a Competitive Europe”

Fomento San Sebastian is hosting the Economic Development Forum for Eurocities, the network for Europe’s largest cities. Over the course of three days, economic governing bodies from over 60 cities in 38 countries will be coming together at the Forum. The purpose of the meeting of the Economic Development Forum (EDF), which is taking place in San Sebastian from 24 to 26 April 2017 ...

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Talent House: a formula for success

Talent House, the block of flats for high-level researchers in Donostia-San Sebastián managed by the Department for Economic Development, is celebrating its 5th anniversary as the main accommodation choice for the scientific community. It has provided about 1000 researchers (and their families in some cases) with accommodation. 77% guests came from abroad, from 60 different countries. The average stay was 4.6 months ...

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Fomento de San Sebastián, leading partner and coordinator of the REPLICATE EU Project, attends EIP Smart Cities and Communities general assembly in Eindhoven on 23-24 May

The 3rd EIP Smart Cities and Communities General Assembly took place in Eindhoven, Netherlands, on 24 May. In it, about 400 attendees discussed key policy issues and market trends for smart communities, as well as clustering and networking activities. It was one of the most important smart innovation events held in Europe ...

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The Innovation Week goes from strength to strength with close to 2,000 participants.

The second edition of the 'Donostia Week INN', organised by the Department for Economic Development, through Fomento de San Sebastián ...

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Donostia Open INN: analysis of international innovations in a new working session to improve the connection between young unemployed people and job opportunities

On 30th June a new working session was held for the open innovation pilot Donostia Open INN, in which international initiatives were presented ...

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Check out the documents from the workshop "Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Development Models in Europe and Latin America"

New social and economic development models, greater social cohesion, ageing and quality of life, and sustainability are some of the challenges ...

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Check out the documents of the seminar on seasonal thermal energy storage (STES) for District Heating and Smart Cities

Highly successful, the seminar took place in a full enerTIC auditorium (business and innovation centre). On 11 June, Fomento San Sebastián ...

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A meeting with José Martín Cabiedes

Fomento de San Sebastián and the University of Deusto are organising a meeting with José Martín Cabiedes, an expert in business ...

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Donostia Open INN: New workshop to build connections between unemployed youth and career opportunities

A new workshop will be held on 30 June as part of the open innovation pilot project Donostia Open INN, gathering international initiatives ...

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Workshop: Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Development Models in Europe and Latin America

Territorial bid for innovation and active participation by key actors. New social and economic development models, greater social cohesion, ageing and quality of life, and sustainability are some of the challenges we are facing as a society. And they are more apparent in cities. It is also in cities that we can work out better solutions ...

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Fomento San Sebastián colaborates at Pint of Science-Donostia 2015, an international science festival that brings science to pubs

The festival will take place from the 18th to the 20th of my at Koh Tao, Victoria Café and Ni Neu. The goal is to bring the science from the laboratories where the crowd is: bars.

 

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A new company from San Sebastian has joined the list of firms that have received funding through the EU’s SME instrument, a European programme aimed at small and medium sized businesses with projects that offer the market innovative solutions.

The approval of the project presented by WirelessCities means that 14 companies from San Sebastian have now received finance as part of the SME Instrument since its launch in 2014, representing close to 5% of all Spanish funds, with almost 10M Euros secured in total ...

Young People Design the Future of San Sebastian

Creativity, critical thought, talent, teamwork, human capital, innovation or 'Open Data' have marked the third day of Donostia WeekINN. On very few occasions can we find San Sebastian City Council’s Plenary Hall decorated in balloons and colourful card with modern music in the background and presided by 27 schoolchildren between the ages of 11 and 17 ...

A new image for the city based on innovation

The second day of Donostia WeekINN focused on international cooperation, the development of innovation, and the use of new technologies to promote different sectors. On Tuesday, the Donostia WeekINN innovation festival launched a new forum for debate about technologies known as TechTalks ...

San Sebastian’s branding is not about tourism; it’s about talent

Young people and their talent took centre stage on the first day of Donostia WeekINN initiative, featuring the participation of the branding guru Andy Stalman. The importance of generating talent among young people and retaining that talent in our city was one of the key messages that permeated throughout the first day of the Donostia WeekINN innovation festival ...

Innovation and smart design throughout San Sebastian

The fourth edition of Donostia WeekINN - San Sebastian Innovation Week, organised by the Department for Economic Development, Commerce and Tourism through Fomento de San Sebastián, will be held from 23 rd to 27th October and will feature the life of the city with over 200 hours of activities related to innovation. Entry to the talks and sessions will be free of charge, in which international experts, companies, research centres, schools and agents from different sectors, among others, will showcase the innovative ecosystem of our city as a driving force for change, growth and cohesion for San Sebastian.

Economic Development Forum (EDF) EUROCITIES: “Innovative cities for a Competitive Europe”

Fomento San Sebastian is hosting the Economic Development Forum for Eurocities, the network for Europe’s largest cities. Over the course of three days, economic governing bodies from over 60 cities in 38 countries will be coming together at the Forum. The purpose of the meeting of the Economic Development Forum (EDF), which is taking place in San Sebastian from 24 to 26 April 2017 ...

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