Are you taking care of your talents?

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC Cities like to outline innovation as a competitive advantage. However is being innovative enough for a city? Attract and retain the expertise that provides pioneering ideas may be the critical factors for differentiation. Communicating on innovativeness, many cities do. New technologies, energy, biomedical……

A model for understanding and assessing Knowledge Cities

From many points of view the concept of a Knowledge City was only bound to big knowledge hubs based on big universities, R&D centers, technology parks and an important amount of high tech companies that would be able to generate a critical mass of economic and knowledge exchanges. But Knowledge Cities, Smart Cities, Intelligent Cities, etc. are…

European Day of Entrepreneurs: The Atlantic Arc Way

A brief by Tamara Guirao, CAAC Coordinator European Day of the Entrepreneur or abbreviated as EDE, is a European brand that promotes entrepreneurship and it was initiated in Barcelona, Spain as a direct result of the Lisbon Strategy in 1999. EDE includes activities for youth, public, politicians and it is a tool that is used…