We are delighted to extend an invitation to you for an enriching event hosted by our partner, Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences (VHL). Join us on October 3, 2023, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the picturesque VHL campus in Velp, the Netherlands, for a day that promises engagement, insight, and inspiration.

This symposium promises a dynamic lineup of speakers representing INVEST Academia, national authorities, stakeholders, and students. Together, we will delve into pivotal topics surrounding sustainable regional development, including:

1. INVEST in Regional Transformations: Explore how INVEST initiatives are shaping regional transformations, driving sustainable progress.

2. INVEST in Cross-border Entrepreneurship Promotion: Uncover the potential of cross-border entrepreneurship promotion within the INVEST framework.

3. Dutch Challenges in European Transition & Research: Gain valuable insights into the challenges the Netherlands faces during the European transition and research landscape.

4. Linking Education to Regional Development: Discover the vital link between education and regional development, paving the way for growth and progress.

5. Linking Research to Regional Ecosystems: Explore how research initiatives can contribute to the development of robust regional ecosystems.

Your presence at this symposium is not just desired; it is highly valued, as your participation will contribute to the depth and diversity of our discussions. Together, we can shape a brighter, more sustainable future.

Moreover, our event coincides with the INVEST4Excellence workshop, tailored for colleagues actively involved in WP3 (European Innovation Ecosystem for Academia-Business & Society). This exclusive workshop is scheduled for October 4 and 5, right here in Velp.

Don't let this unique opportunity pass you by. Secure your spot today by registering using the following link:https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=eEflPJ6tMk-4ZBQ7rHETBbKlKW_vqdJHn9iJAYd4IS1UODlKREs3VUdHMVVWQVJNOVpSRU1VRDFETy4u&fbclid=IwAR3U6Avgzt2PMcrrounolua7h0xv0pfFB_3HjwYeN-yvCv3pIM2flgnKXSc

Registration Deadline: September 20, 2023

Let's unite in our commitment to invest in knowledge, innovation, and regional impact. Together, we can drive positive change. Join the conversation that shapes the future!