Factors of International Competitiveness of Regions. Key Role of ICT


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The Conference aims to present the research results of the national experts on the role of ICT in fostering socio-economic development of regions as well as provide a platform for exchanging of experience, addressing problems and offering possible policy implications in regard to better use of ICT for increasing regional competitiveness.

Particular emphasis is given to the following topics:

  • Impact of globalization and EU enlargement on the evolution of measures and factors international competitiveness of regions,
  • ICT as a driver if economic growth and employment in regions,
  • The place of ICT and information society in the EU regional support programs,
  • Policy implications, including R&D policy, aiming at better use of ICT for increasing competitiveness of regions.

The program is available in Polish version