Storytelling and enterpreneurship of tomorrow open new goals in cooperation and research topics at Lubelskie Voivodeship, Poland

The Smart_watch team from the Lubelskie Voivodeship met with the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University hosted professors from Great Britain. At the meeting the potential of the region was presented with particular emphasis on agri-food, photonics, initiatives and historical and cultural attractions of our region. The team also presented Interreg projects, paying special attention to the Smart_watch objectives and outputs.

Professor Hawkins from the Entrepreneurship Centre of the Future showed many interesting practices regarding innovative entrepreneurship, involving society, in improving the functioning of cities, regions and companies. Professor Barratt presented the project with a graceful name "Eden". On the site of an old clay mine, a kind of botanical garden has been created in appropriate microclimate and human-friendly landscape. The next day, individual meetings and study visits took place in a nursery farmland an organic hop farm, in which we had the opportunity to present the potential of the region and a healthy lifestyle.

The meeting was a great opportunity to determine future forms of cooperation, research topics and mutual development. The team is waiting impatiently for the next steps!