Τhe Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (REMTh) has been chosen by the European Commission to apply the Strategy of Smart Specialisation (RIS3). Within this framework, the 2nd Project Development Lab of Entrepreneurial Discovery took place in Alexandroupoli on the 24th, 25th and 26th of June 2015. The event was welcomed by the Regional Governor of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, Mr. Pavlidis, the President of the Innovation Council of REMTh, Mr. Sakoulias, and the Project Leader for the Preparatory Action at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, Mr. Boden.
During the Lab, the participants presented and discussed many pilot calls for financing the implementation of “smart” entrepreneurship in various fields. Mr. Kokkinoplitis took part in the workshops as expert on RIS3 for the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace.