Europe’s Regional Innovation Scoreboard 2012 (EC)

The European Commission released today the Regional Innovation Scoreboard which provides a comparative assessment of how its regions perform in innovation.  The Regional Innovation Scoreboard 2012 pdf - 8 MB [8 MB] covers 190 regions across the European Union, Croatia, Norway and Switzerland. As many of you know, innovation is a key driver of economic growth and jobs, as is talent and human resources in S&T which are closely related. The first does not ocurr without the second.  This report is worth reading and analyzing.