DIGITAL REGIONS partner Switzerland Innovation Park Biel/Bienne will host the second project meeting, thematic workshop and site visits in Biel/Bienne, on the 11th and 12th of March. 

During the first morning, the Steering Group Meeting and exchange of experience sessions will take place to review the ongoing project activities, including: regional context analysis, good practices identification and selection, regional stakeholder group meetings and staff exchanges organisation.

In the afternoon, partners and stakeholders will have the opportunity to visit the Swiss Smart Factory and to participate in a Technology Workshop. Furthermore, they will organise a session to review project communication and dissemination activities and discuss project management and report of the first results. 

The second day will start with a regional stakeholder meeting at Switzerland Innovation Park Biel/Bienne with the participation, among others, of Virve Resta, Department of Economy (Canton Bern); Thomas Gfeller, Chairman of the Board (SIPBB) and Roger Neuenschwander, Head of Be-Advanced .

During the afternoon, attendees will be taken on tour to discover some of the regional good practices in the area.