European Capital of Innovation Award
With the European Capital of Innovation Award, the European Commission wants to acknowledge the outstanding achievement of a city in building up an innovation ecosystem, i.e. a system which links the citizens (People) with a built environment (Place) and public organizations and policy-makers (Public) through business (Private).
The contest is open until 03/12/2013. The award of EUR500000 will be given to the winning city to scale up its achievement.