What can we do with the Creative Med Toolkit?
We can use the CreativeMed toolkit to
- To observe a set of indicators, of our regions compared with other regions or groups of regions, in coherence with the CreativeMed model, in order to identify the regional conditions for the development of its Mediterranean way of innovation. This model maintains the evidence base of the individual activities that have already been carried out and at the same time devises a bottom-up strategic framework at a level that is compatible with what policy makers need to do to define and carry out a Smart Specialisation Strategy.
- In this comparative context, the Toolkit is useful to detect the strengths and weaknesses of the region in the variables of the CreativeMed model, stablishing a synthetic diagnosis.
- To access to a library of specific interventions, compatible with the diagnosis of the region. drawing on successful project experiences and other good practices and to choose between them according to concrete criteria (costs, need of governance, type of innovation,…
- To visualize the consistency and coherence between the proposed actions according to the CreativeMed model approach, and the current regional strategies RIS3.
Who can use the CreativeMed toolkit?
The CreativeMed toolkit is open to everybody, but it could be specifically useful to local stakeholders, regional policymakers, researchers, politicians, investors,… The aim is to jointly define a coherent “measurement for learning” framework potentially useful to regional policy makers and innovation actors alike.