On February 27 and 28 the TeRRItoria Kick-off meeting was held in Strasbourg, at the headquarters of the European Science Foundation, project coordinator. Fabio Feudo and Daniele Mezzana intervened for K&I. The first day an overview of the project and its general theoretical and methodological contents were presented. Furthermore, the programs of the various work packages were illustrated, relating to the initial mapping (of experiences of governance innovation practices and of the “research & innovation ecosystems” in which the project will take place), to the co-design activity of the five “Transformative experiments” in the field of territorial RRI, and their realization in Central Macedonia (Greece), Emilia-Romagna (Italy), Trondelag Region (Norway), North East Romania and Municipality of Gabrovo (Bulgaria). On the second day, after the speech by Linden Farrer (EU – DG RTD), the evaluation, mutual learning and policy advice, and dissemination and communication activities were illustrated.