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Invitation - International Symposium & Round Table

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The São Paulo Research Foundation, FAPESP, within the scope of the São Paulo Excellence Chairs Programme – Innovation Systems, Strategies and Policy (SPEC –InSySPo), invite to the Roundtable "System Innovation Axes" International Symposium "Entrepreneurship and the Geography of Innovation"

 

July 6th and 7th, 2017 (8:30 a.m to 5 p.m)

FAPESP - Rua Pio XI, 1500 – São Paulo

Atlanta Conference 2017

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Abstract submissions deadline is extended until March 15th for the Atlanta Conference on Science and Innovation Policy ! As a reminder, the conference this year will be held on October 9-11, 2017, at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center in Atlanta.

Don’t miss this final opportunity to submit papers for the 6th Biennial Conference.

Second annual conference of the UCL Centre for Comparative Study of the Emerging Economies

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Call for academic submission of papers for presentation at the Second annual conference of the UCL Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies. The theme of the conference is: ‘Exploring Technology Upgrading in Emerging and Transition Economies: From “Shifting Wealth I” to “Shifting Wealth II”?’

June 26-27, 2017 at UCL SSEES, UK

Submission for extended abstracts deadline: March 30th, 2017

 

ESOCITE statement 2017

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A group of Latin American professors, researchers and postgraduate students, involved in science and technology social studies created since 1995 the Latin American Association of Social Studies of Science and Technology; we present their statement for 2017.

ASIALICS CONFERENCE 2017

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The ASIALICS Organising Committee invites full paper submissions for the 14th ASIALICS Conference to be held in Tehran, Iran 30-31 August, 2017.

The main theme of the conference is Technological learning, innovation and catching-up in the context of international collaborations.

Paper submission deadline: 8 June, 2017.

GLOBELICS ACADEMY 2017

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In 2017 the Globelics Academy is hosted by the Research Center for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies (TaSTI), University of Tampere, Finland.

The aim of the Globelics Academy PhD-School is to support the training of PhD-students from different parts of the world who are writing their theses on issues related to innovation systems. 

Deadline for applications: 20 January 2017.

 

Invitation to three international conferences on innovation studies in Tsinghua University Beijing, China

tsinghua universityThis is an open invitation for papers in topics of Knowledge Innovation, Knowledge Management, Open innovation, User innovation and any topics on innovation studies for Researchers and PhD students. 

Conferences are:

The First International Conference on Knowledge Innovation & Knowledge Management on March 16-17, 2017

The Academy of Open User Innovation on June 24-25, 2017

The Second International Conference on Innovation Studies on June 26-27, 2017

GLOBELICS Conference 2016

not1 globelics2016The Globelics Secretariat is pleased to release the call for papers for the 14th Globelics Conference in Bandung City, Indonesia (12th -14th of October, 2016).

The conference will explore, among other things, the role of finance and intellectual property rights in relation to the performance of national and regional systems. Special attention will be given to the UN Sustainable Development Goals and how innovation and competence building can support their realisation.

2016 Globelics PhD Academy

not1 globelicsacademy 2016The 2016 edition of the Globelics Ph.D. Academy is organised by the Institute for Economic Research on Innovation (IERI), a co-host of the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (SciSTIP). The 2016 edition of the Globelics Ph.D. Academy will be hosted in Pretoria CBD, City of Tshwane, Gauteng Province in the Republic of South Africa between the 20th of June 2016 and the 2nd of July 2016.

2016 4s/EASST Conference

not1 sciencetechnology othermeansEASST and 4S are two scholarly societies dedicated to the study of science, technology and society (STS). The joint 2016 conference will focus on the ways in which science and technology are increasingly performed ‘by other means’, in a variety of exploratory activities that include the articulation of collectives that do not fit with the traditional actors in science and technology, or in ways that problematize the established value systems involved in the production of knowledge and technologies.

Brazilian Journal of Innovation - Innovation Studies

not revista1The Brazilian Journal of Innovation (RBI) is a biannual and interdisciplinary scientific journal that focuses on innovation studies. The aim of RBI is to underpin the academic debate about innovation, scientific and technological progress, and their economic, social, organizational, and environmental impacts, thus contributing to the improvement of knowledge and to public policy-making and management of private organizations

International Conference - The Transformation of Research in the South: policies and outcomes

not conference theransformationHow countries support public scientific research has a direct bearing on the capability of researchers to generate scientific knowledge, and of organizations to adapt or apply such knowledge. While many countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America are characterized by weak scientific capacity, there are signs of change in how governments support research and promote science.

2nd AfricaLics Conference

not africalics 1The Second AfricaLics Conference will be hosted by University of Rwanda and held in Kigali, Rwanda. Paper submission for the 2nd AfricaLics conference is currently ongoing through ConfTool.
The conference intends to bring together up to 150 early careers and established researchers and scholars from different disciplines to enhance the quality of innovation studies in relation to development and growth in Africa.

 

Workshop "Analysis of experiences in linking academia - productive sector," University of Havana , Cuba

not tallercubaFrom 9 to 11 February 2015 was held at the University of Havana , Cuba , the workshop " Analysis bonding experiences Academy - productive sector." It is a project carried out jointly by researchers at the University of Havana and the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana of Mexico - Xochimilco Unit.

The 5th International Seminar of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

not seminarioThe 5th International Seminar of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, designed for professionals involved in research, development, innovation and teaching. Also, for those involved in science policies, management of science, industrial applications; and for representatives of institutions and other stakeholders working in the fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology.

GLOBELICS ACADEMY 2015

globelics academyThe aim of the Globelics Academy is to support the training of Ph.D. students from different parts of the world, who in their research are focused on innovation systems in connection with developing economies. The Academy brings together frontier researchers in innovation with Ph.D. students from developing countries in order to inspire and receive feedback on their work as well as facilitate their joining in high-quality research networks in their field of research.

XII National Congress and VII International Congress RIDIT

not2 riditThe Research and Teaching Network Technological Innovation invites the XII National Congress and VII International Conference "Innovation for the future: entrepreneurship, systems and inclusion" that will be held in Mexico City on 7, 8 and 9 September 2015.The network on research and teaching on technological innovation announces the invitation to the XII National Congress and VII International Conference "Innovation for the future: entrepreneurship, systems and inclusion" which will take place in Mexico City on 7, 8 and 9 September 2015.

Sutz J. "We have to articulate the needs of the state with offers of knowledge"

not.3 sutz"How is it possible that 40 % of children have anemia? What is happening? Is no one able to answer this question? There is a strong suspicion of a misdiagnosis of people contaminated with lead." Interviewed for Brecha by Anibal Corti, the researcher Judith Sutz raises these and other crucial issues related to social inclusion policies and the development of the country.

LALICS International Conference 2013

not conferencia minLALICS 2013 International Conference "National Innovation Systems and Policies CTI for Inclusive and Sustainable Development" will be held between 11 and 12 November 2013 in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The aim of the conference will strengthen the network of researchers LALICS , which is part of the Globelics global network, providing a privileged space for the discussion of issues related to the processes of learning, innovation and competence building from the point of view of the countries of Latin America and the CaribbeanLALICS 2013 International Conference "National Innovation Systems and Policies on STI for Inclusive and Sustainable Development" will be held on 11 and 12 of November 2013 in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.