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RISIS ONLINE SCHOOL ON DATA SCIENCE: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

Providing the essential tools for a correct application of some popular Network Science, Spatial Models and Machine Learning methods in various STI contexts.   This is the main purpose of RISIS online SCHOOL on DATA SCIENCE organized by CNR-IRCrES in collaboration with AIT, planned in virtual form from 15th  to 26th of February 2021.   In particular: Machine Learning techniques prove useful for factor importance detection, as well as for classification purposes in a model-free…

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RISIS TRAINING ON PANEL DATA: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

The course objective is to introduce the main features of panel data econometric models and present use cases and examples based on the VICO dataset. Topics covered in the course include specification, estimation, and inference in the context of models that take into account unobserved heterogeneity and individual effects (e.g. fixed-effects vs. random-effects models). Call for application for the course on Panel Data Methods and Applications is now open.   Deadline for a request of participation: 15th of October 2020  …

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RISIS TRAINING ON MULTILEVEL MODELS: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

The course objectives are the introduction of basic concepts and rationales of multilevel analysis, the understanding of the applicability of the method, specifically to datasets in research policy and higher education studies, know and practice on the basic steps for conducting analysis with statistical software, and the developing of competence in interpreting results and driving implications for analysis and policy.   Call for application for the course on Applications of multilevel models to research policy and higher education…

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4# RISIS Policymakers Session: Mapping R&D to policy goals and societal challenges

The 4th RISIS Policymakers Session will take place on the 9th of July in an online format (2 pm – 4 pm). RISIS will focus on the added value of advanced bibliometric analyses in the context of science policy, beyond its conventional uses in research evaluation with a presentation of Ed Noyons, Alfredo Yegros Yegros, and Ismael Rafols, (CWTS Centre for Science and Technology Studies Leiden University). The team took into consideration the example of cancer research to illustrate the…

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RISIS DATASETS TUTORIALS: RISIS CORTEXT Geospatial services

The CorText Geospatial Exploration Tool offers an original way, by combining in one unique tool a large variety of well-established sources of shapes. CorText Geospatial Exploration Tool is designed to work after CorText Geocoding service. It proposes base maps at four different scales (URA boundaries: for Urban and Rural Areas; UA boundaries: for Urban Area, is a subset extracted from the previous geographical layer, which includes only urban areas, to make it simpler (if needed); Regional boundaries,…

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