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The European Universities initiative: coining European excellence?

September 30, 2022
The 20th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 12th October from 12.30 to 2.00 pm (CET)  and will focus on a presentation entitled The European Universities initiative: coining European excellence? by Agata A. Lambrechts, Institute of Communication and Public Policy, Università della Svizzera italiana. Thomas Heinze, University of Wuppertal, Germany is involved as discussant.   The study offers a descriptive and analytical account of the impact of the “key pillar of the European Education Area” – the European Universities initiative -on the European higher…

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#12 Policymakers Session: Key Enabling Technologies in Europe, insights from patents and trademarks

September 1, 2022
The 12th RISIS Policymakers Session will take place on 29 September in an online format (2– 4 pm CEST) with a presentation of the study Key Enabling Technologies in Europe: insights from patents and trademarks, conducted by Fraunhofer team using ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM), one of the main RISIS resources reachable through the RISIS CORE FACILITY.     The ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM) provides detailed information on trademarks filed at the EUIPO and at the USPTO. The Dataset offers using trademarks as…

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STI 2022, Dataset harmonization and indicator development: insights from the RISIS project

July 11, 2022
The 26th International Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators, STI 2022, will be organized in collaboration with the European Network of Indicator Developers (ENID) from 7 to 9 September 2022 in Granada (Spain).     RISIS will provide its contribution with the panel planned for 7th September (12.45-14 PM CET) Dataset harmonization and indicator development on Science Technology and Innovation. Insights from the RISIS project with the participation of Benedetto Lepori (USI), Daniel Wagner-Schuster (Joanneum Research), Thomas…

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Funding for Performance in European Higher Education: Trends and Lessons

July 6, 2022
The 19th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 21th September from 2.oo to 3.30 pm (CET)  and will focus on a presentation entitled Funding for Performance in European Higher Education: Trends and Lessons by Ben Jongbloed,  Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) at the University of Twente. Gunnar Sivertsen, NIFU, is involved as discussant.   Building on international comparative research – in particular, a soon to be published cross-national study for the European Commission on trends and effects of higher education…

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August 8, 2022
RISIS Community is growing faster and faster. Many researchers can join RISIS Trainings and new courses. Stakeholders and policymakers attended with interest our Policymakers’ Session. Thanks one more time for joining RISIS and to make people around you aware about RISIS resources! RISIS Communication Team wish you pleasant summer holidays, reminding of our next events, after a restful summer vacation:     5th September RISIS Methods in Action Spatial regression models for estimating determinants of regional knowledge…

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