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EXPLORING VENTURE CAPITAL CONCENTRATION: LONDON’S SOVREIGNTY

Where are located Venture Capital in Europe and why? The 7th RISIS Policymakers Session will take place on the 30th April in an online format (2 pm – 4 pm) with a presentation of Massimiliano Guerini, Massimo Colombo, and Francesca Enrica Tenca (POLIMI), entitled  Democratising access to smart money in Eu, evidence form the VICO-DATASET aiming to illustrate the geographical distribution of VC activity in Europe and Israel over the 2010-2018 period, using RISIS VICO-DATASET. Venture Capital (VC) is an important source of finance for the…

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ISI-TM: DISCOVER TRADEMARKS UNIVERSE

Researchers’ community has the great opportunity to use a new RISIS resource: ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM) that provides detailed information on trademarks filed at the EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office) and at the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office). It includes information on all trademarks filed at the EUIPO since 1996 and at the USPTO from the early 19th century onwards.     Access to RISIS ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM), is free of…

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The labor-market placement of trained PhDs outside academia

How many trained PhDs wind up outside the academia? Where do they go?  What implications does this 'export' have for the (knowledge) economy?   The eight RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 14th April from 12.30 to 2 pm (CET)  and will focus on The labor-market placement of trained PhDs outside academia: measurement and analysis with a presentation of Eric J. Iversen, Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education, Oslo, Norway.   There is a long tradition…

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ESID, EXPLORING SOCIAL INNOVATION THANKS TO MACHINE LEARNING

RISIS is enlarging its datasets family launching ESID, European Social Innovation Database that utilizes advanced machine learning and natural language processing techniques. RISIS ESID is a comprehensive and authoritative source of information on social innovation projects and actors in Europe and beyond. The main goal: to collect information about social innovation projects and actors from the publicly available information on the web.   ESID also uses limited human annotation to train its machine learning models and…

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Knowledge production in Metropolitan Areas: the role of Multinational Firms

The seventh RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 10 March from 12:30 am to 2:00 pm (CET) and will focus on the role of large multinational firms (LMF) in the knowledge dynamics of Metropolitan Areas. with a presentation of Patricia Laurens and Philippe Larédo, Université Gustave Eiffel. Dr. Gaston Heimeriks, Utrecht University, is involved as a discussant.     There has been extensive work about the role of universities and more widely public sector research. Numerous works have studied the relationship between…

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