This project is funded by the European Union under Horizon2020 Research and Innovation Programme Grant Agreement n°824091
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RISIS Online Training on Applications of multilevel models to research policy and higher education studies

The Online Methodological course on Applications of multilevel models to research policy and higher education studies is organized by Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and will take place on online platform 19th of October 2020 and 26th of October 2020 Deadline for request of participation: 9th of October 2020 Course main objectives: Introduction of basic concepts and rationales of multilevel analysis. Understanding the applicability of the method, specifically to datasets in research policy and higher education studies. Know and practice the basic steps for…

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Early evidence of Brexit’s impact on UK HEI participation in H2020

While debates on the accessibility of the United Kingdom (UK) and non-EU countries to Horizon Europe are still ongoing, a research conducted by Marco Cavallaro and Benedetto Lepori (USI, Università della Svizzera Italiana) entitled Institutional barriers to participation in EU Framework Programs.  Contrasting the Swiss and UK cases estimates the effects of access restrictions and uncertainty on the participation of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in H2020. In the paper which is going to be published…

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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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