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Evaluation studies, potentials of the SIPER DATABASE

Which kinds of impacts play the most important role in recent evaluation studies? Which policy instruments are most frequently evaluated according to social and environmental impacts and what are the characteristics of the policy measures for which social and environmental impacts are evaluated?     The 8th RISIS Policymakers Session will take place on the 30th September in an online format (2 pm – 4 pm) with a presentation of  Dr. Susanne Bührer, Dr.Susanne Meyer, and Dr. Jakob Edler…

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Happy Summer Holidays

It has been a very rich year in RISIS events: Policymakers’ Sessions, Research Seminars, RISIS Training Courses and School, International conferences. The project is approaching fast another great one year full of new opportunities to discover more about RISIS Datasets and resources.   RISIS Communication Team wish you pleasant summer holidays, reminding of our next events you cannot miss when you’ll come back in September, after a restful period:   30th September: 8th Policymakers’ Session - SIPER…

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RISIS TRAINING ON ADVANCED BENCHMARKING MODELS AND TECHNIQUES: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

Call for application for the course Advanced Benchmarking Models and Techniques is now open. Deadline for a request of participation: 10 of March 2021   The course is organized by the DIAG Department of Sapienza University of Rome and will take place on the Meet Platform 22-25-29 March 2021.   Given their high flexibility and the recent developments introduced in the methodological literature, quantitative benchmarking techniques are suited for being applied to all the different datasets available and that will be developed…

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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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RISIS ONLINE SCHOOL ON DATA SCIENCE

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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