This project is funded by the European Union under Horizon2020 Research and Innovation Programme Grant Agreement n°824091
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RISIS METHODOLOGICAL COURSE on Themathic and spatial analysis of technologies: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

Patents provide powerful insights of technology development which is a key driver for economic growth as well as an important factor of economic analysis. In order to fully take advantage of these well-codified markers of new knowledge, it is necessary to master tools and methodologies to dig into patent information. The workshop aims at providing methodological and practical skills to analyse patent documents. It relies on the facilities RISIS Patent Database and the Cortext tool.…

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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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