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Technopolis Group assesses role of EU funding in UK research and innovation

24th May 2017

The United Kingdom’s (UK) National Academies — the Academy of Medical Sciences, the British Academy, the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society — commissioned Technopolis Group to provide an in-depth understanding of the role of EU funding in the UK research and innovation landscape. The UK’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU) will…

New report: Technopolis Group study on the sharing economy in Estonia

6th March 2017

The Technopolis Group Baltic office, in collaboration of Ernst&Young Baltic, have recently finished a study on economic and legal aspects of the sharing economy in Estonia. The main aim of the study was to map the sharing economy landscape, and identify key online platforms, main drivers, barriers and future growth perspectives. The study covered transport,…

Technopolis Group to evaluate the ‘Public Health Initiatives’ programme in Estonia

2nd March 2017

The Technopolis Group Baltic office, in collaboration with the Centre for Applied Social Sciences (CASS) at the University of Tartu, has launched an ex-post evaluation of the ‘Public Health Initiatives’ programme. The programme was funded by the Norwegian Grants 2009-2014, and its priority areas included prevention, detection and treatment of mental health and lifestyle-related disorders –…

New report: Evaluation of collaborative projects in basic research in natural sciences

9th February 2017

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has published an evaluation of its funding for collaborative projects in basic research in natural sciences. The evaluation was carried out by a consortium of Technopolis Group, Fraunhofer IMW and Fraunhofer INT. The study evaluated data on more than 1000 supported projects, as well as surveying…

Technopolis Group to evaluate UNESCO capacity building in science and engineering

18th January 2017

Technopolis Group is starting a new project to conduct an external evaluation of capacity building in the basic sciences and engineering by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). This evaluation has been commissioned by UNESCO’s Internal Oversight Service. It will be both retrospective and forward looking, with the objective of assessing UNESCO’s…