Improving innovation co-operation between Europe and India
The Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) of the European Commission has launched a piloting initiative with the aim to foster innovation cooperation between India and Europe. As part of the European Commission’s Service Facility for International Cooperation in Research and Innovation, Technopolis Group is coordinating the initiative in collaboration with our India-based partners…
New Technopolis Group report on evaluation, innovation and social challenges
How should we evaluate complex programmes for innovation and socio-technical transitions? A new Technopolis Group report for the Swedish Agency for Growth Analysis answers this key question. Programmes addressing socio-technical transitions (for example, to tackle major societal challenges) are often ineffective because they fail to link transition management to governance. The new Technopolis Group report…
Technopolis France supports AIDS Solidarity to perfect its evaluation practices
Technopolis France supports pro bono the team of AIDS Solidarity Programmes to perfect its evaluation practices. Technopolis France Director, Elisabeth Zaparucha, facilitated two half-day sessions on policies and programme evaluation.
UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills publishes new Technopolis comparative study on appraisal and evaluation approaches for research infrastructures
Technopolis Group has recently completed an international comparative study on appraisal and evaluation of capital spending on research infrastructures (RI). Building on Technopolis’ large track of studies on RI and our broad geographical network, we analysed approaches in 14 countries: from Germany and Sweden to Australia, Canada and the USA. The case studies serve as…