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Policy brief D8

26th April 2018

This policy brief reports on data collected by the MoRRI (Monitoring the evolution and benefits of Responsible Research and Innovation) project between 2014 and 2018.  

Technopolis Group to support and train French “eco-cities”

12th April 2018

Technopolis Group is starting an exciting project for the French Caisse des Dépôts (State bank) in the frame of the “Future Cities” (Ville de Demain) programme (€668m). This initiative supports 30 French “eco-cities” (EcoCités) to design, test and implement new solutions for more sustainable and smarter cities in the fields of: transport and mobility, energy…

New report: Finnish participation in EU research in Health, Wellbeing, Cleantech, Bio-economy, Circular Economy and Digitalisation

5th March 2018

The Finnish government aims to improve the quality and effectiveness of research, development and innovation (RDI), but competition for domestic funding has increased. Therefore, the Research and Innovation Council – an advisory body to the government – set the objective of Finnish participants collectively increasing the funding they received in Horizon 2020 by 50% compared…

Evaluation of the impact of the European Union’s Research Funding for Poverty-Related and Neglected Diseases: Lessons from EU research funding (1998-2013)

1st March 2018

Poverty-related and neglected diseases (PRNDs) carry a high burden of morbidity and mortality in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Yet, there remains a large unmet need for effective, affordable and safe approaches to combat these diseases. Much of the underpinning research in this field has been carried out by the public sector, with funding provided…

How can the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation increase the economic and societal impact of RDI funding in Finland?

15th February 2018

Long-term objectives of Finnish research and innovation policy. One objective of the current government is to improve the quality and effectiveness of research and innovation. This study examines what kinds of benefits have been obtained from EU Framework Programmes and how Finnish participation can be further supported. Overall, the FP provides clear added value for…

Victor Calvo

6th December 2017

Victor Calvo works for Technopolis Group as an Operations Executive with responsibilities to improve the effectiveness of the Group’s internal processes and developing management information. He also supports the Group’s implementation of key operational plans. Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Victor worked as a Fraud Analyst for an online business. During this time he detected…

Evaluation of the impact of the European Union’s research funding for poverty-related and neglected diseases – Lessons from EU research funding (1998–2013)

28th September 2017

Poverty-related and neglected diseases (PRNDs) carry a high burden of morbidity and mortality in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Yet, there remains a large unmet need for effective, affordable and safe approaches to combat these diseases. Much of the underpinning research in this field has been carried out by the public sector, with funding provided…

The role of EU funding in UK research and innovation

10th 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 to provide an in-depth understanding of the role of EU funding within the UK research and innovation landscape. The UK’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU) will have significant implications for…