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Felipe Guth

12th November 2019

An Economist with almost ten years of experience in green energy project finance, Felipe has developed expertise in green energy finance with a recent particular interest in public policy. He has contributed to the design and implementation of energy, industrial and financial policies in a development bank in partnership with Brazilian governmental bodies such as…

UK Space Agency publishes Technopolis evaluation of a decade of funding through the ESA ARTES programme

30th October 2019

Technopolis was commissioned to evaluate the participation of the UK in the European Space Agency’s Advanced Research into Telecommunications (ARTES) programme.  The final study report presents a body of evidence on the activities and outcomes of past UK investment in ARTES and demonstrates the wide-ranging benefits and value for money to inform future decisions.  The…

Charlie Dobson

27th September 2019

Charlie Dobson is a Consultant based in the Brighton office of Technopolis Group. He works in Higher Education and Science Policy, with a focus on developing countries. Charlie has experience of applying a range of qualitative tools, including conducting interviews, literature reviews, case studies and desk research.   Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Charlie spent the last…

Billie-Louise Schlich

4th September 2019

Billie-Louise Schlich works as an analyst at Technopolis Group. She has a background in chemistry and environmental science as well as environmental policy, law and economics. She is trained in a range of quantitative methods including statistics, environmental impact assessment and life cycle analysis. Her experience with computational methods and modelling stems from her thesis…

Diogo Machado

20th August 2019

Diogo Machado has been working in science and innovation policy research since 2014, providing evidence-based analysis for decision makers in public and private sectors. He has experience applying econometrics and data science methods in science and innovation research, exploring academic publications, patents and firm level data. In addition to conducting quantitative research he has written…

Social Business Initiative (SBI) follow up: Cooperation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprises

14th August 2019

This study aims to analyse business cooperation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprises. It also provides validated recommendations to support this kind of cooperation. The study investigated the different patterns of cooperation explored 16 specific aspects in greater detail identified best practice in EU countries and at an enterprise level The study also compared…

International Landscape Study of Research and Innovation Systems

1st July 2019

This report presents the findings of the International Landscape Study of Research and Innovation Systems, commissioned by Research England and carried out by Technopolis. We have studied the institutional assessment and funding systems for research-performing organisations in 20 research-active countries, with three headline study questions: what research assessment mechanisms are being used? What are the…

Evaluation of the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF) – Foundation Stage

18th June 2019

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is an international development fund designed to help research collaborate to build capacity in developing countries and to address the UN SDGs. It is funded by the UK Government and delivered by 13 delivery partners: the UK Research Councils, Academies, UK Space Agency, Innovate UK and the four devolved…