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Technopolis to evaluate initiative to support threatened foreign researchers

8th March 2019

Our Austrian team under the lead of Katharina Warta has been entrusted with the evaluation of the Philipp Schwartz Initiative (PSI)of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, providing universities and research institutions in Germany with the means to host threatened foreign researchers for a period of 24 months on a fully funded research fellowship. The evaluation…

Monitoring Digital Transformation and KETs: User survey

13th February 2019

The European Commission is currently developing a new project to improve the analysis and systematic monitoring of industrial modernisation and advanced technologies in Europe. Here is your unique chance to co-design the upcoming Industrial Modernisation Observatory. Share your thoughts and tailor it to your needs. The survey will be available until 22 February 2019 –here–

Mid-term evaluation of Operation Programme 2014-2020 in Estonia

5th February 2019

Technopolis Group Baltics in collaboration with Ernst&Young Baltics, the Institute of Baltic Studies and think-tank Praxis is currently conducting a mid-term evaluation of Operational Programme 2014-2020 in Estonia. The evaluation covers the whole Operational Programme with 12 Priority Axis covering all thematic and geographical areas of Estonia. The aim of the evaluation is to assess…

Technopolis Group has opened an office in Abidjan

4th February 2019

Technopolis Group has opened an office in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire this January. Karine Kouacou will be the face of Technopolis Group in Africa and liaise with our locally based clients. Technopolis Group’s Africa team now comprises 3 Africa based consultants (Abidjan, Yaoundé, Abuja), a network of preferred experts across the continent and our 25 Europe based…

Technological Transformation and Transitioning of regional Economies

4th February 2019

Technopolis Group as part of research team led by Politecnico di Milano launched a project for ESPON to develop an understanding about what technological transformation means from a territorial perspective through investigating the territorial dimensions of economic transformation, i.e. how emerging technologies and new business models are reshaping regional economies in different contexts and in…

Evaluation of Business Finland programmes for innovative procurement and co-creation

24th January 2019

The Technopolis Group Baltic office is performing an evaluation of three Business Finland (former Tekes) programmes that supported innovative public procurement and co-creation. Smart Procurement programme (2013-2016) was activating public sector to learn and implement practices of innovative procurement to enable creation of new lead markets for innovative solutions. Built Environment programme (2009-2014) aimed to develop and…

Careers in Research

22nd January 2019

Although in Danish, the Ministry of Higher Education and Science in Denmark has today made public the results of a comprehensive project undertaken by The Danish Council for Research and Innovation Policy (DFiR) about research careers, to which Technopolis has contributed with a background report. Technopolis’ study contains qualitative investigations of drivers and barriers during…