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Measuring scientific performance for improved policy making

13th May 2014

A Technopolis study identifies research policy options for developing a trans-national European research information system for the European parliament. Current trends in the use of research information systems at institutional, national and European level, are creating the opportunity to develop a European research information infrastructure that could provide the basis for improved research policy development…

Tomas Åström will present at the 25th SICOMP Conference on Manufacturing and Design of Composites in Piteå, Sweden.

1st May 2014

Swerea SICOMP is a leading European research institute in design and manufacturing of polymer composites, and the Stockholm office has just commenced an impact assessment of its first 25 years of operation. Stockholm office director Tomas Åström will give a presentation entitled “Swerea SICOMP: 25 years of impacts – Preliminary findings of an on-going impact…

Certifying HR management in public research

15th April 2014

The report on a feasibility study into a European certification system for HR management that Technopolis, NIFU and ARC Consulting carried out for the skills team in DG RTD and presented to the Steering Group on Human Resources Management (SGHRM) is now published on The European Commission’s website.

Technopolis to propose an investment strategy for Ile-de-France

15th April 2014

Technopolis |ITD| will lead an ex-ante evaluation on setting up financial engineering tools for regional SMEs likely to mobilise resources of the 2014-2020 ERDF operational programme in the Ile de France Region (IdF). The project will assess the strengths and weaknesses of regional businesses and of financial engineering activities in IdF. The objective is to…

Peru takes in UK experience in science, technology and innovation policies

7th April 2014

Paul Simmonds & Cristina Rosemberg  joined with representatives from Peru’s National Council of Science and Technology (Concytec),  to present the report “Coordination and Governance mechanisms, the United Kingdom experience” The paper was presented at an event in Lima on 11 March 2014 as part of the work carried out by the British Embassy to support…

25 years and counting…..

30th January 2014

Technopolis Groudp 25 Years Video

Technopolis Group offers excellence in policy advice. With our peerless experience, expertise, knowledge and resources accumulated over 25 years, we provide evidence based support to organisations and individuals with a mission to address environmental and societal challenges and achieve economic growth by means of science, technology, innovation and education. Click on the thumbnail to watch our video.