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JOINT ASTP-PROTON/TII SUMMER SCHOOL IN VENICE, 27-30 AUGUST

As part of its renewed initiative to increase collaboration with other European and national associations which occupy the innovation space, TII has teamed up with ASTP-Proton to organise a 4-day summer school on the theme of “Capturing Research Business Opportunities”.  … Continue reading

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8TH MILLENNIUM TECHNOLOGY PRIZE GOES TO TUOMO SUNTOLA FOR ALD TECHNIQUE

The biennial one-million-euro Millennium Technology Prize was awarded on 22 May to Finnish physicist Dr. Tuomo Suntola. Suntola’s prize-winning ALD (atomic layer deposition) innovation is a nanoscale technology in use all over the world. ALD is used to manufacture ultra-thin material layers … Continue reading

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TII 2018 AGM – NEW BOARD MEMBERS ELECTED

The association’s spring Board meeting and Annual General Meeting took place on 18 April in Brussels, hosted at the premises of our sister association EBN (European Network of Business & Innovation Centres). Secretary General Christine Robinson reported on the highlights … Continue reading

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TII INNOVATION DIALOGUE – ROAD MAPPING PRIORITIES FOR FUTURE INNOVATION SUPPORT PROGRAMMES

TII’s new-style annual meeting – shorter, more interactive, more intimate – took place on 19 April in Brussels at the Beford Hotel & Congress Centre. Inaugurated last year in Vaasa, the TII Innovation Dialogue focuses on a single theme and … Continue reading

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WINNERS OF 2018 MILLENNIUM TECHNOLOGY PRIZE TO BE ANNOUNCED IN MAY

The international Millennium Technology Prize, awarded by the Technology Academy Finland, is Finland’s tribute to innovations for a better life and sustainable development. The one-million-euro prize highlights the extensive impacts of science and technological innovations on society, even on humanity … Continue reading

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XXIX ISPIM CONFERENCE MEETS THE MIDSUMMER SUN IN STOCKHOLM

ISPIM is holding its 2018 conference from 17 to 20 June in Stockholm where participants can expect 3 days of thought-provoking innovation discussions, 500 innovation professionals, 50 countries represented, 250+ presentations with innovation management insights from industry and research, 80+ sessions and 8 tours to innovation … Continue reading

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ENRICH IN THE USA: RESEARCH COMMERCIALIZATION BOOTCAMP & BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS BOOTCAMP

The Horizon 2020 ENRICH in the USA project, in collaboration with their partner, the International Business Innovation Association, is planning to organize two-week bootcamps in the United Sates in October 2018, during which they will provide participants with perspectives on … Continue reading

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