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EUROPE DOMINATES THE PATENT STATISTICS AGAIN

The new European Patent Offices’s 2018 report, released on 12 March, shows an increase in European patenting activity, after Chinese tech giant Huawei dominated the previous year, with a 4.6% increase in European patent applications. The new 2018 report shows … Continue reading

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GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP MONITOR CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor celebrates its 20th anniversary with the publication of its 2018 Adult Population Survey and National Expert Survey which cover entrepreneurship research in economies from a wide range of regions and economic development levels around the world. … Continue reading

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CARLOS MOEDAS PROMISES MORE MONEY FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION

Carlos Moedas, the European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation was presented with The Lisbon Declaration, a set of 10 policy ideas for how the EU can promote social innovation, on 6 November at the Web Summit tech conference in … Continue reading

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EU STARTUP MONITOR PUBLISHED

Initiated as a research project and funded by the European Commission, the EU Startup Monitor showcases the current state of the art of startup ecosystems. It is the only startup study purely based on primary inputs of active European founders … Continue reading

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THE FUTURE OF UNIVERSITIES THOUGHTBOOK

HOW WILL UNIVERSITIES LOOK IN THE FUTURE? WILL UNIVERSITIES THRIVE, OR NOT SURVIVE? Are universities doomed or are they about to experience a renaissance and more central role in our societies? As the rate of change in our societies accelerates … Continue reading

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INSPIRE PROJECT PUBLISHES 12 NEW INSPIRATIONAL CASES OF OPEN INNOVATION IN SMEs

Over the summer, the INSPIRE consortium (standing for Integrated Support for Open Innovation pRofessionalization initiative, a Coordination and Support Action funded by the European Commission) published its 2018 annual report and a second batch of 12 inspirational cases of open … Continue reading

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2018 EUROPEAN INNOVATION SCOREBOARD RELEASED

The 2018 European Innovation Scoreboard was released on 22 June.  It provides a comparative analysis of innovation performance in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbours. It assesses relative strengths and weaknesses of national innovation systems and helps countries identify … Continue reading

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