News & Events

Expert Talk at Bosch Engineering Center in Austria

June 11th, 2018

On the 17th of May a group of dedicated innovation practitioners met at Bosch Engineering Center in Linz, Austria. Large companies like Bosch and Fronius were also present as well as high-tec SMEs like Tecpond. The focus of this Science2Society outreach activity was to discuss current good practices for Technology- and Innovation Management and what approaches work most efficient to transfer such knowledge from academia to industry. “Knowledge transfer” is one of the seven interaction mechanisms Science2Society is focusing on in it piloting activities.

Workshop on June 8: Improving Technology Transfer in Europe (in Spanish)

May 29th, 2018

On June 8, the Center for Innovation and Technology of UPC (CIT UPC) will host a workshop on 'Improving technology transfer in Europe', within the framework of the Science2Society (S2S) project. The objective of the event is to provide a space for debate and exchanging experiences in technology transfer, through the pilot projects that are being developed in S2S.

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May 09th, 2018

Science2Society also works in the optimisation process of building international collaborative R&D initiatives. We feel that, presently, the combined effort to submit such bids (like the typical H2020 Research and Innovation Action 70 page proposals) is increasingly difficult to fit into the working schedule of R&D professionals in academia and industry.

5th Science2Society-Meeting: engaging with multi-stakeholder groups

April 19th, 2018

The 5th face-to-face Science2Society-project Meeting took place in Vienna (Austria) from 19 to 20 April, 2018.

After a quick review of the status of the 7 Pilots, the focus of the meeting was how to disseminate the S2S findings at large. The 7 Pilots represent important Interactions Mechanisms between University and Industry, for how to create new business and improve innovation systems across Europe.

Open Science Conference 2018

March 13th, 2018

The Open Science Conference is dedicated to promote the Open Science movement. This conference provides a unique forum where researchers, librarians, practitioners, politicians, and other important stakeholders can discuss and exchange Open Science practices, experiences, and strategies.

World Innovation Convention

December 06th, 2017

The World Innovation Convention (WIC) offers an opportunity to interact, engage and collaborate with innovators and thought leaders from around the world. This event brings big corporates and disruptive start-ups on one platform to foster new alliances and partnerships.

Slush 2017

November 30th, 2017

Slush is the focal point for startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media. In 2016, Slush gathered 17,500 attendees, 1,146 investors and 2,336 startups to Helsinki.