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The 3rd Annual World Open Innovation Conference co-hosted with ESADE in Barcelona, Spain, brings together renowned academic scholars, leading companies and innovators in the Open Innovation space. R&D Management has agreed to provide a Special Issue comprised of the best papers submitted to the conference.
The World Innovation Convention is the most popular and pioneering platform for global innovators who particularly join to collaborate with their industry peers, and proven experts for 3 action packed days. They work in a harmony with a direct mission to learn , share and discover how to make innovation happen faster and better within their organizations. We strive to bring together innovation leaders, research experts, product developers, designers and business leaders across all industries on one stage.
Austria is one of the very first countries in the world to have developed a national Open Innovation Strategy. Already at the phase of elaboration, the Austrian government attached much importance on the promotion of collaboration between industry, science, public administration and society. For having an open participatory process interested parties from a wide range of areas had the possibility to actively participate in shaping this national OI-strategy via workshops and an online-consultation.
Bringing together senior policymakers and stakeholders, this conference will examine progress with the process of opening up access to research outputs, and the further push to apply the same principles to research data.
Delegates will discuss remaining challenges identified in the latest report from the Government’s UK Open Access Co-ordination Group - including how to apply Open Access to monographs, the management of repositories and their future role, and the level of Article Processing Charges, as well as the future of the academic publishing market more widely.
Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is the international summit of discussion about the link between urban reality and technological revolution. Since its first edition in 2011, it has succeeded to become a referential global event to support the development of our cities. This professional, institutional and social meeting point is a leading platform of ideas, networking, experiences and international business deals that gathers together the highest level of stakeholders, in the context of urban development.
After the 1st workshop in May 2016 in Graz, Austria, the consortium held its 2nd face-to-face-meeting in Darmstadt, Germany.
The workpackage leaders showed the first results achieved, among them the Science2Society Online Knowledge Database. Once ready it will contains an appealing collection of: