The expertise centre ECOOM maps the Flemish R&D and innovation landscape
Science, technology and innovation are undeniably essential levers of prosperity and well-being in our society. The Flemish government has therefor given frequent and multifaceted attention to the development of the quality and the strength of the Flemish Science, Technology and Innovation system.
Since 1999 the Indicators book is published every other year under the coordination of the interuniversity Expertise Centre for Research and Development monitoring (ECOOM).Read more
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On Thursday 28th and Friday 29th of November 2019, ECOOM-Brussels organizes a colloquium on the societal impact of scientific research at the Free University of Brussels (VUB).
Researchers and policymakers are invited to attend this two-day event to participate in debates on the nature and conceptualization of ‘societal impact’, discover methods to measure this impact and to explore the role of societal impact in contemporary research policy.
To be included in the scientific program of the colloquium on Thursday November 28th, potential participants should send an abstract (± 300 words) to main organizer Dr. Nicola Franceso Dotti (Nicola.Dotti@vub.be) before the deadline on September 1st 2019.