news How 5G wireless networks will change Europe

To realise the great promise of 5G technologies, Europe needs to step up its game in terms of policy, investment and education

news Let the people decide how to spend (some) EU research funds

Making the case for giving citizens a say on future science paths and some other ideas for the European Commission’s next research programme

news How Brexit could pose a threat to all of Europe’s high tech clusters

The UK vote to leave the EU is symbolic of a more widespread anti-globalisation sentiment that could hamper international collaboration and limit the supply of foreign talent. This could weaken Europe’s university-industry clusters as a whole

news Europe grows new breed of high-tech clusters: supporting local industry

Rotterdam, Stockholm, Munich among 10 digital hubs with a unique European flavour, according to new Science|Business report

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EU to find a ‘proper solution’ to UK universities’ Brexit woes

The European Commission could rely on Erasmus+, Creative Europe, and EU’s neighbourhood policy to continue academic collaborations with UK universities, Tibor Navracsics, EU commissioner for education, told a Science|Business meeting last week. “We will be working on that with our British friends,” he said.

Urgent questions about food and diet that ERC researchers are trying to answer. Their results could make you healthier.

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viewpoints The chaos of scientific advice: Why it’s so hard for politicians to ‘get’ science

Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy tells Science|Busines how to get scientific evidence across to a broader public

viewpoints After a difficult start-up, EIT Digital is delivering the goods

Its parent organisation had a damning review from the European Court of Auditors in April, but Willem Jonker, CEO of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology’s digital cluster tells Science|Business the foundations are in place for future growth

viewpoints How will the next EU research programme shape up without the UK and Switzerland?

The prospect of losing two science heavyweights looms over preparations for Framework Programme 9. Science|Business brought together researchers, funders and policymakers to debate and discuss the implications

viewpoints Hard Brexit is a dark scenario for research

To keep scientific talent flowing into the country, the British government must not make a complete break with the EU, says Carsten Welsch, head of physics at Liverpool University

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report Ten Tech Hubs: European wireless clusters that make industry and jobs grow

In this special reference report, commissioned by Huawei, Science|Business examines 10 tech clusters, which provide case studies on the integration of information and communications technologies (ICT) into an economy, and of a region into the wider world.

report The EIC: Breaking through, scaling up

In this report, for presentation to the Commissioner at the annual Science|Business Horizon 2020 conference on 16 February 2016 in Brussels,...

report The Knowledge Future: Intelligent policy choices for Europe 2050

This report elaborates on challenges and opportunities that three "Megatrends" - globalization, demographic change and technological change - represent for Europe’s...

report Creating a virtuous circle in technology transfer - The case of KU Leuven

Leading research universities around the world are becoming powerful engines of innovation. The most successful institutions generate tens or even hundreds...

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event “Mapping Europe: A review of national experiences with patient outcome measures” Spotlight on France

A by-invitation Science|Business event as part of a series of high-level roundtables around the EU on healthcare data and analytics

Paris - 08 November 2016

event The data challenge: What and how should we measure patient outcomes?

A by-invitation Science|Business conference as part of a series of high-level events around the EU on healthcare data and analytics

London - 16 December 2016

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Science|Business Network

network Pioneering Europe’s future ICT ecosystem

Pioneering Europe’s future ICT ecosystem Information and communication technologies have become deeply integrated into our society. No longer simply an industry...

network 3rd UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event: Call for contributions deadline extended

The UNI-SET consortium has extended the deadline for the call for contributions for the 3rd Energy Clustering Event, “Universities in the...

network ESADE and PwC launch Public Sector Observatory

The aim of the initiative is to encourage the transformation of the public sector by training public-sector professionals, organising debates and promoting research

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