As part of a push towards a capital markets union, the EU ponders how to regulate a fast-growing market to increase confidence and promote mass investment
Mobile phone industry gives 2020 timeframe for commercialising fifth generation mobile networks
Registrations for new inventions at EPO are up for the fifth consecutive year, but Germany is the only EU country in the top five. Things look better at a corporate level, with five European companies in the top ten
Maria Leptin, director of the European Molecular Biology Organization, says the new CRISPR technology, which allows scientists to carry out microsurgery on genes and easily change a DNA sequence at exact locations on a chromosome, is a multi-billion dollar industry waiting to happen.
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Young people are not so hide-bound by risk. But they need the inputs of veteran investors and entrepreneurs to supply the missing ingredients in terms of experience, says Jaakko Hynynen, chief executive of the Finnish incubator, Startup Sauna
Internet-enabled forms of scientific collaboration, popularly referred to as open science, have not automatically translated into innovation. We must adapt by inventing new types of institutions, says Henry Chesbrough, father of open innovation
Smartphones can help you understand and look after your health says Bruce Hellman, chief executive of health app start-up uMotif
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With the prospect of cuts hanging over the EU’s research budget, scientists should be stirring, MEP Claude Turmes tells Science|Business
But in a time of dwindling resources in Europe and beyond, new energy technologies and processes must have efficiency as their watchword, says David Eyton, group head of technology at BP
Every year since 2008, the Science|Business Innovation Board has gathered entrepreneurs and innovators from across Europe for its annual awards. Meet this year’s winners – transforming education, enterprise, and the economy.
The world spends millions a year on telescopes, synchrotrons, colliders, DNA databases and other ‘big science’ projects. What does it get for that money?
This paper highlights the need for developing appropriate new open innovation institutions, to help bridge this gap from open science to open innovation.
On 14 november 2014, Science|Business organised a summit on the eu energy Challenge, gathering 170 experts from across europe and beyond...
Can innovation bring the answers—can it lay the foundation for energy security, affordability and sustainability?
A high-level roundtable as part of the Science|Business foresight series.
Brussels - 24 March 2015
The 2015 Science|Business Horizon 2020 Conference will discuss the most important challenges for Europe to solve over the next 20 years.
Brussels - 24 March 2015
Imperial's Provost has announced the appointment of Professor Gavin Screaton as new Dean of Medicine
He is awarded for fundamental contributions to statistical signal processing and its applications in wireless communications, radar and related fields