Preliminary proposal would base the new council on Horizon 2020’s SME Instrument
Member states to back both green and gold access and endorse move to end traditional subscription model, according to draft text
Taking money from Horizon 2020 has contributed to falling success rates in grant applications. The €2.2B funnelled to the Strategic Investment Fund should be restored to the programme in the budget review, say MEPs on the research committee
Harvard economist Michael Porter argues that, to improve performance, healthcare systems need to measure not what goes in, but what comes out. A movement to focus more on such ‘patient outcomes’ is gathering speed in Europe
New study builds on similar findings by the US National Academy of Sciences, but environmental groups remain unconvinced
Paul Tang, who sits in the centre-left bloc in the European Parliament, says grants are more highly prized for research than public-private co-investment schemes. Tang also says he will fight to compensate the EU’s research budget, which lost money last year to the ‘Juncker Plan’ investment vehicle
The EU still has not learned basic lessons about innovation from its US competition. Professors Gunnar Landgren and Ramon Wyss, both instrumental in the formation of EIT Knowledge and Innovation Communities, explain how to remedy the European innovation paradox
The world needs a global plan to tackle antimicrobial resistance. Alongside a $2B fund to jump-start innovation there should be a $1B reward for companies when a new antibiotic is launched, says Jim O’Neill, chair of the review
As US universities expand into Asia and the Middle East, a survey of 47 heads of higher education reveals frustration at the pace of change in Europe. So are European institutions innovating enough to remain competitive?
The proposed multibillion-euro science cloud could become an expensive drain, like the Galileo satellite navigation project, fears Swedish MEP Christofer Fjellner
In this report, for presentation to the Commissioner at the annual Science|Business Horizon 2020 conference on 16 February 2016 in Brussels,...
This report elaborates on challenges and opportunities that three "Megatrends" - globalization, demographic change and technological change - represent for Europe’s...
Leading research universities around the world are becoming powerful engines of innovation. The most successful institutions generate tens or even hundreds...
This report explores the effectiveness of Finland’s high-growth entrepreneurship policy: whether or not this policy has helped mitigate money and skills gaps in the Finnish entrepreneurial ecosystem, thereby helping new firms grow.
A reality check with the nickel and the surface engineering industrial value chain
European Parliament - 60 Rue Wiertz, 1047 Bruxelles - 01 June 2016
An event organised by the ATTRACT Consortium
ESADE Business School, Barcelona - 30 June 2016
A Science|Business Network event
Brussels - 21 September 2016
Key insights and recommendations for 21st century businesses on digitalisation derived from comprehensive global survey
Six ESADE researchers have been recognised by Emerald Publishing, the owner of more than 300 scientific journals, for the quality and impact of their publications.
47 economists from the UCL Department of Economics, ranked first in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, have added their voices to a warning that the economic costs of Brexit would be high.