The Role of Universities in Innovation and Regional Development

Project: Projects from Previous Employment

Project Details

Description

The network program focuses on how universities can contribute to innovation and regional development through four main themes:
- People and Networks
- Policies and Interventions
- Places and Territories
- Practices and Governance.

Notes

Goal: Create a body of knowledge on how universities can contribute to innovation and development in the regions in which they are located.
Identifying policies and practices that can be adopted by universities, firms and regional stakeholders to improve levels of regional innovation.
Provide an ambitious and innovative doctoral training in the field of innovation studies.

Methods: Qualitative Interview, Quantitative Analysis, Survey Research, Focus Group, Case Studies
AcronymRUNIN
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/10/1631/08/20

Keywords

  • public policy
  • regional development
  • innovation policy
  • smart specialisation
  • Higher Education Institutions

Research Output

  • 5 Other contribution
  • 2 Other report
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Working paper
Open Access
File
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    2 Downloads (Pure)

    Higher Education Institutes and the Twente Board: Policy Report

    Ahoba-Sam, R., Alpaydin, U., Atta-Owusu, K., Cinar, R., Evers, G., Fernández Guerrero, D., Fonseca, L., Germain-Alamartine, E., Kopelyan, S., Manrique, S., Meloyan, A., Moghadam-Saman, S., Nguyen, H., Nieth, L. (ed.), Salomaa, M. & Schuijff, M., 31 Jan 2019, Enschede. 54 p. (RUNIN Working Paper Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

    Open Access

    Prizes

    IND+I Science 2017

    Fonseca, Liliana (Recipient), 8 Feb 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Activities

    • 13 Oral presentation
    • 2 Invited talk

    Strategic network interface units: Two universities’ organisational adaptation in the wake of smart specialisation

    Liliana Fonseca (Speaker), Carlos Rodrigues (Speaker) & Joan-Lluis Capelleras (Speaker)

    Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    University-Led Technological Platforms: Universities’ organisational adaptation in the wake of smart specialisation

    Liliana Fonseca (Speaker), Carlos Rodrigues (Contributor) & Joan-Lluis Capelleras (Contributor)

    Sep 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    How cooperation between academia and government can be an asset for capacity strengthening

    Liliana Fonseca (Invited speaker)

    Aug 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk