The Role of Universities in Innovation and Regional Development

Project: Projects from Previous Employment

Project Details


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.


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
Effective start/end date1/10/1631/08/20


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


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  • IND+I Science 2017

    Fonseca, Liliana (Recipient), 8 Feb 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)