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From: Schnell, Joshua (IP&Science) <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 5:23 PM
Subject: [scisip] Workshop on Evaluation and big data for science, technology and innovation policy (November 8th at GW)
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Dear Evaluators, S&T Policy experts and Big Data Enthusiasts,


Join us for a highly engaging workshop on the topics of Systematic Impact Evaluation of STI by Public Funding Agencies and Big Data for Prospective STI Evaluation, hosted by:


Nick Vonortas (GW) has worked hard to confirm the following presenters:

  • Sergio Salles-Filho, University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Wolfgang Polt, Joanneum Research, Austria                                                                                                                                                                                                             
  • Bhavya Lal, STPI USA
  • Young-Soo Ryu, KISTEP Korea
  • Ximena Usher, ANII (Innovation Agency), Uruguay
  • Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz, FAPESP, Brazil
  • Ozcan Saritas, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russia
  • Jeff Alexander, RTI International, USA
  • Marcio Miranda Santos, CGEE Brazil


The event is from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm on Wednesday November 8th at the George Washington University.  There will be an emphasis on discussion during the sessions and breaks, as well as opportunities to network with colleagues. Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided.  For those of you attending the AEA’s Evaluation2017, the event will finish in time for you to make the Opening Keynote, so you can participate in both events.


Click here for more information and to register for the event.  Registration closes on October 1st and is filling up fast.   


We hope to see you there!




Joshua Schnell, PhD

RTD TIG Co-Chair          
Director, Scientific and Academic Research  |  Clarivate Analytics

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