The European Commission’s Directorates Joint Research Centre (JRC) and Research and Innovation (RTD) invite submissions of abstracts to be presented at the Third European Conference on Corporate R&D (CONCORD2011). The conference will take place on October 6 th 2011 in Seville, Spain, hosted in the premises of the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS).
By putting research and innovation at the centre of the EU’s Europe 2020 strategy for jobs and growth, the need for urgent action in the field of innovation has been recognised. In the light of the recently launched key initiatives of “Innovation Union” and an “Industrial Policy for the Globalised Era”, the CONCORD Conferences address the economics of corporate R&D and innovation and their impact on firms’ productivity, efficiency, competitiveness, and employment. In this regard, CONCORD 2011 will focus on the dynamics of Europe’s industrial structure and the growth of innovative firms.
Conference takes place:
Oct 06, 2011 – Oct 06, 2011
Paper Submission Deadline:
Apr 15, 2011