With the transition to the knowledge economy, regions are increasingly looking to universities as sources of knowledge for innovation and growth. Meanwhile, universities have increasing ambitions to contribute to development, as reflected in the increased attention to the third mission and the impact of research. However, the role of universities in regional innovation and development processes is multi-faceted and play out across all of the universities’ missions and in interaction with industry, government and broader societal stakeholders across various scales.
The RUNIN project is now ending and the network invites you to a two hour webinar on 25th February, 11:00-13:00 CET with a mix of presentations and facilitated discussions, to learn about the results of the project and their implications for innovation, regional development and higher education policy.
The network focuses on how universities can contribute to innovation, regional development and policy through four main themes:
Time and date: Thursday 25th February at 11:00-13:00 CET.
Registration required: Please register via this link