Training Workshop “Science-Industry Linkages”

The two days training workshop, held in Maastricht from 21 to 22 March 2018, covered a range of theoretical and empirical issues related to science-industry linkages.  The first day was an academic day, first focusing on science-industry linkages research in general, followed by research focused on Croatia in particular, and ending with a panel discussion. The second…

Training Workshop “Entrepreneurship and knowledge-based economy”

The ‘Entrepreneurship and knowledge-based economy’ training workshop, held from 14th to 15th   February 2018 at the Institute of Economics, Zagreb, covered the state of the art research in the field, starting from an overview of the concept of knowledge-based economy, and the dynamics of knowledge-intensive entrepreneurship. It continued to the discussion of measurement issues,…

Training Workshop on evaluations of innovation policies

The Sixth SmartEIZ Training Workshop on evaluations of innovation policies was held from 21th to 22th November 2017 at The Institute of Economics, Zagreb. The first day of the workshop was followed by various policy makers from Croatia and led to interesting discussions with them about what can be learned from these evaluation studies. The…

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The third project meeting held in Zagreb

The third Project meeting was held on November 6, 2017 at The Institute of Economics, Zagreb. The main objective of this project meeting was to facilitate SmartEIZ project implementation in the remaining period. The programme was divided in the part where the partners informed attendees about the implementation of the activities related to training workshops,…

Training Workshop on Cluster Evolution

The Fourth SmartEIZ Training Workshop on “Cluster Evolution” was held from 6th to 8th September, 2017 at ICRIOS, Department of Management and Technology, Bocconi University. The workshop lasted 3 days and saw the participation of researchers. During the three days, EIZ researchers had the opportunity to listen to and interact with international experts discussing the…

Second SmartEIZ training workshop “Technology, Growth and Productivity, including KET”

The two days training workshop (TW) on Technology, Growth and Productivity, including KET covered a wide of range of theoretical, empirical and policy issues related to interaction of technology and productivity. The topic was investigated and discussed in four perspectives: 1. The macroeconomic perspective of growth and development; 2. The firm-level perspective of analyzing panel…