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General Presentation

mardi 18 janvier 2011, par julien

PRIME ANNUAL MEETING AND CONFERENCE (download general presentation)
 
The first general meeting of the Network took place at the University of Manchester from January 6 to 9, 2005. 135 participants from 20 countries and 61 institutions attented the meeting and conference.

This general meeting was composed of three main components :

  1. a two days conference, which has been introduced by the European Commissioner for Science and Research, Janez Potočnik (download presentation)
  2. working group meetings : PRIME has 6+1 working groups corresponding to the activity lines or work packages of the European contract
  3. space for individual project meetings : PRIME has some 25 projects on-going. Most of them have been presented in the working groups meetings

It was organised in six sessions dedicated to the discussion of major research topics for Europe :

  1. European resources for Research and Innovation,
  2. the Challenge of innovation in public services,
  3. changing institution and institutional relationship in the European research and innovation system,
  4. Europe and science for developing countries,
  5. Research policy tools and instruments,
  6. the European research policy mix.

It was complemented by a PhD poster competition whose winner was Rachel Levy from the University of Strasbourg (BETA) (download presentation).

See also the other participants nominated :

 
CONFERENCE - THE FUTURE OF RESEARCH IN EUROPE – A KNOWLEDGE BASE FOR POLICY AND MANAGEMENT ( download programme)

All the documents and presentations are available in pdf format.
The paragraphs developed in the pages "Plenary sessions", "Thematic sessions" and "Working group meetings" present the sessions more in detail.