Position and strategies of the universities in the new european scenario of R&D and innovation: Horizon 2020, KICs and RIS3


The current crisis context establish a no return point where new strategies based on a more European focused research must emerge, becoming a key element for better positioning Spanish universities within the next decade. The emergence of new support mechanism for R&D&i in Europe, like KICs, Horizon 2020 and RIS3 will require a deep process of adaptation where all relevant actors in the R&D&i panorama must interact. This conference aims to motivate a strategic reflection about all of these new topics and about the influence of new key alliances policies like the International Campus of Excellence. Click here to download the final programme. If you wish to register you will find the registration form at the end of this page.

Conference Venue:

The Conference will be held in the auditorium of the blue Cube of the Polytechnic City of Innovation (CPI) Vera Campus of the Universitat Politècnica de València.

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The auditorium is located on the 3rd floor of the blue cube ICC (building 8B) with street entrance Ingeniero Fausto Elio. They are very distinctive cube-shaped buildings of different colors.

The address is:
Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), Ciudad Politécnica de la Innovación (CPI)
Intersection of  ”Ingeniero Fausto Elio Street” with “Los Naranjos” Avenue
Building Blue Cube 8B, Auditorium 3rd floor
46022 (Valencia – Spain)
Terrestial coordinates:
Latitude: 39º 28? 43,896? N
Longitud: 0º 19? 58,872? W
Navigator coordinates:
Latitude: 39,47886º N
Longitud: 0,33302º W

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