The Startup Manifesto Policy Tracker translates recommendations of the Startup Manifesto into easy-to-track policy indicators that enable an on-going review of the progress of the EU Member States in the implementation of policies in support of entrepreneurship and a startup-friendly environment. It is a visual, open and evidence-based approach to monitoring policy progress in key […]
The Innovation Union is the EU strategy to create an innovation-friendly environment in Europe. Launched in 2010, it is one of the Flagship initiatives of the Europe2020 strategy. The strategy, built around 34 specific commitments, consists of a bold, integrated and strategic approach to innovation combining various policies, tool and levels of intervention – Member […]
An analysis of the role and impact of Research and Technology Organisations’ participation in the Framework Programmes
- Posted February 9, 2015
- Case Studies, Data and big data analytics, European Commission (DG RTD), Innovation, Interviews, Literature review
The study analyses Research and Technology Organisation's participation in the Framework Programmes and contributes to the improvement of FPs in the future.
- Posted February 1, 2015
- Case Studies, Data and big data analytics, European Commission (DG RTD), Evaluation, Innovation, Interviews, Systematic review
The study analyses industry's participation patterns to FP6 and FP7 and the impact of this participation on innovation and job creation.
- Posted November 5, 2014
- Case Studies, European Commission (DG CONNECT), Innovation, Interviews, Network Analysis
Open Evidence, together with PriceWaterHouse Cooper, has won the tender to support the ex post evaluation of ICT research in FP7. As the tender indicates: The objective of this study is to support the ex-post evaluation of FP7 research activities in the area of ICT. First of all, the objective is to provide some data […]
The study, carried out on behalf of the European Commission Joint Research Centre, sheds light on scientific research within the EU that is funded outside the traditional funding systems and performed by both traditional stakeholders such as university governance, as well as new stakeholders such as the public sector, industry and the private sector. The […]
- Posted February 24, 2014
- Big data analytics, Data and big data analytics, European Commission (DG CONNECT), Innovation, Online Engagement, Systematic review
This study focusses on the analysis of an emerging market which is still evolving and is likely to grow fast in the next 3 years - with new actors coming in from other sectors or arising (start-ups) and new business models developing. The results of this study will feed into the annual reviews of the Digital Agenda Scoreboard providing valuable data and information for the 3 years covered by the project.