FES | Federación Española de Sociología

EU-SPRI Forum Early Career Researcher Conference (ECC-2014 INGENIO PhD Days)

“Interdisciplinarity in the Study of the Dynamics of Science, Technology and Innovation” (2014 INGENIO PhD Days)

Valencia (Spain)

7-8 April 2014

Call for applications

The 2014 EU-SPRI Forum ECC is a two-day event aimed at providing an enriching experience to doctoral students working on:

§ Geography and Innovation

§ Creation, Transfer and Use of Knowledge

§ Science and Society. New challenges

§ Social networks, Social Capital and Innovation

§ Science and Technology Policies. Evaluation and Governance

§ Management of Innovation in Organizations

  • Confirmed speakers

§ Philippe Larédo - Université Paris-Est and University of Manchester

§ Orietta Marsili - Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University)

§ Ismael Rafols - INGENIO (CSIC-UPV); SPRU (University of Sussex)

§ Ammon Salter - School of Management (University of Bath)

  • Submissions and important deadlines

The 2014 EU-SPRI Forum ECC will offer a platform for international networking for around 30 young academic researchers. Participation from PhD students, who develop their research in the areas of Science, Technology and Innovation, is particularly encouraged.

Potential participants are invited to submit a short CV (max 1 page) and an extended abstract (1,000 words approx.), no later than 13 January 2014. Abstracts must be in English and include: (i) a brief description of the main objectives of research; (ii) research questions in relation to the relevant literature; (iii) methods of analysis and data (where it applies); (iv) main findings or expected results. The selected participants will be required a full paper (around 5,000 words) no later than 24 March 2014.

Information on the programme and the submission procedure are provided in the call for applications and on the website of the event: http://www.ingenio.upv.es/2014-phd-days-euspri-ecrc

Should you have any further question, please contact us at: info@ingenio.upv.es