DOMINIQUE FORAY and TOM BROEKEL as keynote speakers

We have the honor to welcome Prof. Dominique Foray and Prof. Tom Broekel as keynote speakers.

Dominque Foray is Full Professor in Economics and Management of Innovation at Ecole Polytecnique Federale de Lausanne. He developed the concept of smart specialisation, together with P.A.David, B.Hall and B. van Ark. He is strongly involved in various activities of the State Secretariat for research and innovation (Switzerland) and currently member of ESIR (European Commission).

Tom Broakel is Associate Professor of Economic Geography at University of Utrecht (NL). His research is focused on geography of innovation, knowledge networks, analysis of R&D policy, methods of social network analysis, regional innovation systems, renewable energies, tourism. His publications include a text book and 30 articles in refereed journals.

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