Posted on: 14 January, 2019
Application deadline: February 25, 2019

The 2019 European Triple Helix Congress on Responsible Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Thessaloniki, Greece

We are pleased to announce that the First Call for Papers for The 2019 European Triple Helix Congress on Responsible Innovation & Entrepreneurship (ETHAC2019is now open! ETHAC2019 will take place during 30th of September – 1st of October 2019 in Thessaloniki, Greece.

More details can be found here.

Less than 2 weeks are still left to submit an abstract/session/workshop to The 2019 European Triple Helix Congress on Responsible Innovation & Entrepreneurship (ETHAC2019) ! ETHAC2019 will take place during 30th of September – 1st of October 2019 in Thessaloniki, Greece.

The call is open for abstracts (academic, industry, policy), posters, workshops & sessionsDeadline: 25th February 2019 ! 

ETHAC2019 tracks:

  • Special track:  Quadruple helix collaborations for responsible innovation (leaded by Wageningen University, The Netherlands)
  • Special track:  Digital transformation & environmentally sustainable business model innovation (leaded by the Advanced Resource Efficiency Centre, United Kingdom).
  • Standard track: Regional & national innovation systems (triple/quadruple/quintuple helix)
  • Standard track: Advances in responsible research and innovation components & open science
  • Standard track: Fostering sustainable development goals through responsible innovation & entrepreneurship
  • Standard track: Entrepreneurship, startups & scale-ups
  • Standard track: Disruptive technologies & responsible innovation

Check here all the topics of ETHAC2019.

ETHAC2019 will be opened by top global keynote speakers:

  • Prof Martin Jones (Trustee, Regional Studies Association & Deputy Vice Chancellor of Staffordshire University, United Kingdom)
  • Dr Dimitri Corpakis (Former senior European Union official at DG Research, Brussels)
  • Prof Lenny Koh (World-class environmental sustainability leader from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom)

Confirmed workshops (ongoing updates):  

 Startup & Scaleup 

 

EBAN (European Business Angels Network, Belgium) is the biggest European association of business angels. This workshop will cover: 

  • Skills for acquiring business angels support
  • How to scale-up globally
  • How to thrive in the global market 

 

Territorial RRI & Smart Specialisation Talk

 

 

This talk is supported by several partners of the TeRRItoria project – a top H2020/SWAFS initiative investigating responsible research & innovation (RRI) in relation to regions & smart specialisation, covering:

  • Territorial actors involved in RRI
  • Embedding RRI in smart specialisation strategies 
  • Institutional change in territorial organisations 

 

Responsible Research & Innovation and Open Science Workshop

 

This workshop is supported by the FIT4RRI project – a top H2020/SWAFS initiative investigating responsible research & innovation (RRI) and open science (OS), covering: 

  • Organizational transformation RRI&OS toolkit 
  • RRI &OS experiments & case studies 
  • Governance settings for RRI & OS
 RRI policy A policy-driven workshop supported by the HLX4EU project and delivered by a former EU Commission Senior Official – Head of DG Research (Dimitri Corpakis), covering:  

  • Innovation & entrepreneurship policy gap 
  • Reinforcing the EU triple & quadruple helix 
  • Synergies & future roadmap of EU innovation 
Open Science EU Project Match Making

 

 

This workshop (seeking open science opportunities) will have the format of a European Project match-making event and will be delivered by Nikos Zaharis (Director, SEERC – with an experience of winning more than 60 EU-funded projects), covering: 

  • Open call identification & consortium development 
  • Concept note ideation
  • Strategy for bid-writing 

 

Digital and Responsible Entrepreneurship

 

This workshop brings together top European Union startup-support associations & universities that will train the audience on: 

  • Digital & responsible entrepreneurship skill-gap analysis 
  • Open access resources for digital & responsible entrepreneurship 
  • Engage with the stakeholders and fill the digital & responsible entrepreneurship gaps  

Check all ETHAC2019 workshops and events.

Interested to join ETHAC2019 ? Register now !

We hope that we will get the chance to meet in beautiful Thessaloniki, Greece at ETHAC2019 and we look forward to receiving your submissions.