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Place-based Policy Expo

The Regional Studies Association has commissioned a Policy Expo to look at place-based policy and its implementation around the globe. Andrew Beer, Markku Sotarauta, Sarah Ayres, Jiri Blazek and Fiona McKenzie took up the challenge. See for more HERE.

Matti Mäki väitteli 3.5.2019

Tampere Workshop on Agency, Higher Education Institutions and Resilience – 19 March, 2019

Presentations David Charles – Universities as Anchor Institutions: Agencies of Change in Urban Regeneration? Yuzhuo Cai – Conceptualising Socially Responsible Entrepreneurial Universities Lisa Nieth – Regional Innovation Strategies as Processes of Knowledge Combination: The Case of the Creative Science Park in Aveiro Lisa Nieth, Paul Benneworth, Liliana Fonseca & Maria Salomaa – Higher Education Institutions and Place Leadership in an Age of […]

Tampere Workshop on Agency, Higher Education Institutions and Resilience

Date                Tuesday 19, February 2019 Time                9:30 – 16:00 Venue             Technopolis, Kalevantie 2, Tampere Organiser       Tampere University, Urban and Regional Studies Group With David Charles, Paul Benneworth, Lisa Nieth, Jari Kolehmainen, Heli Kurikka and Markku Sotarauta. The programme will be posted here soon. (questions: markku.sotarauta@tuni.fi)

Pientä pohdintaa tulevaisuudentutkimuksesta

Sotarauta, M. 2018. Verkostot keskittyvässä yliopistojärjestelmässä. Futura, 37(3) 72-77

GONST Policy Workshop in Oslo

Markus Steen from Sintef launching the discussion with policy practitioners from several Nordic regions

University of Tampere shines in citations

The University of Tampere’s place remains good on the ranking list of Times Higher Education magazine. Again this time, the University of Tampere was the best of the Finnish universities in the number of citations, where it has continued to rise and is now in place 106. See for more from HERE  

Gonst-project workshop in Oslo

Work packages 4-6 came together in Oslo on 18-19 September to talk about first observations and case comparisons From left to right: Suyash Jolly, Markus Bugge, Antje Klitkou, Marco Capasso and Teis Hansen

Sente in Manchester

The Triple Helix and Beyond – A New Era. Triple Helix XVI Conference 5-8, September, 2018 Jari Kolehmainen: Resilient region, resilient regional higher education institution? Insights from Kuressaare, Estonia and South Ostrobotnia, Finland

ARC Centres of Excellence

Australian Research Council on kutsunut Prof. Markku Sotaraudan arvioimaan ARC Centres of Excellence -ohjelmaan jätettyjä hakemuksia.