Economics of Science and Innovation

The workshop will run for 2 days and will take place on June 11-12, 2020 in Barcelona.

The contribution of innovation and entrepreneurship to economic prosperity has grown
exponentially in recent years with the shift of development economies towards knowledgebased societies. The 2020 workshop in Science and Innovation shall be centered on the role
of venture capital and individuals (founders, directors and other individual investors) on the
success of the startups, as well as on the incentives and the mechanisms designed to improve
the funding and development of innovative ideas and processes. Topics of interest include, but
are not limited to:

  • Funding new ideas
  • Entrepreneurial finance
  • Business angels and business angel networks
  • Venture capital
  • Funding schemes
  • Knowledge and technology transfer
  • Academic networks and team work

Workshop organizers

Workshop program


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Previous editions

Speakers appear in the order in which they presented during the workshop.

2019 Edition
2018 Edition
2017 Edition
2016 Edition
2015 Edition
2014 Edition