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CHEPS seminar "Universities and their role in the knowledge transfer in Europe and the US", 17 July 2008

CHEPS is organizing a seminar "Universities and their role in the knowledge transfer in Europe and the US" on July 17th 2008.

We invited Prof. Roger Geiger, Prof. Frans van Vught and Dr. Marianne van der Steen who agreed to contribute. They will share their views on the knowledge transfer in the US and in Europe in a comparative perspective based on their published work. The panel discussion will be chaired by Prof. Stefan Kuhlmann.

For further information please contact Liudvika Leisyte at l.leisyte@utwente.nl

Here is the final programme:

17th July, 2008

9.00-9.15 - Welcome

9.15 - 10.00  - Prof. Frans van Vught - "The EU knowledge transfer processes"

10.00-10.30 -  Prof. Roger Geiger - "Universities and the Promise of Economic Growth in the United States"

10.30-11.00 -  Dr. Marianne van der Steen  - "Comparing the US and Dutch regimes of knowledge transfer"
10.00-10.15- Break

11.15 - 12.00 Panel discussion - chaired by Prof. Stefan Kuhlmann

12.00- Closure

Location:

Universiteit Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

Institutenweg, room 010.