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The Institute for Innovation and Governance Studies is one of the priority research institutes of the University of Twente and performs multi-disciplinary research and postgraduate research training in the field of the governance and management of technological and social innovation. In this, issues of co-ordination, steering and the operation of (networks of) institutions in both public and private sectors are core research foci, based on a multi-level, multi-actor perspective. IGS strives to combine scientific excellence with relevance for our stakeholders in the public and private sector.

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11 May 2017 - First UT Model United Nations on Campus Students of the University of Twente will organize the first Model United Nations (UT MUN) at the UT from 12 to 14 May 2017. 30 Mar 2017 - The Hague shows little regard for municipal and provincial interests The Dutch government is hardly receptive to local and regional interests, and prefers to keep running the financial show itself. 20 Mar 2017 - Want to boost your education? Upcoming CELT workshops for UT lecturers: 13 Feb 2017 - Visit of USTC Delegation in Management As follow-up of the UT-BMS delegation’s (Prof. dr. Rez Kabir, Dr. Xiaohong Huang and Dr. Liqin Brouwers-Ren) visit to the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in Mid-December 2016, two colleagues from the School of Management of USTC, Prof. dr. LU Wei (Assistant to the Dean in International Affairs) and Prof. dr. XU Yi (Education Director MBA) paid a return visit to the UT on 7 February 2017. Both sides agreed on staff exchange and student exchange as the start of bi-lateral faculty cooperation. 30 Jan 2017 - Scale Up Growth NIKOS, UT’s department for Entrepreneurship, Strategy and Innovation Management is involved in a newly started research project by THNK, in collaboration with University of Utrecht and Groningen. 19 Jan 2017 - Better Internet of Things security The University of Twente will investigate novel ways to improve the security for Internet of Things applications. 12 Jan 2017 - UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE DOCTORAL CANDIDATE RESEARCHED 355 DILEMMAS EXPERIENCED BY MILITARY PERSONNEL Through her research, doctoral candidate Miriam de Graaff identified 355 moral dilemmas experienced by servicemen and women of all ranks and all levels of experience with deployment.