iKNOW Grand SectorsPrimary sector (11)Changing natural resources into primary products, such as extraction and production of raw materialsSecondary sector (12)Manufacturing and transformation of raw or intermediate materials into goodsTertiary sector (36)Providing services to consumers and businesses, including knowledge-based services, such as information generation and sharing, information technology, consultation, education, research and development, financial planning, etc.
Sustainable Innovation Policy Advice
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Sustainable innovation (SI) is a wide and multifaceted concept, the complex nature and definition of which is continuous and the subject of many questions and debates. This is probably the main ...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Year of publication: 2017    Date upload: 18/3/2020    Views: 281
The Power of Science - Economic research and European decision-making: The case of energy and environment policies
The Power of Science - Economic research and European decision-ma... 
This book highlights the interaction between science and politics and between research in economics and European Union policy-making. It focuses on the use of Quantitative tools, Top-down and Bo...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 21/12/2010    Views: 854
The Scientific Century: securing our future prosperity
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No-one can predict the 21st century counterparts of quantum theory, the double helix and the internet. But there is little doubt that advances in science and technology will continue to transform t...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 23/1/2011    Views: 494
The technology horizon: Preliminary review on technologies impacting the future health and social care workforce
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The purpose of our research is not to predict technological developments, but to identify possible areas of change, and to consider the implications for the workforce. The aim of this re...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Year of publication: 2013    Date upload: 10/10/2013    Views: 6548
The Use of Strategic Intelligence and Horizon Scanning
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This presentation is about the use of strategic intelligence - Foresight & Horizon Scanning (FHS) - activities to inform science, technology and innovation policy. It introduces new FHS conc...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Year of publication: 2011    Date upload: 4/11/2011    Views: 5742
Towards a Future Internet
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Over the past decade the internet has become a vital part of everyday life for the majority of Europeans and over two billion people across the world. This is likely to expand to seven billion by 2...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 14/1/2011    Views: 990