International Triple Helix Institute (ITHI)


Silicon Valley  X


Selected Reports and Conference Papers:




A review of the scientific discussion on the gender-specific aspects of the evaluation of funding proposals and the awarding of funding, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) . 2012 

Identification and Analysis of Policies to Promote Investment in Research in Nine non-EU Countries’, European Commission DG Research/IPTS Seville, 2007.

Supporting the Contribution of Higher Education Institutions to Regional Development, OECD Reviews- Peer Review Report, The Jyväskylä Region 2006

Regional Development Peer Review Report: Busan Republic of Korea, OECD Review, 2006

Evaluation Report: The Leadership Alliance Program for Minorities in Science, 2002, 2004

The New York Software Industry,1999 Comptroller of the City of New York

The Rites and Wrongs of Passage: Critical Transitions for Female Ph.D. Students" NSF, 1995.

An Evaluation of the Outreach Program at Rockefeller University,1995

The Stages of CODETEC: Evaluation of a Brazilian Technology Transfer Unit" IDRC 1995

Beyond Technology Transfer: An Evaluation of the Long Island High Tech Incubator SUNY, 1995

Reforming a Fragmented System: The Transition to an Industrial R&D Policy in the US Departments of Defense and Energy, Milan: Fondazione Rosselli, 1993.

Academic-Industry Relations: The Second Academic Revolution? London: Science Policy Support Group, 1991.



American Association for the Advancement of Science: 1988, 1989, 1990, 1995, 1996. 

American Sociological Association: 1968, 1970, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1978,1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1992, 1996. 

British History of Science Society: 1988. 

Society for the Study of Social Problems: 1970, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1980.

Eastern Sociological Society: 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1984. 

European Association for Science and Technology: 1990, 1994. 

Society for the Social Study of Science: 1978, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1994. 

Max Weber Colloquium: 1980, 1983, 1986.

IASP Conference: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

International Sociological Association, Mexico City: 1982; Bielefeld, 1994;

ISBE Conference: 2009

Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Conference, Sweden, 1991;

International Congress on the History of Science, Berkeley CA, 1985. 

Trinational Institute on Innovation, Competitiveness and Sustainability, Vancouver 1994;

The Triple Helix Conference, 1996, 1998; 2000; 2002; 2005; 2007; 2009.

Economics of Science, Notre Dame, 1997;

The Future of Agricultural Research, University of California, Berkeley, 1998;

NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, 1998;

Second International Symposium on Research Funding, Ottawa NSERC, 1995;

European Science Policy Conference, Il Cioccio Italy, 1994.

World Incubator Conference, Rio de Janeiro, 2001. 

Photonics Conference, Kista Sweden, 2002

Incubation Meeting, Conference Board of Canada, Montreal, 2002

Early Stage Venture Capital Mini-Conference, Copenhagen Business School, 2003;

Nobel Foundation Symposium on History of Science, 2003

Venture Capital, FinnLombarda, Milan; 2003,

Shifting Boundaries in Science, WBZ, Berlin, 2004

Irish Higher Education Authority, 2004

European Union Regional Conference, Liege, 2004

Local Productive Arrangements, Brasilia, 2005.

Turku Development Forum, Finland, 2005

Keynote Address, University, Industry, Government Conference, National University, Bogota, 2006



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