Programme

 

PROGRAMME

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The plenary programme

Beveridge Hall

The 6 plenary sessions will take place in the Beveridge Hall, South Wing of Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Monday 8 July 2013

Opening: 9:00 – 9:10

Professor David Latchman – Master of Birkbeck, University of London, UK

Plenary 1: 9:10 – 10:30

The Triple Helix and the state of play

Chair: Professor Birgitte Andersen – Director of the Big Innovation Centre (an initiative of The Work Foundation and Lancaster University)

Keynote speaker: Will Hutton – Principal of Hertford College, Oxford University, UK and Chair of the Big Innovation Centre

Panellists:

  • Professor Henry Etzkowitz – President of the Triple Helix Association and Stanford University, USA
  • Andy Burton – Chair of the Cloud Industry Forum
  • Professor Loet Leydesdorff – Triple Helix Association board member and University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Plenary 2: 16:30 – 17:50

The Triple Helix, government, and innovation policy

Chair: Professor Sue Cox – Dean of Lancaster University Management School, UK

Keynote speaker: Rt Hon David Willetts MP, Minister for Universities and Science, UK

Panellists:

  • Artyom Shadrin – Director, Department of Innovative Development Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
  • Dr Dimitri Corpakis – Head of Regional Dimension of Innovation, European Commission
  • Dr Jon Hague – Vice President - Open Innovation, Unilever Research and Development

Thames river cruise and dinner on the Dixie Queen

18:45 – 19:00: Embarkation at Tower Millennium Pier

21:45 – 22:00: Disembarkation at Tower Millennium Pier

Tuesday 9 July 2013

Opening: 9:00 – 9:10

Fast forward 2025: The world established as a global open innovation and investment hub

Big Innovation Centre showcase 5 minute video

Plenary 3: 9:10 – 10:30

The Triple Helix and Open Innovation

Chair: Tim Barnes – CEO of UCL Advances

Keynote speaker: Professor Solomon Darwin – Associate Director of the Center for Open Innovation, University of California at Berkeley, USA

Panellists:

  • Ilia Dubinsky - Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Skoltech
  • Professor Philip McCann – University of Groningen Endowed Chair of Economic Geography, The Netherlands
  • Dr Richard Barker OBE – Director of CASMI (Centre for the Advancement of Sustainable Medical Innovation)

Plenary 4: 16:30 – 17:50

The Triple Helix, industry, and green growth

Chair: Professor Björn Asheim – Circle and Lund University, Sweden

Keynote speaker: Michael Best – Professor Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, USA

Panellists:

  • Roger Townsend – Innovation Manager, EDF Energy R&D
  • Professor Richard Harrison – Queen's University Management School, Belfast
  • Erik Vermeulen, Professor of Business and Financial Law, Tilburg University and Tilburg Law and Economics Center, The Netherlands and Senior Counsel Corporate/Vice President, Philips International B.V., The Netherlands

Conference Dinner at Lincoln’s Inn

19:00: Dinner with talk by Bill Janeway, author of ‘Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy’ and presentation of the award for Best Student Paper

Wednesday 10 July 2013

Opening: 9:00 – 9:10

Jose Manoel Carvalho de Mello, Universidade Federal Fluminense – Vice President of the Triple Helix Association

Plenary 5: 9:10 – 10:30

The Triple Helix, universities, and health

Chair: Professor John Goodacre – Faculty of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, UK

Keynote speaker: Sergio Arzeni – Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurships, SMEs and Local Development, OECD

Panellists:

  • Professor Steve Caddick – Vice Provost Enterprise, UCL, UK
  • Jackie Parkin – Vice President – Research & Development, GlaxoSmithKline
  • Emeritus Professor John Goddard OBE – Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies, Newcastle University, UK

Plenary 6: 12:20 – 12:40

Closing remarks: Professor Helen Lawton Smith – Birkbeck, University of London, UK

Preview of Triple Helix Conference 2014: Evgeniy Perevodchikov – Assistant Professor, TUSUR University, Russia

Professor Henry Etzkowitz – President of the Triple Helix Association, Stanford University, USA

Visit to Tech City

14:00 – 16:00: Showcase of digital entrepreneurs at Google Campus

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Senate House

 

The workshop programme

Monday 8 July 2013

University entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial universities: The role of Universities in the Triple Helix

Organised by: Circle, Lund University

Time: 11:00 – 12:20 Location: Birkbeck, Malet Street 152

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Super-charging the Triple Helix: Smart Specialisation as game changer

Organised by: European Commission

Time: 13:20 – 14:40 Location: UCL Roberts Building 106

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Where is 'applied research' going?

Organised by: Martin Meyer

Time: 14:50 – 16:10 Location: Birkbeck, Malet Street 152

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Cluster of Excellence: Nucleus of Innovation and Growth

Organised by: TUSUR University

Time: 14:50 – 16:10 Location: UCL Roberts Building 106

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Tuesday 9 July 2013

Empowering the users of university generated knowledge

The launch of three reports

Organised by: Intellectual Property Office

Time: 11:00 – 12:20 Location: Senate House, Beveridge Hall

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Do regional interests find effective expression in the triple helix model? How does this vary by type of region?

Organised by: Regional Studies Association

Time: 13:20 – 14:40 Location: Birkbeck, Malet Street 152

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Triple Helix in Brazil: Knowledge in action

Organised by: Universidade Federal Fluminense, Fundação Carlos Chagas Filho de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro and Federação das Industrias do Estado do Rio de Janeiro - Sistema FIRJAN

Time: 13:20 – 14:40 Location: UCL Roberts Building 106

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Bringing universities and businesses closer together

Organised by: National Council for Universities and Business

Time: 14:50 – 16:10 Location: Birkbeck, Malet Street 152

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The spatial dimension of innovation: Triple Helix and the City

Organised by Prof. Harald Mieg, Georg-Simmel Center for Metropolitan Studies, Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Germany, and Dr. Christiane Gebhardt, malik management Institute, St. Gallen, Switzerland

Time: 14:50 – 16:10 Location: UCL Roberts Building 106

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Wednesday 10 July 2013

Entrepreneurship and local development: Triple Helix influences

Organised by: OECD

10:50 – 12:20 Location: UCL Roberts Building 106

 

 





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