Roger Steward

Social and behavioural science perspectives on out-of-home mobility in later life: findings from the European project MOBILATE.

Social and behavioural science perspectives on out-of-home mobility in later life: findings from the European project MOBILATE.

Out-of-home mobility is a vital prerequisite for autonomy and well-being. The European analysis challenge entitled Enhancing Mobility in Later Life: Private Coping, Environmental Assets, and Technical Help (MOBILATE), funded throughout the European Fee’s Fifth Framework Programme, centered on older adults’ day-to-day mobility and the complicated interaction between their private assets and assets of their bodily …

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New indicators and indexes for benchmarking university-industry-government innovation in medical and life science clusters: results from the European FP7 Regions of Knowledge HealthTIES project.

New indicators and indexes for benchmarking university-industry-government innovation in medical and life science clusters: results from the European FP7 Regions of Knowledge HealthTIES project.

Whereas the European Union is striving to turn into the ‘Innovation Union’, there stays a scarcity of quantifiable indicators to match and benchmark regional innovation clusters. To deal with this difficulty, a HealthTIES (Healthcare, Know-how and Innovation for Financial Success) consortium was funded by the European Union’s Areas of Information initiative, analysis and innovation funding …

New indicators and indexes for benchmarking university-industry-government innovation in medical and life science clusters: results from the European FP7 Regions of Knowledge HealthTIES project. Read More »