This study examines opportunities and challenges for business and government associated with rapidly developing technologies including digital technologies (e.g. Internet of Things and advanced robotics), industrial biotechnology, 3D printing, new materials and nanotechnology.
With the digital economy and the sharing economy changing the business landscape by allowing new ideas and business models to emerge, it is more urgent than ever to give young firms the means to experiment with new technologies and organisational models.
This interactive web space provides an online repository of resources to support better innovation policy making and analysis.
The OPSI Platform provides a unique collection of innovations from across the world to inspire innovators in other countries.
Every 10 years this Forum engages the policy community, data users and providers into an open dialogue to review and develop its long-term agenda on science, technology and innovation (STI) data and indicators.
Faced with major economic, societal and environmental challenges at a time when budgets are under pressure, policy makers look for evidence to help them guide efforts to ensure that investments in science and research help improve people’s lives.