Rudi Bekkers - Expert activities for the EC

 
 

In January 2009, I was appointed by the European Commission as independent expert to the Expert Group on "Knowledge Transfer" 2008/2009. European Commission, DG Research.

Find below two papers that were produced in this context:

Bekkers, R. (2010). An evaluation of incentives and policies that affect research institutions’ knowledge transfer activities, at researcher and management level. In 2009 Expert Group on Knowledge Transfer, Final Report (pp. 82-111). Brussels: European Commission.

Rudi Bekkers & Isabel Maria Bodas Freitas (2009). BACKGROUND PAPER - An evaluation of incentives and policies that affect research institutions’ knowledge transfer activities (DRAFT).

See also:

Rudi Bekkers, Isabel Maria Bodas de Araújo Freitas (2008). Analysing preferences for knowledge transfer channels between universities and industry: To what degree do sectors also matter? Research Policy 37 (2008) 1837–1853.

More information and papers on the topic of knowledge transfer can be found on the pages ‘publications’ and ‘conferences’.