Restarting, Innovation and Regional Resilience

Key Dates

Call for Submission of Extended Abstract   December 2021
Deadline for Submission of Extended Abstract 8 May 2022
Announcement of Accepted Abstract 31 May 2022
Commencement of conference (tentative) 29-30 June 2022

Theme for this year's conference is

Restarting, Innovation and Regional Resilience

Sub Themes



STI and development policies

- Dynamic state capabilities, Industrial policy, Innovation for welfare, policy for inclusive and grassroots innovations, planning for green energy, Studies on Civil Society Organisation

Innovation studies

- Innovation system, STI indicators, ecosystem for entrepreneurs and start-ups, innovation in the time of crisis, innovation in health care, co-creation, gender and innovation

Technology and R&D Management

- Managing industrial diversification, Innovation financing, Intellectual properties to promote innovation, Roles of public research institutions in the time of crisis

Industrial Analysis

- Industry 4.0, production value chain, semiconductor, smart farming, (e-)health, technological catch-up

Recovery and Restarting

- Business model pivoting, resource mobility, human capital management, industrial respond and adjustment to shocks and disruption

Adaptability and Regional Resilience

- Regional Innovation System, Industrial Clusters, Studies on left-behind regions, Resilient cities