Meetings and Workshops

  1. Kick-off Meeting from 6 to 7 October 2004, Leuven
  2. Round-Table from 8 to 9 May 2007, Trier

 

Workshops

1. Tübingen, from 3 to 4 March 2005

Main topics  of the workshop:

  • Indicators for the Knowledge Economy
  • Other projects in the KEI area
  • State-of-the-art on composite indicators
  • Indicator methodology

Agenda :      Workshop Programme

KEI Notes :   Workshop summary

 


2. Maastricht, from 6 to 7 October 2005

Main topics of the workshop:

  • Sectoral and technology based approaches to indicators for the knowledge economy
  • The challenge for human resources and knowledge production
  • What do we want from a knowledge economy?
  • Integrating the local with the global
  • Composite indicator approaches to measuring the knowledge economy
  • Concluding session: Policy challengesIndicators for the Knowledge Economy

Agenda :      Workshop Programme

 

 


3. Helsinki, from 2 to 3 February 2006

Main topics of the workshop:

  • Policy issues and measurement needs
  • Collecting data on R&D globalisation: Some country experiences, international developments

Agenda :      Workshop Programme

 

 


4. Leuven, from 5 to 6 September 2006

Main topics of the workshop:

  • Theoretical Frameworks for Composite Indicators
  • Unraveling Composite Indicators’ Construction Methodology:


    -Benefit-of-the-Doubt Composites


    -Indicators and their Statistical Quality

  • Composite Indicators at Work: Applications

Agenda :      Workshop Programme

 

 


5. Brussels, from 8 to 9 November 2007

Main topics of the workshop:

     

  • Measuring Knowledge Economy
  • Technical Aspects of the Measurement
  • Political Impact of Measuring KBE
  • Round Table

Agenda :      Workshop Programme