Research and innovation unlocking South Med potential
January 12, 2016
The capacity for research and innovation to unlock potential in the South Mediterranean will be the focus of discussions between experts who will gather on January 18 in Cairo (Egypt) at the initiative of the Economic Research Forum (ERF) and the Euro-Mediterranean Forum of Economic Science Institutes (FEMISE).
The objective of this joint ERF-FEMISE expert group meeting is to better understand the multiple facets of innovation, identify the factors that promote it and highlight the potential and challenges of countries in the South Mediterranean.
The meeting will gather a multidisciplinary group of experts from the academic, civil society and policy-making communities with the ultimate objective of drawing up a research agenda to unlock potential in the South Mediterranean.