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Fostering innovation: what role for higher education and research?
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How can scientific research and public policy influence one another and what are the implications for our societies?
The objective of this 2nd International Conference on French-Singaporean collaborations in Research and Education is to drive future partnerships and explore innovative solutions to tomorrow’s challenges from an interdisciplinary approach. The conference is part of the official events of the France-Singapore Year of Innovation.
Programme – Tuesday 22 May, 2018 – Sciences Po
8:30-9:00 Welcome coffee & registration
9:00-9:30 Opening addresses:
- Dr Vanessa Scherrer, Vice President, International Affairs, Sciences Po
- H.E. Mr. Zainal Arif Mantaha, Singapore Ambassador to France
- Pauline Carmona, Deputy Director, Asia Pacific, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, France
- François Houllier, President, Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (fr)
- Prof. Anne Pakir, Associate Vice President (University and Global Relations), National University of Singapore (NUS)
Start-ups and Emerging Technologies
Innovation & Entreprise: What role for Higher Education & Research?
Introduction by Frédéric Mion, President, Sciences Po
Keynote 3: Reflections on Innovation Ecosystems by Prof. Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California at Berkeley & CREATE, Singapore.
Panel Discussion: Innovation policies from a French-Singaporean perspective.
Innovation is not only Tech: the importance of social sciences, arts & humanities and the impact of innovation on society
Chair: School of Management and Innovation, Sciences Po.
Social innovation and Aerospace
Now that we are in space, how do we live there? Sustainability, “Twin World”, market efficiency, and regulations. Panel discussion.
The conference continues on May 23 at Université Paris Descartes (fr).