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05 Creativity and Innovation for Growth

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The importance of capital or labour as prerequisites for economic growth are not challenged. However, productive investment (and growth), especially in industrialised countries, is increasingly driven by non-R&D innovation or knowledge-based capital.

Europe’s future role as a global economic player is increasingly dependent on its capacity and willingness to foster these sources of economic growth. However, policy frameworks and institutions are still best suited to a world in which physical capital drove growth, while the effects of non-R&D innovation or knowledge-based capital on growth and productivity are underestimated. The seminar attempts to present the different concepts and importance of non-R&D innovation and knowledge-based capital and will analyse its potential to position Europe as an economic and technological leader in the future.

Educational and Quality Development, Unit for Quality Enhancement, University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Coordinator, Organization & Management of Enterprises Department, EIGSI General Engineering School, La Rochelle
Professor of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Director of Research, EURC - European Union Research Center, School of Business, George Washington University, Washington
Professor of International Economics, Mathematical Methods and Business Informatics, Altai State University, Barnaul; Visiting Research Scholar, School of Business, George Washington University, Washington

PhD Elias G. CARAYANNIS

Professor of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Director of Research, EURC - European Union Research Center, School of Business, George Washington University, Washington

 Dr. Elias G. Carayannis is Full Professor of Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business of George Washington University. He is also co-Founder and co-Director of the Global and Entrepreneurial Finance Research Institute (GEFRI) and Director of Research on Science, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, European Union Research Center, (EURC) at GWU.
 He has consulted for a wide variety technology driven organisations in both government and the private sector, including the World Bank, the European Commission, the Inter-American Development Bank, the US Agency for International Development, IKED, the National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research Program, the National Institute of Standards and Technology Advanced Technology Program, the National Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing (NACFAM), the USN CNO Office, Sandia National Laboratories New Technological Ventures Initiative, the General Electric Corporate Training & Development Center, Cowen & Co, First Albany International and others.

Ph.D. Dr.Sc. Igor N. DUBINA

Professor of International Economics, Mathematical Methods and Business Informatics, Altai State University, Barnaul; Visiting Research Scholar, School of Business, George Washington University, Washington

Associate Professor of Economic Information Systems, Altai State University, Barnaul, Russia Fulbright Visiting Scholar, School of Business, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA Vice-Rector for Strategy and International Cooperation, Altai State University, Barnaul, Russia Professor of Mathematical Economics, Altai State University, Barnaul, Russia
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Seminar Week

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Kategorie: all Culture Plenary Social

13.08.2014

15:00 - 15:15 Opening of the European Forum Alpbach 2014 Plenary
15:15 - 15:30 Opening Concert, Part 1: sAmo for Flute, Violoncello and Accordion Culture
15:30 - 16:30 Opening Speeches Plenary
17:00 - 17:30 Opening Concert, Part 2: Blink, Think & Listen Culture
17:30 - 19:00 Presentation of the Seminars Plenary
19:00 - 20:00 Bread and Wine Social

14.08.-19.08.2014

07 Ethical Implications of Religious Worldviews Seminar
05 Creativity and Innovation for Growth Seminar
08 Art and Protest Seminar
03 An Energy Transition for the Future Seminar
01 Sustainable Peace and Security – Who Cares? Seminar
02 The Politics of Emotions: Diagnosis and Historical Transformations Seminar
06 1814 – 1914 – 1989: Paradigm Shifts in Public International Law and Politics Seminar
04 The Human Microbiome Seminar
13 Macroeconomics – The Return of Ideologies Seminar
14 Human – Machine – Robotics Seminar
11 Feeding the World Seminar
15 The Aftermath of 1914-1918: Images of the Great War Seminar
09 Europe and Its Neighbours – EU External Relations at the Crossroads? Seminar
10 Collective Memory – Present Focus on the Past Seminar
16 The Key to Good Governance Seminar
12 Decisions Under Uncertainty Seminar
17 Media from a Theoretical Perspective Seminar

14.08.2014

16:00 - 17:00 Vernissage: Let the Children Play. On the 25th Anniversary of the UN-Declaration of the Rights of the Child Culture

15.08.2014

17:00 - 18:30 Literature Talk: Wars and Civil Wars in the Mirror of Current World Literature Culture

16.08.2014

16:00 - 17:30 Courage. In Memoriam Fritz Molden Culture

18.08.2014

17:30 - 18:30 Theatre Performance: Free Association Culture

19.08.2014

17:00 - 20:00 Alpbach IdeaJam: SEM meets EDU Plenary