TIK is an internationally leading research environment that addresses current issues related to the thematic areas of innovation, science, and technology. Our goal is to be interdisciplinary, innovative and relevant as our research is part of the solution to challenges today and in the future.
We are happy to announce that TIK collaborates with the centre in Tomsk on studies of health technologies and digitalization. This cooperation is the first educational exchange program between Norway and Russia in the field of STS. It is funded by the Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education (DIKU).
Technological diversification and Smart Specialisation: the role of cooperation
Apr. 12, 2019
In this new publication in Regional Studies, Artur Santoalha investigates the role of cooperation between organizations on technological diversification. He finds that cooparation within and between regions emerges as an important determinant of regional diversification, but both forms of cooperation should evolve hand in hand- singly, each form may prove ineffective at boosting regional diversification.
New indicators of related diversification applied to smart specialization in European regions
Apr. 12, 2019
In a new publication in Spatial Economic Analysis, Artur Santoalha proposes two new indicators of related diversification applied to Smart Specialization.