The 2013 Conference took place on 10th June in Vienna in the Hotel & Palais Strudlhof.
You can now download some of the presentations.
A Conference report will become available soon.
Last year, Pera and TSB were co-chairmen of Taftie.
In the Chairmanship's summary you can read the highlights of their chairmanship.
On 11th June the Annual Taftie Conference took place in Cambridge:Small Business InnovationStimulating Entrepreneurship and Growthread more and download the report by following this link
This document contains TAFTIE’s comments to the open consultation published by the Commission on the State Aid Framework for Research, Development and Innovation:
On 25 and 26 June, the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) is organising the Conference Good Practices and Learnings: Linking Business, Research and Higher Education.
Celia Gavaud has been asked as Executive Secretary of Taftie to animate a panel on World-Class Research & Innovation Culture.
On 16 February 2012 Taftie organised an Expert Session in London on Innovation support to stimulate entrepreneurship and the growth of small businesses.
The session included presentations by two speakers working directly on the issue of High Growth Firms: Robert Crawford from the National Endowment for Science, Technology and Arts (NESTA) and Colin Moody, Director at Pera.
You can download here the report of the sessions as well as the slides used by the two speakers.
The INNO-Partnering Forum present in this First Stage Report entitled Existing Good Service Delivery Practices Internationally the results of a literature review and series of preliminary interviews with a number of international innovation service delivery organisations that have been identified as being potential best practice for helping SMEs to access innovation support. The report was produced as part of Work Package 6 of the INNO-Partnering Forum.
Commission shows member states the way
Staffan Håkansson and Lennart Elg of VINNOVA have written a booklet on Impacts of Innovation Policy - lessons from VINNOVA's impact studies
VINNOVA's impact studies describe and provide an understanding of the broader, long-term effects of public investments in research and development.