Future Events


UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance organise a range of activities designed to stimulate academic debate, disseminate research findings, and facilitate knowledge sharing among researchers and policymakers. Regular workshops and training courses are also held as part of the research and policy analysis programme. Regular events include:




06 Green technologies and smart specialisation: a European patent-based analysis of the intertwining of relatedness and Key-Enabling-Technologies
Sandro Montresor, Kore University of Enna
category: Academic research seminar
venue: Room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:30 - 13:30
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06 How to make a presentation
Robin Cowan, UNU-MERIT
category: METECH Seminar
venue: Room 1.24
time: 15:00 - 16:30
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07 Productivity, Capital Accumulation and the Effectiveness of EU Cohesion Policy
Dr. Petros Milionis ,
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:30 - 13:30
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13-14 Science, Innovation, Technology & Engagement for Societal Welfare - SITE4Society
Shyama Ramani (moderator), UNU-MERIT
category: workshop
venue: Maastricht Municipality (13 June, 16.45-19.00) and School of Business and Economics (H0.06) (14 June, 9.00-17.30)
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13 Assessing the Role of the Export Sector in Mexican Economic Development, 1965-2014
Juan Carlos Castillo, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:30
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19 Strategic Planning under Fragility: The Role of Leadership in the Strategic Planning of Municipalities in Palestine
Khaled Walid Rajab, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:30
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19 A Tall Order: Improving Child Linear Growth Diets, Transitions and Maternal Education
Mutinta Hambayi Nseluke, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
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19 Food Security Policy Impact Analysis: The Econometrics of Cash and Food Assistance Cost Effectiveness
Tareq Abuelhaj, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
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19 An Illustration of Local Governance research, based on document analysis and interview
John Loughlin,
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.17
time: 15:00 - 16:00
20 Immigrant Student Achievement and Education Policy: Cross-Cultural Approaches
Louis Volante, Brock University, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD seminar
venue: 0.16
time: 15:00 - 16:00
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20 Game on! Using in-class simulations to explain and explore provision and appropriation dilemmas
Frank van Laerhoven, Utrecht University
category: PhD seminar
venue: Room 0.17
time: 16:00 - 17:00
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20 Undernutrition, Obesity and Sustainable Food Systems
Martin Bloem, Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
category: PhD seminar
venue: 0.17
time: 14:00 - 15:00
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22 Essays on Migration and Occupational Choice
Clotilde Mahé, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:30
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25 The role of community mobilization in the promotion of maternal health in women living with HIV in Zambia
Choolwe Muzyamba , UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
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25 European Innovation Scoreboard 2018: Launch event
Antti Peltomäki, Deputy Director-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, DG GROW, European Commission et al.
category: External event
venue: Breydel auditorium – 45 Avenue d'Auderghem, 1040 Brussels
time: 14:30 - 17:00
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27-28 2nd UNU-MERIT Internal Conference
category: Conference
venue: UNU-MERIT
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06-07 Designing and Implementing Social Protection Programmes
category: Course
venue: Cape Town, South Africa
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25-26 Smart Specialization Strategies: Contemporary Challenges of its Design and Implementation
category: Conference
venue: The Institute of Economics, Zagreb
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25 I3U Final Conference
Pierre Mohnen et al., UNU-MERIT
category: External event
venue: Auditorium Nowotny COV2, Place Rogier 16, Brussels.
time: 09:00 - 17:00
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