IPICA Workshop II: Training for STI organisation leaders and policy makers


Tuesday, March 24, 2015 to Wednesday, March 25, 2015


The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados


Objective: to provide STI policy makers & leaders of research organisations practical know-how and opportunities to exchange with peers on international good practice in regulation, management, and evaluation of STI activities.
Target group: STI policy makers and leaders of HE and research organisations throughout the Caribbean region.
Topics addressed: the workshop will provide good practice examples and stimulate discussions around two main topics:

  • Regional Innovation
    • Regional Innovation Systems
    • Key driving factors for regional innovation
    • Linking regional development and intellectual capital
  • IP Policies and strategies
    • Caribbean STI systems and the role of IPR
    • IP policy reform processes



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