Supporting Innovation Through National R&D Programs: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Supporting Innovation Through National R&D Programs: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Amiram Porath (Independent Researcher, Israel)
Release Date: December, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 158
ISBN13: 9781522536529|ISBN10: 1522536523|EISBN13: 9781522536536|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3652-9

Description

With the importance of knowledge as the basis for economic development, the issue of Research & Development (R&D) as a source of knowledge and of innovation is under discussion. One of the major activities in support of economic development includes setting a network of national support R&D programs.

Supporting Innovation Through National R&D Programs: Emerging Research and Opportunities is a critical scholarly resource that examines the basic rational for national support programs and the financial, legal, and strategic aspects that are involved. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as origins of conflict, translational research, and competing trends, this book is geared towards professors, students, researchers, developers, and other industry experts.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Competing Trends
  • Copyrights
  • Individual Entrepreneurs
  • Origins of Conflict
  • Research and Development Support
  • Translational Research

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Amiram Porath has been involved in Innovation projects and activities for over 25 years. He managed two start-ups in technology incubators, other start-ups under private financing, established the EU office at Tel Aviv University where he developed national and international R&D consortia. His PhD in management focused on the R&D cooperation between Industry and Academy. He has led standardization efforts regarding critical resources management as part of his environmental activities and has been consulting CREST and the Israeli Chief Scientist Office regarding the cooperation between industry and Academy. Familiarity in the outlooks of Industry, Academy and Government as well as national and international innovation systems is pushing forward his writing. For the last three years he has been focused on the management of three national programs, as well as the environmental activity and entrepreneurship coaching. In 2008, he received the title "Cavaliere" from the Italian republic.