The 4th Gender Summit will be held June 30th and July 1st 2014 in Brussels. This year, the theme will be: “From Ideas to Markets: Excellence in mainstreaming gender into research, innovation, and policy” and it will have will also focus on strategies, tools, and processes that promote the concrete integration of the gender dimension into the European Commission’s current Horizon 2020, and European Research Area programmes. The aim of the programme is to provide an scholarly outlet as well as linkages to policy and an arena for networking.
The call for papers has been issued and the call is open until 30th of March. Contributions are expected on the following themes:
- Improving quality of research and innovation content, process and practice
- Enhancing efficacy and socio-economic impact of research and innovation
- Ensuring effectiveness of research and innovation policy
- Securing efficient R&D human capital
In addition, the summit features a long list of invited speakers, including: