2022 Eu-SPRI Early Career Conference (ECC) “Rethinking innovation policy: Creating resilience in times of uncertainty” Manchester (UK), 9–10 May 2022.

The 2022 Eu-SPRI Early Career Conference (ECC) entitled “Rethinking innovation policy: Creating resilience in times of uncertainty” will take place in Manchester (UK), 9–10 May 2022. We invite PhD candidates, post-doctoral and early career researchers to share and discuss their scientific contributions to Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) policies for forward-looking transformations. Participants in the fields of innovation studies, sociology, economics, political science, geography, and public policy are encouraged to submit.
This ECC is an opportunity to discuss the current challenges and opportunities of new approaches for STI policies from theoretical and empirical perspectives and to interrogate how these can be mobilised to fulfil a more ambitious policy agenda. The conference will consist of paper presentations and keynote talks by Pedro Marques (INGENIO) and Iris Wanzenböck (Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development)Extended abstracts (800-1000 words) shall be emailed no later than 28 February 2022 to Dr. Mayra Morales Tirado: mayra.moralestirado@manchester.ac.uk .
Mode details and key information are available attached and on the event webpage: https://euspri-forum.eu/2022-eu-spri-ecc/
Please draw attention to the advert to any colleagues who may be interested and share it with your network!
Looking forward to your submissions, 
The ECC Organizing Committee