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   Issues in neurotechnology governance
OECD - Science & Technology
24-May-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/c3256cc6-en

Governments, funders and companies around the world are making unprecedented investments in brain research and the development of neurotechnologies. This report provides a summary of main discussion points emerging from an expert consultation that aimed to identify and classify cutting-edge neurotec....
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   Gene editing for advanced therapies: Governance, policy and society
OECD - Science & Technology
24-May-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/8d39d84e-en

Recent breakthroughs in gene editing techniques have ushered in a new era for gene editing and health innovation. This report is the result of an expert meeting to explore the core scientific, legal, regulatory and societal challenges facing the responsible development and use of gene editing in som....
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   OECD biotechnology newsletter updates
OECD - Science & Technology
15-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/science/oecdbiotechnologynewsletterupdates.htm

Read our newsletter to stay up-to-date with all the latest OECD work on biotechnology.....
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   Genome Editing: Applications in Agriculture
OECD - Science & Technology
28-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/genome-editing-agriculture

The OECD Conference on Genome Editing: Applications in Agriculture – Implications for Health, Environment and Regulation will explore the regulatory considerations raised by genome edited products, with the aim to favour a coherent policy approach to facilitate innovation involving genome editing.....
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   OECD international survey of scientific authors
OECD - Science & Technology
10-Sep-2018
http://www.oecd.org/science/survey-of-scientific-authors.htm

This survey aims to collect information on the activities of scientific authors, from the underpinning research to its ultimate outcomes, covering the review, publication and dissemination processes. The OECD has launched a new phase to collect statistical evidence on the use of digital tools for sc....
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   Guide to blockchain technology and its use in the public sector
OECD - Innovation
20-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/innovation/innovative-government/oecd-guide-to-blockchain-technology-and-its-use-in-the-public-sector.htm

This guide aims to equip public servants with the necessary knowledge to understand what the Blockchain architecture is, the implications it could have on government services, and the opportunities and challenges governments may face as a result.....
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   Digital Government Review of Sweden
OECD - Innovation
5-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/innovation/digital-government/key-findings-digital-government-review-of-sweden-2018.htm

Key findings from the OECD report "Digital Government Review of Sweden: Enabling government as a platform through a data-driven public sector".....
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   Open and inclusive collaboration in science: A framework
OECD - Science & Technology
3-Apr-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/2dbff737-en

Digitalisation is fundamentally changing science and this paper lays out some of the opportunities, risks and major policy challenges associated with these changes. More specifically, it lays out a conceptual framework for open science which aims to help different communities to decide on their own ....
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   Consumer policy and the smart home
OECD - Innovation
5-Apr-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/e124c34a-en

Connected devices and appliances offer added convenience but also bring potential risks such as data privacy and cybersecurity threats, limitations on interoperability, complex supply chains and liability regimes, and product safety. Developing effective responses to the consumer protection issues t....
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   Report on statistics and indicators of biotechnology and nanotechnology
OECD - Science & Technology
27-Mar-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/3c70afa7-en

This paper provides a summary of trends and developments in biotechnology and nanotechnology over the last 20-25 years based on the longitudinal analyses of patents. It also introduces an experimental indicator which aims to visualise developments over time in each research area.....
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   Empowering women in the digital age: Where do we stand?
OECD - Science & Technology
14-Mar-2018
http://www.oecd.org/science/empowering-women-in-the-digital-age-brochure.pdf

New digital tools are empowering, and can serve to support a new source of inclusive global economic growth. Now is the time to take use the digital transformation to ensure it represents a leapfrog opportunity for women and a chance to build a more inclusive digital world. This brochure represents ....
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   Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2018
OECD - Innovation
11-Feb-2018
http://www.oecd.org/innovation/innovative-government/innovation2018.htm

Report identifies the global trends in government innovation and includes 10 in-depth case studies to illustrate the 3 key trends: identity, systems approaches and enablers, and inclusiveness and vulnerable populations.....
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   A portrait of innovative start-ups across countries
OECD - Science & Technology
9-Feb-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/f9ff02f4-en

This paper presents new cross-country descriptive evidence on innovative start-ups and related venture capital investments drawing upon Crunchbase, a new dataset that is unprecedented in terms of scope and comprehensiveness. The analysis employs a mix of different statistical techniques.....
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   A portrait of innovative start-ups across countries
OECD - Innovation
9-Feb-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/f9ff02f4-en

This paper presents new cross-country descriptive evidence on innovative start-ups and related venture capital investments drawing upon Crunchbase, a new dataset that is unprecedented in terms of scope and comprehensiveness. The analysis employs a mix of different statistical techniques.....
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   Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2018
OECD - Innovation
11-Feb-2018
http://www.oecd.org/innovation/innovative-government/innovation2018.htm

On 11 February 2018, OECD Secretary-General Ángel Gurría launched Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2018 at the World Government Summit in Dubai.....
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   OECD biotechnology newsletter updates
OECD - Science & Technology
21-Dec-2017
http://www.oecd.org/science/oecdbiotechnologynewsletterupdates.htm

Read our newsletter to stay up-to-date with all the latest OECD work on biotechnology.....
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   Strengthening the effectiveness and sustainability of international research infrastructures
OECD - Science & Technology
8-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/fa11a0e0-en

This report identifies the challenges faced by research infrastructure funders, managers and operators all along the various phases of the research infrastructures life cycle, presents practical solutions that have been found to be applicable in certain cases, and proposes a series of policy recomme....
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   Digital platforms for facilitating access to research infrastructures
OECD - Science & Technology
8-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/8288d208-en

This report analyses 8 case studies of digital platforms that collate information and provide services to promote broader access to, and more effective use of, research infrastructures. Despite considerable variety among the cases, a number of key issues are identified that can help guide policymake....
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   Open research agenda setting
OECD - Science & Technology
8-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/74edb6a8-en

This report analyses seven initiatives to engage citizens in the co-design of research agendas. Although cases varied considerably in their focus, geographic scale and overall aims and methodology, a number of consistent messages came through. The report includes 10 key observations or lessons learn....
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   Co-ordination and support of international research data networks
OECD - Science & Technology
8-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/e92fa89e-en

This report explores the challenges and enablers for the effective functioning of international research data networks. It analyses the diversity and complexity of these networks, and issues such as governance and funding in 32 cases. It includes a set of policy recommendations as a basis for buildi....
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   Business models for sustainable research data repositories
OECD - Science & Technology
6-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/302b12bb-en

This report explores the income streams, costs, value propositions, and business models for 48 research data repositories. It includes a set of recommendations designed to provide a framework for developing sustainable business models and to assist policy makers and funders in supporting repositorie....
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   Business models for sustainable research data repositories
OECD - Innovation
6-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/302b12bb-en

This report explores the income streams, costs, value propositions, and business models for 48 research data repositories. It includes a set of recommendations designed to provide a framework for developing sustainable business models and to assist policy makers and funders in supporting repositorie....
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   Physical-Chemical Properties of Nanomaterials: Evaluation of Methods Applied in the OECD-WPMN Testing Programme
OECD - Science & Technology
11-Feb-2016
http://www.oecd.org/officialdocuments/displaydocument/?cote=ENV/JM/MONO(2016)7&doclanguage=en

This new document focuses on the evaluation of test methods applied to determine the physico-chemical properties of different types of nanomaterials.....
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   Urgent research needed into risks from nanomaterials in household waste
OECD - Science & Technology
22-Feb-2016
http://www.oecd.org/science/urgent-research-needed-into-risks-from-nanomaterials-in-household-waste.htm

Urgent research is needed to assess the possible risks to human health and ecosystems from the ever-increasing amounts of engineered nanomaterials going into household waste and ending up in the environment, according to a new OECD report.....
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   OECD International survey of scientific authors
OECD - Science & Technology
3-Mar-2016
http://www.oecd.org/science/survey-of-scientific-authors.htm

This survey aims to collect information on the activities of scientific authors, from the underpinning research to its ultimate outcomes, covering the review, publication and dissemination processes. ....
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