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Invitation to the STI 2013 Berlin

10.07.2013
The Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ) cordially invites you today to the STI 2013---the 18th Science and Technology Indicators Conference! iFQ as a member of the European Network of Indicator Designers is proud to organize this international conference in the field of science and technology studies this year.

Under the heading "Translational twists and turns: Science as a socio-economic endeavor" the STI 2013 addresses questions of measuring scientific performance and its societal and economic impact. Which techniques, indicators, and benchmarks are appropriate for performance measurement and assessment, what is important when designing and applying them, and how do they affect rewarding and sanctioning in the science system?

80 international scholars selected by peer review are going to present their answers to these questions from September 4 to 6 in Berlin, Germany.

The key topics of the STI 2013 are:

-- University assessment, in particular, with regard to competitions for funding, rankings and ratings, benchmarking, performance-based funding systems, and evaluations;

-- Individual assessment, in particular, with regard to single scholars, the adequacy and the challenges of indicators and techniques taking into account special disciplinary standards;

-- Determining and measuring translation benefits of science.

The complete program is online now! Please visit: http://www.2013.sticonference.org.

** STI 2013 in details **

STI 2013 – 18th Science and Technology Indicators Conference
"Translational twists and turns: Science as a socio-economic endeavor"
organized under the auspice of the European Network of Indicator Designers (ENID)
hosted by the Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ)
supported by Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft, Elsevier und Thomson Reuters

http://www.2013.sticonference.org

September 4 – 6, 2013
Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW)
Markgrafenstrasse 38
10117 Berlin
Germany
** Registration **
-- Registration for participants:
Participation is subject to a fee. Register until July 12, 2013 to take advantage of the early bird fee!
-- Registration for journalists:
For accreditation please contact presse@forschungsinfo.de by refering to the press medium that you are working for.

Dr. André Lottmann | idw
Further information:
http://www.2013.sticonference.org

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