SSH Impact Conference Follow Up!

A national event – following the successfully held Austrian Presidency of the EU Council Conference on ‘Impact of Social Sciences and Humanities for a European Research Agenda – Valuation of SSH in mission-oriented research‘ in November 2018 – is scheduled on 8 March 2019 in Vienna. Austrian representatives in Committees Read more…

Research film wins impact award

A background story about the video than won a price during the SSH Impact Conference in Vienna The award-winning film, GlobalCommunities: Our City, Our Say, follows the story of how research in social sciences is making a profound impact on the accessibility and maintenance of electricity infrastructure in Ghana.The video was Read more…

Impact Re-Loaded

“Impact Re-loaded“ is the title of a concept note, drafted by the Chair of the Scientific Committee, Ms. Helga Nowotny together with Thomas König (IHS) and Klaus Schuch (ZSI). The document, focusing on how “impact” of SSH can be understood in a broader and non-defensive way, could and should be Read more…

Call for videos

CALL FOR VIDEOS IS CLOSED! Thank you for the overwhelming submission of videos. We highly appreciate this. The contributions have been submitted to the review process. We invite researchers and research support services to submit videos showcasing positive and/or negative, but instructive outcome and impact stories resulting from SSH and Read more…

Call for papers and posters!

The call asks for policy-oriented academic and practice-oriented contributions (extended abstracts and/or posters) addressing one of the three major thematic pillars of the conference: Valuation Pathways Structures & Policies Assessing Impact All received contributions (extended abstracts, posters) will be peer reviewed and selected by the members of the Scientific Committee. Read more…

SAVE THE DATE!

Impact of Social Sciences and Humanities for a European Research Agenda – Valuation of SSH in mission-oriented research Official Austrian EU Council Presidency Conference 28-29 November 2018, Vienna, Austria Background and goals The purpose of the conference is to bring valuation (i.e. the provision of added value through SSH) and Read more…