Global Value Chains:

Global & Local Integration


(February 16-18, 2015)




    A Collaborative Interdisciplinary Global Partnership Network Workshop, University of Surrey, University of Sao Paolo.

     

     

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    OPEN SESSIONS PRESENTATIONS


    Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - ‘Cluster Policies and Cluster Effects’

    Moderator: Eduardo Armando

    9:30-10:00 Welcome and Introduction of the Workshop - Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey

    10:00-11:00 The European Cluster Stage – Overview of European Policy Initiatives and Outcomes
    Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey

    11.00-12.00 Impact Evaluation of SME Programs in Brazil - Assessing Programs Impacts at Firm Level
    Jose Claudio Linhares Pires, Inter-American Development Bank


    Wednesday, 18 February 2015 - Internationalisation and Competitiveness – Research at BCNED
    Moderator: Jose Claudio Linhares Pires

    9:30-10:00 Competitive vs. Comparative Advantage - Porter and the Gaps in the Literature
    Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey

    10:00-11:00 The European Cluster Stage – Overview of European Policy Initiatives and Outcomes
    Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey

    11.00-12.00 Impact Evaluation of SME Programs in Brazil - Assessing Programs Impacts at Firm Level
    Jose Claudio Linhares Pires, Inter-American Development Bank


    Friday, 20 February 2015 – ‘Research Developments in Business Clusters Connectivity and Global Value Networks’
    Moderator: Joao Mauricio Gama Boaventura

    9:30-10:00 Mapping Distribution and Concentration of Capabilities and Value Added Along the Global Value Chains
    Emanuela Todeva, University of Surrey

    10:00-11:00 Comparative analysis of the connection to Industry Global Value Chains: Clusters in Southeast England and São Paulo, Brazil
    Eduardo Armando, University of Sao Paolo

    11.00-12.00 GVC and Their Analysis Within the Context of S3
    Louis Brennan, Trinity College, Dublin

    13.30-14.30 Value Chains and Smart Specialisation in Europe
    Ruslan Rakhmatullin, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe