Science Business Society Dialogue Conference: Strengthening the Science Business Society Dialogue in the SADC Region

Academy of Science of South Africa (2016)



The conference explored various topics in the area of Science-Business Dialogue. These included: early stakeholder involvement; innovative funding options; international perspectives on science-business linkages; intellectual popery rights and technology transfer; and youth and gender perspective on science-business dialogue and innovation. The conference was attended by delegates representing science, business and policymakers from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and also from other African countries and Europe.