London, UK – Debate with Jeffrey Sachs and Carlota Perez on ‘Tackling Global Challenges through Mission Oriented Innovation’ at the RSA. Event website.
London, UK – Debate with Jeffrey Sachs and Carlota Perez on ‘Tackling Global Challenges through Mission Oriented Innovation’ at the RSA. Event website.
Edinburgh, UK – Keynote on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth: a new narrative on wealth creation’ at the University of Edinburgh’s Social Policy Seminar Series. Event website.
Berkeley, USA – Keynote on ‘Innovation policy: from fixing markets and systems to market making and shaping’ at the ICC Conference: Beyond Technological Innovation and Diffusion at the University of California. Event website.
Cambridge, UK – Keynote on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth: a new narrative on wealth creation’ at the Cambridge Public Policy Annual Lecture. Event website.
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg – Keynote at the GovSatCom Conference on European Defence and Security 2016. Event website.
London, UK – Speaking on ‘Industry Policy and Growth’ at the London School of Economics Growth Commission Evidence Session. Event website.
Vienna, Austria – Speaking on ‘The State as Enabler, Innovator, Investor’ at the 8th Global Drucker Forum 2016. Event website
Bristol, UK – Mariana Mazzucato on ‘Rethinking Capitalism’ at the Bristol Festival of Economics 2016. Event website.
London, UK – Speaking at the workshop organised by the Council of Economic Policies and the Bank of England. Event website.
Milan, Italy – Keynote on ‘Generating Innovation-Led Growth Economy’ at the World of Business Ideas Forum. Event website.
Oslo, Norway – Keynote on ‘The Entrepreneurial State and Inclusive Growth’ at the Virke, Enterprise Federation of Norway Annual Conference 2016. Event website.
Budapest, Hungary – Speaking on ‘Economics of Innovation’ at the Institute of New Economic Thinking (INET) Young Scholars Initiative (YSI) Plenary Piecing Together a Paradigm. Event website.
London, United Kingdom – Mariana Mazzucato and Michael Jacobs in conversation. Event website.
Falmer, United Kingdom – Jubilee Lecture Theatre. Speakers are Mariana Mazzucato, Michael Jacobs, Carlota Perez (LSE), Stephany Griffith-Jones (IPD, Columbia University), Steve McGuire (Head of School, BMEc), Andrea Cornwall (Head of School, Global Studies) and Melissa Leach (Director, IDS), jointly hosted by the Schools of Business, Management and Economics and Global Studies and by the Institute of Development Studies.
Event website. Storify. SPRU news story & audio recording.
Havana, Cuba – Keynote on ‘Innovation-Led Inclusive Growth’ at the opening ceremony of the 2nd International Congress of Economics, Accounting and Management (ECAD).
Berlin, Germany -Keynote to German SPD Business Conference with Economic and Energy Minister Sigmar Gabriel and an introduction by SPD Chairman Phillip Oppermann.
Brussels, Belgium – Speaking on ‘Research, innovation and competitiveness challenges’ at the Energy Union’s Integrated Research, Innovation and Competitiveness Strategy High-Level Stakeholder event on how best to support the EU’s jobs and growth agenda in the context of the Paris Agreement. Event website.
Brussels, Belgium – Keynote and presentation on ‘Rethinking Capitalism’ moderated by Kerstin Born, Centre for European Policy Studies with discussant Pawel Swieboda, European Commission , Deputy Head of the European Political Strategy Centre. Event website.
Liverpool, United Kingdom – Pullman Hotel. Speakers are Michael Jacobs, Vicky Pryce (Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) and Lord Stewart Wood, hosted by the Institute of Public Policy Research. Event website.
London, United Kingdom – Birkbeck Cinema. Mariana Mazzucato and Michael Jacobs in conversation with Will Hutton (Principal of Hertford College, Oxford, and Chair of the Big Innovation Centre), Deborah Mabbet (Professor of Public Policy, Birkbeck) and Andrew Gamble (Emeritus Professor of Politics at the University of Cambridge). Hosted by Political Quarterly.
Oxford, UK – Speaking on ‘A Green mission-Oriented Industrial Strategy’ at the BIEE Innovation and Disruption conference. Event website.
Madrid, Spain – Keynote on ‘Growth, innovation and the role of the state’ at the Spain Digital Economy Association Outthink conference. Event website.
London, UK – Keynote on ‘Creating and shaping a mission-oriented space economy’. Event website.
Alpbach, Austria – Speaking on ‘The State vs. the Entrepreneur’ and on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth – the Search for a New Theory of Wealth Creation’ at the European Forum Alpbach. Event website.
Montreal, Canada – Speaking on ‘Innovation Policy: From market and system fixing to market creating’ at the 16th Congress of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society Conference. Event website.
Brighton, UK – Keynote on ‘Rethinking the public-private ‘deal’ at the Institute of Development Studies 50th Conference on ‘States, Markets and Society’. Event website.
Helsinki, Finland – Keynote on ‘The entrepreneurial state – a new framework for innovation policy’ organised by Innovation Fund Sitra, Kalevi Sorsa and Tekes. Event website.
Aylesbury, UK – Keynote at the Wealth Conference organised by the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford and co-hosted by The Rothschild Foundation and Citi. Event website.
Lund, Sweden – Keynote address to EU-SPRI Conference, ‘Exploring New Avenues for Innovation and Research Policies’ organised by Lund University. Event website.
Brussels, Belgium – Keynote on ‘The Entrepreneurial State: socialising risks & rewards’. Event Programme
Paris, France – Mazzucato addressed 20 ESA Ministers, with a keynote on the implications for the Entrepreneurial State on the future of Space policy.
London, United Kingdom – Panel for the Transforming Finance conference on ‘Making finance work for us’. Event Website
Maastricht, Netherlands – Professor Mazzucato’s lecture “The Entrepreneurial State: Who made your phone smart?”
Mariana Mazzucato, Professorin an der Universität Sussex, über die essenzielle Rolle staatlicher Förderpolitik.
Berlin, Germany – Professor Mazzucato awarded the Hans Matthöfer Preis for Das Kapital des Staates, introduced by Deputy SPD Chairman Hubertus Heil. Read more
Leeuwarden, The Netherlands – Keynote on ‘The economics of innovation and the role of public and private entities’.
London, United Kingdom – Inaugural lecture for New Economics Series, ‘Economic Policy: from market fixing to market creating and shaping’.
London, United Kingdom – Keynote on Economic Policy: From Market Fixing to Market Making.
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London, United Kingdom – Speaker debating “What would TV look like without the BBC? Funding the future of public service television” alongside Greg Dyke, former BBC Director General, Lord Puttnam, former Deputy Chairman of Channel 4, Brian Eno and Toby Syfret, Enders Analysis.
Lagos, Nigeria – Keynote speaker for the 2015 Access Conference alongside speakers incl Steve Wozniak, Muhammad Yunus, Hans Rosling.
Turin, Italy – Professor Mazzucato will deliver the 2015 Einaudi Lecture at the Università degli Studi di Torino, with the title: ‘Lo Stato Innovatore: Keynes e Schumpeter, una convivenza possible?’
Barbican, London, UK – Keynote to the Michael Young Centenary Conference
London, UK – Panel for the Bank of England Open Forum on the subject: ‘How financial innovation and technology can support the economy’
Rome, Italy – Confindustria Conference, Keynote on “Politiche industriali e dell’innovazione per la crescita”.
New York, USA – Talk to mark the launch of the new US edition of The Entrepreneurial State: debunking public vs. private sector myths on ‘Innovation and inequality: public risks, private rewards’ followed by a discussion with Rana Foroohar, Assistant Managing Editor, Time Magazine and Mark Setterfield, Professor of Economics, The New School.
Event website Interview with Professor Mazzucato
New York, USA – Talk to mark the launch of the new American edition of ‘The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public Vs. Private Sector Myths’.
Moscow, Russia – Keynote on A Dangerous Myth: the Market
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada – Keynote to the 13th Canada Korea Forum, “Innovation and the New Canada-Korea Partnership”, hosted by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI).
Waterloo, Canada – Opening keynote address to the Waterloo Innovation Summit, a partnership between the University of Waterloo and Communitech. Other keynote speakers include Steve Blank and Salim Ismail.
Interview with Professor Mazzucato published ahead of the Summit
Brasilia, Brazil – Keynote, “Busting the myth of public versus private sector“, to the International Conference on the Role of the State in the 21st Century, organised by the Brazilian National School of Public Administration (ENAP) and the Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management (MP). Event website
SPRU, University of Sussex, UK – 25/28 August, Present paper on ‘Picking winners’ and socio-technical transitions: Theory and practice of targeted science, technology and innovation policies from an economics perspective’. Event website
Singapore – Professor Mazzucato visited Singapore at the invitation of the Government to meet senior Ministers and Officials, give a talk to the Government Research, Innovation and Enterprise Community and to speak at the Centre for Strategic Futures Foresight Conference 2015, “Global Cities in 2035 – Flows, Spaces and Flux” in a session entitled “Flows (1) – Innovation Capital and Wealth”, 7 – 9th July.
Milan, Italy – Professor Mazzucato was a keynote speaker at the event organised by the Fondazione Corriere Della Sera.
San Sebastian, Spain – Keynote to conference organised by San Sebastian City Council Economic Development Department.
Vienna, Austria – Professor Mazzucato delivers a lecture entitled, “The State and Innovation: a different narrative”. She is introduced by Austrian Minister for Transport, Innovation & Technology, Alois Stöger, Professor Anton Zeilinger, President of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and Professor Helga Nowotny, former President of the European Research Council. Professor Mazzucato’s lecture will be followed by a discussion with Professor Zeilinger and Klaus Pseiner, CEO of FFG, the Austrian Research Promotion Agency.
Vienna, Austria – Professor Mazzucato delivers a keynote lecture entitled, “Mission-Oriented Public Organisations: sharing the risks and the rewards.
Sao Paulo, Brazil – Professor Mazzucato will give a keynote address to the 6th Brazilian Congress of Industrial Innovation (CNI), organised by the Confederation of Brazilian Industry alongside Elisabeth Reynolds, Executive Director of the Industrial Performance Centre, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). A subsequent panel discussion will include Luciano Coutinho, President of the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES), Luis Fernandes, President of the Brazilian Innovation Agency (FINEP), Gerson Valencia Pinto, President of the National Association for the Research and Development of Innovative Companies. Watch the keynote
New York, USA – Speaking at the Columbia Law School on a panel chaired by Stephanie Kelton, Chief Economist, US Senate Budget Committee, alongside Saule Amarova, Professor of Law, Cornell Law School and James Baller, President, Baller, Herbe, Stokes and Lide.
New York, USA – Presentation at Columbia University on “The Role of Government in Innovation” with a response from Professor Richard Nelson, Director, Program on Science, Technology and Global Development, Columbia Earth Institute as part of a World Economic Forum Workshop on Decoding the Complexity of Innovation.
Dublin, Ireland – NERI Annual Lecture to be given by Mariana Mazzucato at the Nevin Economic Research Institute.
Bath, United Kingdom – Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath: Public Lecture on Economic Policy: From fixing markets to market making.
Lisbon, Portugal – Discussion centred on ‘O Estado Empreendedor’, alongside Head of Portuguese Socialist Party, Antonio Costa.
Washington D.C., USA – Talk at The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation on “The Innovative State: Governments Should Make Markets, Not Just Fix Them” alongside Robert Atkinson (President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation), Sid Winter (Deloitte and Touche Professor Emeritus of Management, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania) and William Janeway (Senior Advisor, Warburg Pincus).
The Hague, The Netherlands – Lecture at the PBL Academy, Environment Assessment Agency. Event website.
Villa d’Este, Italy – Keynote on “Financing Innovation and Growth”, The European House – Ambrosetti workshop on “The Outlook for the Economy and Finance”.
London, United Kingdom – Debating “Should Government provide a digital platform or should it be the digital platform?,” with Mike Bracken, Exectuive Director of Digital, The Cabinet Office, Tom Baker, Development Director, BT Global Service,s Professor Helen Margetts, Director, Oxford Internet Institute and chaired by Chi Onwurah, Shadow Cabinet Minister
London, United Kingdom – Speaking on a panel debating “How do we sustain the UK as a world-leading knowledge economy?” alongside Dame Helen Alexander, Chairman of the Port of London Authority and Chancellor of the University of Southampton; Professor Dame Ann Dowling, President of the Royal Academy of Engineering; Professor Alice Gast, President of Imperial College London; and Marianne Hinson, Head of Aerodynamic Design and Technology at McLaren F1 Racing. Event website
London, United Kingdom – Professor Mazzucato is speaking at the launch of a new book, “The Politics of Green Transformations” (Routledge) to which she has contributed a chapter, The Green Entreprenurial State.
Toronto, Canada – Keynote to the Broadbent Institute “Courageous Bets and Equitable Returns: Public Investment in Innovation.”
London, UK – Keynote on “The Economics of Innovation” for the UK Financial Times conference Innovate 2014.
Pisa, Italy – Keynote to this conference organised by the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and supported by the Institute for New Economic Thinking. Event website.
Emmanuel Centre, London, UK – Professor Mazzucato will deliver the inaugural lecture as winner of the New Statesman SPERI prize in political economy for her work on smart growth and the entrepreneurial state. Tickets are free but places are limited. Book here.
Berlin, Germany – Official launch of Das Kapital Des Staates: Eine andere Geschichte von Innovation und Wachstum at Urania in Berlin, chaired by Caspar Dohmen.
London, UK – Keynote for the leading, multi-sector, networking, conference and exhibition event for business, organised by the Innovate UK: Technology Strategy Board. Event website.
Washington DC, USA – The conference is organised by Joseph Stiglitz with the Foundation for European Progressive Studies and Initiative for Policy Dialogue in collaboration with Brookings Institution.
Rome, Italy – Keynote address to the Maker Faire – a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Event website
Manchester, UK – Mazzucato is speaking at an event led by Chuka Umunna, Shadow Business Minister, to discuss the ideas raised in the Policy Exchange book he edited, and to which she contributed a chapter, “Owning the Future. How Britain Can Make it in a Fast Changing World”.
Banff, Canada – Keynote speech to the forum “Economic and Social Order: Evolution or Revolution?”.
New York, USA – Governments around the world have made it a priority to spark entrepreneurship and innovation- led growth. But there is little consensus about how governments and the private sector can best work together to bring about such growth. At this conference, we are linking science, business and policy-making by exploring the role of governments and the private sector in financing innovation.
Rome, Italy – Stato, mercato, industria e occupazione in Europa: una riflessione a partire dal libro “Lo Stato Innovatore” di Mariana Mazzucato.
Trento, Italy – Keynote by Mazzucato titled “Public or Private: Where do Great Innovations Come From?”
Copenhagen, Denmark – Mazzucato gave a keynote presentation on her book “The Entrepreneurial State”.
Toronto, Canada – Mazzucato is speaking in a plenary on “Innovation: Do Private Returns Produce the Social Returns We Need?” at INET‘s annual conference. (including Peter Theil and Erik Brynjolffsson).
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato gave a talk on the relationship between the State and the Market.
Ottawa, Canada – Keynote talk at the Broadbent Institutes’ Progress Summit.
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Rome, Italy – Mazzucato is a keynote speaker for the conference “What Europe Stands For – Growth, jobs and rights: will the European Union rise to the occasion?”.
Brussels, Belgium – Keynote talk at the Innovation Convention 2014, organised by the EC Innovation Union.
London, UK – Mazzucato is one of the panel members for the Royal Society of Arts’ event.
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Brighton, UK – Mazzucato will give the inaugural lecture “Risks and rewards: Building ‘symbiotic’ (vs parasitic) innovation ‘eco-systems’ “
Washington DC, USA – Mazzucato gave a keynote presentation on her book “The Entrepreneurial State”. Websitream
Washington DC, USA -Keynote to ARPA-E on The Entrepreneurial State and green growth.
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Washington DC, USA – Mazzucato spoke at the World Bank conference “Making Growth Happen: Implementing Policies for Competitive Industries”
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato delivered a public lecture at the London School of Economics on the limits of the market failure framework to understand the role of the public sector in the economy. The talk will reflect on how to develop symbiotic (not parasitic) public-private partnerships and how to judge the performance of state intervention beyond the crowding out/in framework. The event will be chaired by Professor Danny Quah.
Ferrara, Italy – Mazzucato spoke in the section “La finanza contro i cittadini” at the Festival Internazionale.
Seville, Spain – Mazzucato gave keynote at the 4th European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation: “Financing R&D and Innovation for corporate growth in the EU: Strategies, Drivers and Barriers” (CONCORDi-2013). The European Commission’s Conferences on Corporate R&D and Innovation aim to link science and policy making by being structured around policy relevant questions, thus addressing the community of researchers, practitioners, industrialists, and policy-makers.
Brighton, UK – Mazzucato spoke at the Big Innovation Centre event at the Labour Party Conference. The event will look at the potential of new types of banking business models which will aim to remove the structural barriers in our economy as well as the opportunity for business accelerator initiatives to build truly supportive environments around small innovative companies.
Brighton, UK – Mazzucato spoke at the Nesta event on innovation and economic growth at the Labour Party Conference.
Brighton, UK – Mazzucato spoke at the High Pay Centre event at the Labour Party Conference. Focusing on executive pay specifically. The discussion will be asking why the current system of executive remuneration needs to change based on lessons we have learnt around the pay debate this year, who is responsible for affecting that change and what changes might need to be introduced.
Brussels, Belgium – Mazzucato talked in the 2nd session on the subject of Financing innovation and growth in Europe at the conference Call to Europe III – Beyond austerity: building European solidarity.
Dalian, China – Mazzucato was a speaker for three separate events at the World Economic Forum’s Annual meeting of the New Champions.
Beijing, China – Mazzucato gave a seminar at Tsinghua University on the main themes in her new book “The Entrepreneurial State; debunking public vs. private sector myths”.
Beijing, China – Mazzucato gave a talk on the work on “The Entrepreneurial State; debunking public vs. private sector myths” at the Chinese Academy of Science and Techonology for Development(CASTED).
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato presented her case for the Entrepreneurial State at Cipfa’s annual conference in the session A Job for the Next Generation, speaking alongside Lord Heseltine. Also speaking on that day Jaki Salisbury, John Pienaar, Lord Sutherland and Anand Shukla.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was an invited speaker alongside Chris Giles (FT), Lord Adonis (Advisor to Labour’s policy review), Stephen Crisp (director of Global Government Affairs, Jaguar Land Rover) and David Skelton (former deputy director 2011-2013, Policy Exchange) at the Policy Exchange Event Industrial Policy Series: Creating conditions for regional growth. Prof Mazzucato also presented her book the Entrepreneurial State following the event.
London, United Kingdom – The London launch of Mazzucato’s book The Entrepreneurial State, took place at Waterstone’s economist bookshop. The book was number two in the store’s bestseller chart for that week, and they were already down to their last copy! The event started with drinks and a signing followed by an intro from the publisher plus speeches from Mariana and Lord Adonis.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Mazzucato spoke on the subject of State Investment Banks andthe Entrepreneurial State and presented a paper with Caetano Penna at the conference on Financial Institutions for Innovation and Development.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom – Mazzucato will be a keynote speaker for the TED Global 2013 event in the session called “Money Talks”.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato presented her work on ‘Reforming Finance for Creative Destruction not Destructive Creation’ in the Plenary session for the “Transforming Finance” conference.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was a panel member at the parliamentary debate titled “International Corporate Tax Avoidance”.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was a speaker at the parliamentary debate on the key drivers of the UK’s innovation system, titled “Which contributes more to British innovation –research tax credits or universities?“.
Aalborg, Denmark – Mazzucato gave the keynote lecture at the 2nd Lundvall Symposium on: Challenges for Europe in a New Age.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Mazzucato’s lecture on ‘Challenges for the Entrepreneurial State’ helped kick off the new SPIDER-WEB graduate school on Innovation, Policy and Development.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the discussion panel members in the section “What kind of private sector do we need?” of the Labour Party Policy Review in December 2012.
London, United Kingdom – This Policy Network event gravitated around Mazzucato’s presentation of the paper she wrote in collaboration with Prof Lazonick “The Risk-Reward Nexus in the Innovation-Inequality Relationship“. The debate was chaired by Roger Liddle and featured responses by Chuka Umunna, Dan Corry and Robin Murray.
Brussels, Belgium – Mazzucato presented the section ‘reforming finance’ of the i4g Policy Brief during the workshop “Relation of research & innovation with smart, sustainable and inclusive growth”.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the panel members in a debate aimed at analysing the concept and role of Innovation. The panel comprised eight influential and respected figures from the worlds of science, technology, medicine, engineering, education, government, industry and the media.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the panel members of the Carbon Trust annual debate “Is Europe falling behind other world leaders in green growth?“.
Amsterdam, Holland – Mazzucato delivered the presentation “The Entrepreneurial State: moving beyond ‘digging ditches’ and fixing market failures” in the symposium “Science for Society: How?” hosted at the Dutch Royal Academy (KNAW).
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato delivered a keynote address at the seminar “The ‘Strategy for UK Life Sciences’ one year on – challenges for innovation and growth in biomedical and healthcare sciences“. The event was chaired by the Rt Hon Paul Goggins MP, with other speakers including George Freeman MP, then Adviser on Life Sciences to Rt Hon David Willetts MP.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the speakers for the event “Financing Innovation”, hosted by the Royal Academy of Engineering, where she spoke in the segment dedicated to the role of the European Union in financing Innovation.
Ferrara, Italy – Mazzucato gave the talk “Opportunities during the Crisis” at the Internazionale Festival.
Manchester, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the 3 speakers for the Policy Network fringe “Labour Party Conference Growth and innovation, but for what?“.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato gave the presentation “The State as market-maker and shaper” at the Future Industry Forum event in London.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the speakers for the Policy Network event “The quest for growth: ideas for a new political economy and a more responsible capitalism”, a whole day conference to debate how Britain can develop policies that could support growth both in the short and long term against the background of a difficult economic and financial situation.
Rome, Italy – Mazzucato was one of the panel members for the event East Forum 2012, which aimed to discuss the challenge of economic growth and new approaches to industrial policy.
The event page can be viewed here.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was a speaker for the event “After Austerity: where next for the UK economy?”.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was invited as panel member for this summit, that aimed to discuss, among other things, the future of the eurozone and a blueprint for closer integration between its members.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was a keynote speaker for one of the seminars organised by the Rt Hon Lord Heseltine for his Review on UK Competitiveness. Her work on The Entrepreneurial State and her presentation ‘The Division of Innovative Labour and the Risk-Reward Nexus‘ provided key inputs for the final report ‘No Stone Unturned‘, launched on October 31st.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the panel members for the event “Science Question Time – Growth”, hosted in the Institute of Physics in London.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato was one of the panel members for the seventh Science Question Time event, run by CaSE. The panel discussed the concept of economic growth, and how science and innovation can help to deliver it.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Mazzucato participated in the event as one of the Ford Foundation grantees and was part of the discussion panel in the session “Financing of Innovation in Brazil” of the Minds/Ford Foundation workshop “Financial Institutions For Innovation And Development: The Cases of Brazil and India”.
Brussels, Belgium – Mazzucato was the guest speaker for the fourth edition of series ‘It’s the Economy, Stupid!’, hosted by deBuren in Brussels, where she argued that the role of the state in economic growth and innovation is systematically underestimated, a point of view she expanded on in publications such as the recently published pamphlet The Entrepreneurial State.
Port of Tyne, United Kingdom – Mazzucato presented her work on Finance and Innovation Growth and her pamphlet The Entrepreneurial State for a discussion on “How do we mobilise assets and capabilities for Innovation?” at the IPPR North Commission meeting.
Brussels, Belgium – Mazzucato contributed to the second meeting of the i4g (Innovation for Growth) group, of which she is a member, held in Brussels.
Brussels, Belgium – Horizon 2020 is the EU´s framework programme for research and innovation. This conference explored how EU funding can promote economically and socially sustainable innovation models with the aim of more openness, easier accessibility and higher result-oriented efficiency. The conference examined what it means to treat knowledge as a public good in policy making and how this should affect future EU funding schemes for research and innovation.
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato gave the presentation “Innovation policy: the limits of the ‘market failure’ view of government intervention. Lessons for the UK” and talked about her recent publication The Entrepreneurial State.
Brussels, Belgium – Mazzucato was invited to present at the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation seminar. She spoke about the role of the member states and the EU for innovation policy. The seminar was attended by representatives from the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation.
Bordeaux, France – At the workshop on “The Trends in Income Inequality” Mazzucato and Prof. Lazonick presented a paper entitled “Innovation, Inequalities and the Risk-Reward Nexus”. The workshop was organised by the University of Bordeaux. The programme can be viewed here.
Stuttgart, Germany – Mazzucato was invited to the Lisbon Civic Forum 2010 to present FINNOV project findings and policy recommendations that will be published in 2012 in the paper entitled “Innovation and Economic/Financial Performance: Recent Results and Questions for Future Research”.
Aalborg, Denmark – The 13th Conference of the International Schumpeter Society took place at Aalborg Congress and Culture Centre in Aalborg, Denmark. The title of the conference was “Innovation, Organisation, Sustainability and Crises”. Mazzucato chaired the Parallel Session A1: Finance and Innovation on 21st June and presented two papers: “Innovation and Stock Price Volatility” and “Innovation and Firm Growth: Is R&D worth it?“.