Workshop on Designing Efficient Public Procurement Policies to Foster Technology Transfer and Develo (ISTANBUL 2010)
Venue: To be announced
|Event Date/Time: Oct 01, 2010||End Date/Time: Oct 02, 2010|
|Registration Date: Mar 01, 2010|
|Abstract Submission Date: Mar 01, 2010|
|Paper Submission Date: Aug 31, 2010|
Description of the Workshop
Developing countries, as a result of the nature of their development process and their insufficient infrastructure and superstructure stock, register high levels of imports of manufactured goods. To this date, various tools such as offset agreements have been used to acquire and transfer advanced technologies from developed countries to developing countries. This workshop aims to discuss the following theme:
â€¢What kind of strategies and policies can be developed in order to utilize this need for manufactured imports in a way that it contributes to technology transfer, absorption and development to developing countries?
A seminal research avenue, the workshop aims to discuss the topic by bringing together various selected researches and professionals.