Publications

Advies
03-03-2021
In 2021, VARIO will work around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations. With this first advice, VARIO wants to draw attention to the high relevance of the SDGs for science, innovation and entrepreneurship policy. The advisory report is based on a series of facts &...
Advies
29-01-2021
VARIO was asked by the Flemish Minister of Innovation, Hilde Crevits, for a starting note with possible scenarios for involving citizens, individually or organized, in science and innovation policy. Based on this initial note, the minister wants to start a dialogue to arrive at a supported vision...
Advies
27-08-2020
On July 13, VARIO received a request for advice from Flemish Minister of Education Ben Weyts on the concept note "Educational load units of the university colleges: evaluation and growth path in a multi-annual perspective". VARIO agrees with the proposed vision and step-by-step plan in the concept...
Advies
17-07-2020
In line with the VARIO-Memorandum, the Flemish Government has set itself the goal of connecting Flanders with the top-five of most innovative knowledge regions and countries in Europe. In this context, VARIO presents Advice 14 'Towards the top of knowledge and innovation regions in 2030' to...
Advies
17-07-2020
At the request of Minister-President of the Flemish government Jan Jambon and Flemish Minister for Economy and Innovation Hilde Crevits, VARIO composed a set of strategic policy indicators. This set allows to monitor Flanders' performance in the field of science and innovation in an objective and...