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    LA-STIP meeting: Nov 3rd with Osvaldo Urzúa

    Dear friends, This is a reminder of our next session, which will take place on Tuesday November 3rd at 18.00 (GMT). Please, join the Zoom session using the following link: https://universityofsussex.zoom.us/j/96879813751 We have the pleasure to have Osvaldo Urzua joining us in this session (please, see his detailed bio attached). Osvaldo has a remarkable trajectory, including more than 10 years working at BHP, playing leading positions at operations and corporate levels (Santiago-Chile, Antofagasta-Chile, Melbourne-Australia and Perth-Australia), including Head of Government Relations of BHP America and Head of Corporate Affairs of Minera Escondida (the largest world copper mine).  Osvaldo's talk is titled "From supplier development in the private sector to a national mining strategy for the 21st century:…

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    Call for contributions to a Special Issue for Innovation and Development

    "Freeman projected into the future of innovation and development studies" Purpose of the call: Contribute to the celebration of Christopher Freeman 100th birthday anniversary in 2021 This call is directed to young PhDs and advanced PhD students, working on issues of innovation and development from diverse perspectives Context and relevance of the call: Chris Freeman is an intellectual who deeply influenced our way of understanding the complex interplay between science, technology, production, innovation and development. While analysing the events of his time, he proposed theoretical –as well as normative- approaches of general scope. It is our contention that studying Freeman is a must for the young generation of scholars that…