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Message from the Education Directorate February 6, 2018 - 10:32am
Input from delegates February 6, 2018 - 10:28am

In the context of the preparations of 2019-20 Programme of Work and Budget (PWB), the Chair and Secretariat will present the draft 2019-20 PWB at the 112th Session of the CSTP. In particular, delegates are invited to discuss: what are the key themes for the PWB; the desired connections with other committees; the coherence of working parties' activities with CSTP orientations; the continuity of the CSTP work from the current to the next PWB. 

Discussion 2 February 5, 2018 - 11:33am
112th Session of the CSTP February 5, 2018 - 9:09am
Workshop: "Semantic analysis for innovation policy" February 6, 2018 - 1:16pm

Preliminary agenda

CSTP/TIP workshop (joint with France Stratégie) on “Boosting Knowledge Transfer between Science and Industry: New Models and Business Practices” February 5, 2018 - 8:07am

Preliminary agenda

Joint CSTP-GSF Workshop: Towards New Principles for Enhanced Access to Public Data for Science, Technology and Innovation February 7, 2018 - 11:25am

The objective of the Workshop is to distil an update on principles for access to data from public research by synthesising current knowledge about the key issues which resulted from a survey on the topic of open access to data in science, technology and innovation, based on the analysis of responses to a questionnaire regarding current usage and future needs concerning policies for open access to data.

Discussion on the PWB 2019-20 February 5, 2018 - 10:47am

This is a discussion on the PWB 2019-20

HTML5 StatTrends test January 30, 2018 - 11:23am
NEW: OECD statistical Definitions of Biotechnology and Nanotechnology January 23, 2018 - 11:32am

Follow this link to download a copy of the 'Revised proposal for the revision of the statistical definitions of biotechnology and nanotechnologyOECD Science, Technology and Industry Working Papers 2018/01 (by Steffi Friedrichs, Brigi

OECD Digital Economy Outlook 2017 January 19, 2018 - 5:18am

Published last October, the Digital Economy Outlook looks at policy implications of the digital transformation and shows how Internet infrastructure and usage vary across countries and firms in the OECD area.

A summary is also available in 26 languages at:

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2017: The Digital Transformation January 19, 2018 - 5:15am

Released in November, the STI Scoreboard 2017 draws on the latest internationally comparable data to show how the digital transformation affects science, innovation, the economy and the way people work and live.

A summary is also available in 26 languages at:

Presentations TIP@50 December 11, 2017 - 6:13am
Presentation for the OECD Committee for Scientific and Technological Policy (October 2017) November 24, 2017 - 11:31am
3rd Expert Group Meeting November 22, 2017 - 8:56am
6th BNCT Meeting 30 Nov - 1 Dec 2017 November 15, 2017 - 9:53am

Dear BNCT Delegates,

We look forward to welcoming you to Paris on November 30 for the 6th meeting of the BNCT Working Party. The meeting represents a kind of watershed: a meeting of past, present and future. Our Working Party has released seven reports since the last meeting, in broad range of areas including bioeconomy, microbiome, marine biotechnology, neurotechnology and statistics. We will strategise about what we can do to heighten the impact of this work. We will discuss ways to strengthen current projects and lay out the future programme of the Working Party. See you soon!

Frascati Manual R&D and the System of National Accounts November 10, 2017 - 6:16am

This paper looks at the Frascati Manual 2015 (FM) framework for Research and Development (R&D) statistics and the System of National Accounts (SNA) framework of comprehensive economic accounts - giving an overview of their shared history, analysing their approaches to measuring R&D following the introduction of R&D assets in the 2008 SNA, and highlighting changes in the latest FM which can help value and allocate these assets.

Trust in peer platform markets: Consumer survey findings November 10, 2017 - 6:15am

Following up on a 2016 report exploring issues related to protecting consumers in peer platform markets, the OECD Committee on Consumer Policy conducted an online survey of 10 000 consumers across 10 OECD member countries in order to better understand the role and drivers of consumer trust in PPMs. This report discusses the findings.

Investing in innovation and skills: Thriving in global value chains November 10, 2017 - 6:14am

This paper synthesises the main policy implications of OECD work focusing on the interplay between participation and positioning in global value chains (GVCs), employment demand and supply, and workforce skills endowment.

OECD Digital Economy Outlook 2017 November 10, 2017 - 6:08am

With its potential to galvanise economies, digital transformation is now high on the global agenda.

Released on 11 October, the Digital Economy Outlook 2017 provides new data and insights on the digital transformation.

It offers an overview of policy and regulation as well as trends in access and connectivity, ICT usage and skills, innovation, applications and transformation, and digital risk and trust. It also explores the opportunities and challenges raised by artificial intelligence and blockchain.