September 5-8 th, 2018, Nice  


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SEPTEMBER 5 (Wednesday) Pre-conference

10:00                Registration (Main Hall SJA2)

15:00-17:00     EAEPE Council meeting (Council members only, Meeting Room SCI)


SEPTEMBER 6 (Thursday)

08:30                Registration (Main Hall SJA2)

09:30-12:30     General EAEPE Meeting (Amphi 4)

12:30-14:00     Lunch Break

14:00-16:00     Plenary session: Welcome. Keynote by Giovanni DosiOn the institutional drivers of economic     evolution: The case of de-unionization and the productivity slowdown’

16:30-16:30     Coffee break

16:30-18:30     Parallel sessions

19:00                Welcome Drink at the “Castel Plage”


SEPTEMBER 7 (Friday)

09:00- 11:00    Parallel sessions

11:00-11:30     Coffee break

11:30-13:00     Plenary session: with Frank Ackerman,  Massimo Tavoni, Stefano Battiston  ‘Advances on climate-finance’

13:00-14:00     Lunch Break

14:00-16:00     Parallel sessions

16:00-16:30     Coffee break

16:30-17:30     Plenary session: Maria SavonaInnovation, employment and inequalities’

17:30-19:30    Parallel sessions

20:30               Gala Dinner at LE NEGRESCO (registered participants only)

SEPTEMBER 8 (Saturday)

 09:00-11:00    Parallel sessions

11:00-11:20    Coffee break

11:20-13:10    Plenary session: with Uwe Cantner, Giovanni Dosi, Wolfram Elsner, Pavel Pelikan, Maria Savona ‘Evolutionary foundations’

13:10-14:00     Lunch break

14:00-16:00     Parallel sessions

16:00-16:30     Coffee break

16:30-18:30     Parallel sessions

18:30-19:00     Closing Address


GENERAL INFORMATION for participants

The registration desk is the lobby hall of the conference venue (main hall). It will be opened all day long

Attendants will receive a name tag at the desk.

Only those with name tags are allowed to be served with lunch and dinner receptions.


Certificates of Attendance will be available after the conference. If you need the certificates, please let your name to the personnel at the desk.


Visitors from the eduroam-access institutions may establish a wireless connection using their own university’s eduroam credentials after selecting “eduroam” from SSID list.

All participants registered for the conference via the EAEPE website will receive a personal ID and password at the address indicated at the time of registration 48 hours before the start of the conference.


When the name of the chair for the session is not indicated in the program, the last speaker in each session is the chair of the session. If that person is not present, then the second-to-last speaker takes the role of the chair to start the session on time.-Session Chairs are expected to be in the assigned lecture room at least 5 minutes prior to the beginning of the session. The presentation time is around 20 minutes per paper. Q&A time is 8~10 minutes. A beam projector is available for the presentation.

Please, prepare suitable a presentation file (with a PDF reader or MS Office PowerPoint).


Please consult and coordinate with the chair.


Coffee breaks will be provided by the University campus catering.

The buffets will be provided by the Food for Life Society.

No dress code for Gala Dinner.

Thank you all for not wasting and for respecting the waste instructions.



 For security reasons, each participant's bag will be searched by a security team at the entrance of the Campus. Security agents will check your registration at the conference. So please

carry your passport or identity document with you.