Publié le 8 janvier 2024 Mis à jour le 22 mars 2024

du 1 juillet 2024 au 5 juillet 2024


KID 2024
Knowledge Dynamics, Industry Evolution, Economic Development

1-5th July 2024, Nice, France

Thematic School InSHS CNRS and UniCAJEDI International Summer School

KID2024 offers students theoretical and empirical lectures on knowledge dynamics, industry evolution, and economic development. Following its tradition, the school aims at attracting students interested in studying a broad range of subjects such as the emergence and persistence of innovation, entrepreneurship, firms’ growth, corporate governance and performance, geographical agglomeration of industrial activities, economics of science, smart cities, and environmental innovation.
This year’s edition will devote particular attention to investigating the impact of AI (Artificial Intelligence) on the socio-economic context.
KID2024 is funded by CNRS, EUR ELMI - Université Côte d’Azur, EFELIA (3IA), and the PhD programme in Innovation for the Circular Economy - University of Torino. Over 11 years, KID has trained around 200 PhD students and postdocs. KID2024 is an action of Eurkind, a research network focusing on how knowledge, innovation, and development should be articulated for a better society in Europe.


KID2024 takes place in one of the most beautiful locations on the French Riviera: Hotel Saint Paul-Maison du Séminaire. Saint-Paul Hôtel La Maison du Séminaire, 29 Boulevard Franck Pilatte, 06300 Nice, France.


Benjamin F. Jones (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University)
Anthony Howell (Arizona State University)
Chiara Franzoni (Polytechnic of Milan)
Mariagrazia Squicciarini (UNESCO)
Pelin Demirel (Imperial College London)
Francesco Quatraro (University of Torino)
Simone Vannuccini (Université Cote d'Azur)
Lucile Sassatelli (Université Cote d'Azur)
Jackie Krafft (Université Côte d’Azur)
Marco Baudino (Université Côte d’Azur)
Cécile Cézanne (Université Côte d’Azur)
Michele Pezzoni (Université Côte d’Azur)

Participants' typical profile and school organization:

The school welcomes PhD students, postdocs, and early career researchers. Participants in the summer school will benefit from lectures by highly reputed international scholars. Lectures will cover theoretical and empirical subjects with particular emphasis on up-to-date statistical and econometric techniques. Participants are encouraged to present their work during dedicated student sessions. During these sessions, experts will discuss students’ work, providing constructive comments and suggesting possible publication strategies. The KID2024 prize will be awarded to the best paper presented during the student presentation sessions.

Applying to the summer school:

Ph.D. students, postdocs, and early career researchers willing to attend the summer school can apply by submitting here a unique PDF document including:

  • A short CV
  • A motivation letter for attending the summer school
  • A research proposal (maximum 5 pages) or a paper to present during the student presentation sessions.


Deadline for application: March 31, 2024
Notification of acceptance: May 2, 2024
Registration and accommodation fees can be paid from May 3 to June 3, 2024
Full paper submission: June 3, 2024

Participation fees:

Summer school fees for participants (600 euros) include registration to the summer school (access to all summer school lectures and presentations, 7 breaks, 4 lunches, 2 summer school dinners), and hotel accommodation at Saint Paul Hotel - Maison du Séminaire (4 nights, July 1-5, with breakfast included). 2 participants will share each hotel room. Fees can be paid only online by credit card. There are no fees for CNRS personnel (PhDs, Postdocs, researchers, engineers, technicians, and staff paid by CNRS).

Organization Committee:

Jackie Krafft, Marco Baudino, Cécile Cézanne, Sofia Patsali, Michele Pezzoni, Francesco Quatraro, Simone Vannuccini

Local organizing institutes:

GREDEG (UMR 7321), Université Côte d’Azur (UniCA) and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)

Information contact:

Du 1 juillet 2024 00:00 au 5 juillet 2024