Based on the first RISIS project from 2014-2018, RISIS goes on given the high interest on RISIS datasets and their integration. RISIS2 has started in 2019 and provides ongoing access to the existing RISIS datasets:

RISIS2 Project Website

The SMS platform and the data store remain accessible:

SMS Platform

This project is funded by the European Union under the Seventh Framework Programme Grant Agreement n°313082
European Union


UPDATES March 2017: CIB

CIB (Corporate Innovation Board) is a database that includes the patent portfolios of the largest corporate R&D investors worldwide (more than 2000 industrial firms from all industrial sectors). One of the strength of this database relates to the fact that it is built using a consolidated perimeter for the firms (based on information from the Orbis financial database, produced by Bureau van Dijk) and thus collects the patent portfolios of all the entities of the…

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Update: Latest news from our Datasets

Over the next two weeks we will be sharing news of the latest developments across the RISIS datasets. From portals that have just recently been launched, to more well established databases, there is much work continuing to improve usability, access and interoperability. If you would like more information on a particular dataset, or on the RISIS project more generally, please do not hesitate to contact us. And don't forget that there is regular training available…

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Introducing RISIS datasets portal

The Datasets portal  provides access to a set of RISIS datasets  free of charge. The access is offered through a two-step process:     i) Accreditation: researchers need to register and agree on the conditions of use (good use of data, authorship, mentions to the RISIS project, agreement of posting results and aggregated datasets produced on RISIS website) via signing a charter of good use.     ii) Selection: researchers need to proposes a project (200 words proposal) based upon the…

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Introducing SMS Platform

Goal of the Platform Up to now, STI studies are either rich but small scale (qualitative case studies) or large scale and under-complex – because they generally use only a single dataset like Patstat, Scopus, WoS, OECD STI indicators, etc., and therefore deploying only a few variables – determined by the data available. However, progress in the STI research field depends in our view on the ability to do large-scale studies with often many variables specified…

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