Digital Transformation Award



8th GIORGIO ROTA Best Paper Award - Researchers born after December 31st, 1985 are invited to participate by submitting high-quality scientific papers (a maximum of two papers per candidate) on the subject: Digital transformation. Analysis of economic impact and potential. The authors of the 3 best papers will be awarded

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Topics of interest include: • the conceptualisation of the digital transformation in the context of the “fourth industrial revolution” paradigm; • the impacts of the digital technologies on the competitiveness of national and regional industrial systems; • the fields of digital innovation (products, processes, business models, organisations, networks); • the effects of the digitalisation on the labour market and the job quality; • opportunities and contradictions of the digital society; • digital competences versus competences for the digital; • supportive digital innovation ecosystems For further information please visit our website or contact us below.


1.500 Euros (gross) per paper

You must be studying in one of the following countries:



20th March

You must be from one of the following countries:


Number of Awards


You must be studying one of the following:

Architecture & Design, Business/Management, Cultural Studies, Public Administration, Finance, Economics, History, Political Science, Accounting, Geography and Sociology


The participation of the winners to the GR conference in Turin (Italy) in May is mandatory. The Centro Einaudi will also refund up to a maximum of 1.000 Euros for travel/accomodation expenses to Turin, depending on the place of origin (one author for each paper).

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