Salil Gunashekar

Salil Gunashekar is a research leader and deputy quality assurance manager at RAND Europe. He leads, designs, manages and contributes to research and analysis in the areas of science, innovation and technology policy, with particular interests in the socio-economic impacts of emerging technologies, and evolving research systems. Salil has worked on projects for a number of clients in the UK and Europe, including the European Commission (DG CONNECT, DG RTD, Eurofound, ENISA); the European Parliament; the Department of Health and Social Care (England), BCS – The Chartered Institute for IT; the British Standards Institute; The Wellcome Trust; the Digital Catapult; Research England; and various UK universities. Topics have ranged from blockchain, the Internet of Things and autonomous transport, to open science, science and technology oversight, and research impact (including scientometrics).

Salil Gunashekar