For the first time an international, cooperative platform has been
established focusing on the practical use of quantitative methods in
science studies and research evaluation. esss combines standard
knowledge with current trends, presented by internationally renowned
esss is internationally orientated using English as its language of
instruction, and it is held in annual rotation at each of the
Cooperations with other institutions are welcome in order to bring esss to other interesting locations in Europe and beyond.
esss means more than just continuing education. It is also a
discussion forum and an international meeting point for
scientometric experts and those who aim to achieve this status.
esss provides a sound overview of state-of-the-art scientometric
indicators and methods. In addition, annually selected focus topics are addressed.