European Presidency Conference on Innovation and Clusters

Wednesday 23rd January

Documentation from the second day of the conference. The films can be viewed using Windows Media Player. The Powerpoint presentations are in pdf format.

Day 2

Global Competitiveness, Innovation and Clusters from a Regional Perspective – the case of the Life Science and ICT industries in the Greater Stockholm Region

Presentationpdf     

  • Per Unckel, County Governor of Stockholm     Filmppt     
  • Magnus Madfors, Research & Development Director, Ericsson     Filmppt     
  • Anna Sandström, Analyst, VINNOVA     Filmppt     
  • Per Unckel, County Governor of Stockholm     Filmppt     

Parallel Roundtables on Competitiveness Policy Themes addressed in Cluster Initiatives (first session)

For documentation, se separate web page Roundtables 23rd January


Perspectives on Regions as Drivers of Innovation and Competitiveness

  • Andrea Forti, Committe of the Regions’ Commission for Economic and Social Policy     Filmppt     

Parallel Roundtables on Competitiveness Policy Themes addressed in Cluster Initiatives (second session)

For documentation, se separate web page Roundtables 23rd January


Summing-up from the Roundtables

  • Carolyn Gale, visiting scholar at Stanford University and founding partner of the Clear Communication Group     Filmppt      / Presentationpdf     

From Cluster Memorandum to European Policy – the Way Ahead

  • Jean-Noël Durvy, Director, DG Enterprise and Industry     Filmppt     

Closing of the Conference

  • Per Eriksson, Director General, VINNOVA     Filmppt     

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We promote collaborations between companies, universities, research institutes and the public sector. We do this by stimulating a greater use of research, by making long-term investment in strong research and innovation environments and by developing catalytic meeting places. Our activities also focus on strengthening international cooperation.

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