TCI 2013 Smart specialization in the Baltic Sea region

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By Karin Nygård Skalman & Erik Bunis, VINNOVA, Sweden, presented at the 16th TCI Global Conference, Kolding 2013.

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TCI 2013 Smart specialization in the Baltic Sea region

  1. 1. Smart specialization in the Baltic Sea region Karin Nygård Skalman & Erik Bunis Breakout Session: Transnational cluster collaboration 5 September 2013
  2. 2. Smart specialization in the Baltic Sea region One example from the on-going StarDust project: Comfort in Living, one of five sub-projects, a merging Meta-Cluster Kolding, 5 September 2013 Karin Nygård Skalman & Erik Bunis, VINNOVA
  3. 3. 60 million A home market of 60 million inhabitants.
  4. 4. Smart specialization = smart combination of competencies in the region
  5. 5. Creating globally leading innovation hubs - using excellencies from neighbouring countries
  6. 6. Comfort in Living Partners IDC West Sweden, Skövde, Sweden The Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia Business Cooperation Center of Southern Lithuania, Alytus, Lithuania The faculty of wood technology at Poznan University of Life Science, Poznan, Poland Culminatum Innovation, Espoo, Finland The Development Center UMT, Herning, Denmark
  7. 7. Multifunctional kitchens for elderly people • Design • Market knowledge • Material design • Production efficiency + logistics • Knowledge of user abilities • Kitchen appliances
  8. 8. Comfort in Living Competencies within the partnership Design Market knowledge Production efficiency + logistics Knowledge of user abilities Material design Kitchen appliances/IT solutions
  9. 9. Some Highlights
  10. 10. Material Library
  11. 11. Thank you for listening! Erik Bunis VINNOVA erik.bunis@vinnova.se Karin Nygård Skalman VINNOVA karin.nygardskalman@vinnova.se

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