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VINNOVA Annual conference 2014

2014/12/02 @ 10:00 - 17:00

Sweden from a global perspective

This year’s conference will focus on Sweden as an attractive place for innovative people and companies. Sweden generally ranks very high in international comparisons of innovation capacity. But the global competition for knowledge and innovation resources is intensifying and presents new challenges also to countries like Sweden. Will Sweden be able to attract investments and talents in this new global arena? What can we learn from other countries?

VINNOVA’s annual conference will address these issues and identify what actions might be necessary to strengthens Sweden’s future attractiveness and innovative strength. The event takes place at Stockholm Waterfront on Tuesday 2 December and will gather representatives from academia, the private and public sector and non-governmental organisations.

Among the speakers are: Eric Levander, Intel Jesper Ederth, AB Sandvik Materials Technology Lena Miranda, Mjärdevi Science Park Harriet Wallberg, Swedish Higher Education Authority Maria Rankka, The Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Håkan Sörman, Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions Peter Larsson, The Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers Helena Stjernholm, IK Investment Partners Ulf Wahlberg, Industry and Research Relations, Ericsson Charlotte Brogren, VINNOVA

To sign up visit: Vinnova

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Date:
2014/12/02
Time:
10:00 - 17:00
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