Region Skåne

Sweden

Regional
context

With the ambition to mobilize key actors in Skåne and reach a common approach to what is needed for more implementation of innovation, Region Skåne and Innovation Skåne have identified and involved relevant regional innovation actors linked to innovation procurement and implementation of innovation. Three main activities aimed at identifying awareness, challenges, and obstacles as well as factors that drive regional innovation procurement have been carried out. All activities have together generated critical insights that will contribute to the continued work – both in designing a sub-regional implementation plan for innovation procurement and implementation of innovation as well as proposals for an action plan at European level. 

 

Prepare brings Region Skåne great possibilities of how to implement and adopt innovation, and how to use the right tools for innovation procurement. Region Skåne shares experiences at the same time they learn from others who have developed relevant processes and structures.

INNOVATION PLAYERS IN THE REGION

Challengers

Companies in the food and advanced materials and manufacturing sectors can be considered potential big buyers in the region.

Solvers

SMEs and R&D centres in the region’s recognized healthcare, advanced materials, food innovaiton, and smart tech sectors.

Supporters

Include several science villages, incubator, and cluisters for different sectors, such as Medicon Village for pharma, medtech, and biotech and the Nordic Healthcare Accelerator – Cerner Sandbox.

rEGIONAL PARTNERS