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1 BRASILIAN DELEGATION JUNE 2011 FINNISH INNOVATION SYSTEM AND CENTER OF EXPERTISE PROGRAMME N Tapani Saarinen VP; Business Development

2 FINLAND Population: 5.3 Million Area: km 2 GDP pc(2010): 34,401 USD

3 THE WORLD CHANGES RAPIDLY YOU WON T BELIEVE, TILL YOU SEE

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5 Mobira Talkman MD (as 2011 money) NOKIA 6600 Feb

6 Triple Helix ACADEMIA INDUSTRY Producers of New Knowledge SCIENCE PARK Uttilizers of New Knowledge SOCIETY Facilitators

7 New economic growth model sources of economic growth Labour Education Research Technology Capital Technical and non-technical innovations Immaterial capital Creative individuals and communities Market orientation Know-how Knowledge Innovation Customer and user orientation Pioneering markets Open innovations Growth in productivity Economic growth Increase in exports Improvement in employment Regional development Growth in well-being According to the new growth model, economic growth is rooted in education, research and technology. DM

8 R&D investments in some countries Sources: OECD, Main Science and Technology Indicators and Statistics Finland, TEKES

9 Public sector s share of total R&D funding in 2008 % Source: Eurostat DM and

10 Companies share of total R&D funding in 2008 % Source: Eurostat DM and

11 Ranking of EU countries Source: WEF, The Lisbon Review DM The Lisbon Review Total rank Sweden Denmark Netherlands Luxembourg Germany Austria France Great Britain Belgium Ireland Estonia Cyprus Slovenia Czechia Finland

12 Correlation between innovation and GDP GDP per capita in 2008, EU 27 = 100 Norway Ireland Switzerland Netherlands Austria Great Britain Iceland Sweden BelgiumDenmark Finland Spain France Germany Italy EU 27 Greece Slovenia Czechia Portugal Slovakia Hungary Estonia Latvia Lithuania Croatia Poland Turkey Romania Bulgaria Summary Innovation Index 2008 Source: European Innovation Scoreboard 2008; EU Structural Indicators (GDP is preliminary) DM

13 INNOVATION UNION SCOREBOARD 2010

14 INNOVATION UNION SCOREBOARD 2010

15 INNOVATION UNION SCOREBOARD 2010

16 Differentations The Nations are not similar, not even the member states in EU! THE WAY OF THINKING IS DIFFERENT THE WAY OF DOING IS DIFFERENT THE WAY OF MAKING DECISSIONS IS DIFFERENT THE WAY OF ACCEPTING IS DIFFERENT

17 France

18 Italy

19 Germany

20 R&D input in Finland Total 6.8 billion euros, 4 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2009 Public sector 2 billion euros Enterprises 4.8 billion euros In 2009 Tekes allocated 579 million euros for R&D projects. Sources: Statistics Finland and Tekes

21 Finnish Innovations MIRENA Heart rate monitor Xylitol Long-acting intrauterine contraceptive system Benecol ABLOY Range of foods and drinks with a unique cholesterol lowering ingredient Utilization of Xylitol e.g. in chewing gums and pastilles to prevent caries

22 Objectives / Science Park Concept Infrastructure Providing and developing premises, environment and services SCIENCE PARK Incubation and other activities for tenants Development of Enterprises Regional and national development projects and programs Cooperation Tools CoE Programme

23 Centre of Expertise Programme To utilise top level knowledge and expertise as a resource for business operations, job creation and regional development A fixed-term national programme pooling local, regional and national resources to utilise top expertise

24 Centre of Expertise Programme Bottom-up approach: local strategies meet national Innovation policy targets Triple helix: interaction between academia and the private and public sectors Based on regional strengths and specialization (bottom up) coordinated on national level by cross-sectoral committee represented by ministeries, research organisations an industry representatives (top down)

25 Centre of Expertise Programme Internationality in R&D and business activities Boosting the growth of knowledge-intensive companies Activating knowledge intensive SME s innovation actions Linking the regional-driven innovation actions to national and transnational innovation framework

26 Centre of Expertise Programme 13 national competence clusters in 21 regional centres of expertise (Regional technology centres and science parks work as operators) Each competence cluster is comprised of network of 4-7 regional centre of expertise Competence clusters can be Technology-driven (e.g. Nanotechnology, HealthBio) Application-driven (e.g. Living business) Industry-driven (Forest cluster) Service-oriented (Tourism and Experience Management) Competitive tendering for basic funding 20 million euros annually, Government 50%, Municipalities 50% RDI projects are funded through EU structural funds, EU framework programmes, Tekes etc.

27 Thematic fields of OSKE 13 competence clusters in 21 centres of expertise Living business Joensuu, Hämeenlinna, Lahti, Helsinki Digital Content Hämeenlinna, Helsinki, Tampere, Kouvola Food Development Kuopio, Helsinki, Seinäjoki, Turku Forest Industry Future Joensuu, Jyväskylä, Kajaani, Kokkola, Mikkeli, Lappeenranta, Turku HealthBio Kuopio, Oulu,Helsinki, Tampere, Turku Health and Well-being Kuopio, Oulu, Helsinki, Tampere Ubiquitous Computing Jyväskylä, Oulu, Pori, Helsinki, Tampere Tourism and Experience Management Helsinki, Rovaniemi, Savonlinna, Turku Maritime Lappeenranta, Pori, Turku, Vaasa, Raahe Nanotechnology Joensuu, Jyväskylä, Kokkola, Mikkeli, Oulu, Helsinki, Tampere Energy Technology Joensuu, Jyväskylä, Vaasa, Pori ja Tampere Cleantech Kuopio, Lahti, Oulu, Helsinki Intelligent Machines Hyvinkää, Hämeenlinna, Lappeenranta, Seinäjoki, Tampere

28 21 Centres of Expertise ROVANIEMI RAAHE OULU KOKKOLA KAJAANI VAASA SEINÄJOKI KUOPIO JOENSUU IN ONE COMPETENCE CLUSTER IN NINE COMPETENCE CLUSTERS PORI HÄMEENLINNA HYVINKÄÄ TURKU JYVÄSKYLÄ SAVONLINNA MIKKELI TAMPERE LAHTI LAPPEENRANTA KOUVOLA HELSINKI

29 HealthBIO Biotech Competence Cluster Oulu Oulu InnovationLtd Biomoleculars Bioprocess Biosensor research Bio - electronics Tampere Finn-Medi Research Ltd Biomaterials Tissue Technology Immunology Bio -IT Turku Turku Science Park Ltd Pharmaceutical development Biomaterials Diagnostics Molecular Biology Kuopio Kuopio Innovation Ltd Pharmaceutical development Molecular Science Biomaterials Helsinki Region Culminatum Ltd Molecular Medicine Neuroscience Bioinformatics Industrial process development

30 Centre of Expertise Programme offers Networks and contacts to the best Finnish expertise in the selected fields Business opportunities with Finnish companies Co-operation in innovation activities Research commercialisation

31 Outcomes of OSKE Over Finnish companies take part each year in the preparation and implementation of OSKE projects The cluster approach increases the critical mass needed in research and development as well as internationalisation of businesses.

32 Focus on Bio and ICT - broader applications Regional BioTurku -co-operation Internationalisation and partnering Drug development Diagnostics Biomaterials Functional foods Applied ICT in Southwest Finland strongly connects with: Wellfare and health sector Marine- and metal industry Bio- and pharma industry Ubiquitous computing HealthBIO -cluster Marine -cluster Tourism and exp industry Food industry Nanotechnology

33 FINLAND- LIFE AND SCIENCES THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION

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