Vaasa Energy Week
The Vaasa Energy Week event is Finland’s largest energy technology conference and exhibition and kicked off March 14-18. The exhibition offered a fascinating forum for experts from both the public and private sectors such as Energyspin, Sales café and Energy match and included seminars and exhibitor booths.
Africa Energy Forum
Within the framework of the export promotion activities of the Cleantech Kvarken project, an ”African
Energy Forum” was organized in Vaasa on March 15th , 2016, during the EnergyWeek.
New business directory ready
Cleantech Kvarken’s new business directory is now ready. In it, we have put together a fascinating collection of companies within the energy and environmental sectors in the Västerbotten, Örnsköldsvik and Vaasa regions.
Environment and Energy Policy as the driving force for innovation
The question of the day was whether the public sector, together with the private sector, can stimulate development and enhance the competitiveness of companies, with policy in mind. The event was moderated by Mattias Goldmann, CEO of the Tankesmedjan Fores, and the organisers were Region Västerbotten, Miljösamverkan Västerbotten, Energikontor Norr, Företagarna and Cleaner Growth.
Innovation collaboration for tomorrow’s medical care
Sweden’s two innovation county council members, Robert Winroth and Daniel Forslund, are working together on a project that will offer more long-distance solutions to primary health care and new compensation systems. During the spring, a preliminary study will be conducted
involving Philips, a high tech firm and Roche pharmaceuticals.