2009 Innovation Tour
From 08 Jun 2009 to 10 Jun 2009
Location : Finland
Discover first-hand the players and institutions which excel in research commercialisation, academic entrepreneurship and knowledge-based company creation in some of the world's leading innovative regions.
Over 3 days, a group of visiting specialists/ programme leaders in the field of university-industry collaboration, knowledge-intensive entrepreneurship and research commercialisation meet with their counterparts in the Helsinki/Tampere regions and learn about their practices and the key ingredients to their success. The event offers privileged opportunities to network with innovation support and technology transfer practitioners from the visited regions and with other international Tour members, as well as discover some of the unique cultural features of the host regions and Finnish lifestyle and experience the Nordic summer where the sun never sets.