Northern Connections

News from Northern Connections

Here you can read the latest news from Northern Connections. The news stories will be information from our transnational working days, films from conferences, results from the Living Labs, and alike.

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The Northern Connections project is one of the most ambitious projects for transnational cluster collaboration, that has been seen within the field of energy so far.

07 April 2017

By giving the clusters in the different regions a platform for knowledge sharing within best practices as well as the competencies of our members, the project will ensure that our clusters will rise …

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The North Sea region has a stronghold within industrial production and sustainable energy. To handle the challenges there is a need for cities, regions and clusters to cooperate across borders.

07 April 2017

As cities we strive to provide the best framework conditions for our enterprises to gain access to international markets and engage in innovation  – to create jobs and growth” says Christina Folma…

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The Energy Valley foundation is a regional development and cluster organization for the energy industry in the Northern Netherlands. It focuses on the development and valorisation of growth potential for the energy sector.

07 April 2017

The foundation is a triple-helix organization funded by public and private parties as well as knowledge institutions. Thematic areas of focus are gas in transition and energy system 2.0. Our key targ…

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In the Gothenburg region we cross-cluster by enabling small, medium-sized and large companies from different industries to interact with one another as well as with the academia, research institutes, politicians, investors and public organisations.

07 April 2017

We create platforms for innovation to encourage sustainable growth in the region. We have in-dept experience of cross-clustering and finding new areas suitable for sustainable development.

The Reg…

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The Northern Connections transnational conference and working days will take place in Aalborg from 12th - 14th June 2017.

07 April 2017

You can join the Northern Connections partners for a discussion on Regional Innovation Strategies and how they are used to address internationalisation of clusters - and support transnational innovat…

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The Northern Connections project is represented at the North Sea Conference 2017 and will focus on what cooperation means for the North Sea Region and how to organize it in the future?

07 April 2017

Our presence at the conference will give the participants a heads up on the Northern Connections project and we will be available for discussions on how the joint challenges of the 21 partners in the…

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In short, a sustainable energy Living Lab is a real demonstration project with actual industry investments, technologies and experts.

07 April 2017

But is not a demonstration project, that is static and limited to its existing partners or topics. It must still be open to invite new experts, address its todays or future challenges to a transnatio…

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On December 13-14th 2016 the partnership behind Northern Connections met up in Aarhus, Denmark for the kick-off

07 April 2017

We discussed how to expand our knowledge base as to work with Regional innovation strategies in a transnational perspective, but also what tools clusters can use to support SMEs in international inno…

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