Kirjoittajan arkistot:Markku Sotarauta

Davids and Goliaths: Regions in the Age of Urbanisation and Digitalisation

Some regions turn out to be agile Davids and some transform into powerful Goliaths, but how will these transitions happen? Do we recognize the variety of these transition processes and are they real? What kinds of urban and regional development strategies are feasible?

Join us 17-19 June 2019 to mull over these questions (https://events.uta.fi/norsa2019/)

Sente Bergenissä

The 13th Regional Innovation Policies Conference, October 11-12, 2018

  • Kahilaniemi, S. Buying Witty Cities: Keys of success via Innovative Public Procurement
  • Sotarauta, M. & Suvinen, N. How Does the Green Economy Grow? Place Leadership for Green Path Development.
  • Østergaard, C.R., Holm, J.R., Iversen, E., Schubert, T., Skålholt, A. & Sotarauta, M. Green skills and environmental innovations in the Nordic countries.
  • Isaksen A., Sotarauta, M., Fitjar, R. & Lawton-Smith, H. The RIS Book. Keynote presentation.

New publication on specialisation and diversification

Cai, Y., Normann, R., Pinheiro, R. & Sotarauta, M. 2018. Economic specialization and diversification at the country and regional level: introducing a conceptual framework to study innovation policy logics. European Planning Studies. https://doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2018.1529142

Sente in Manchester

The Triple Helix and Beyond – A New Era. Triple Helix XVI Conference 5-8, September, 2018

  • Kolehmainen, J., Kurikka, H., Raagmaa, G. & Keerberg, A. Resilient region, resilient regional higher education institution? Insights from Kuressaare, Estonia and South Ostrobotnia, Finland