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Smart Arena for Innovation

Project Smart Arena for Innovation is a development of the overall innovation system built by Fiber Optic Valley for more than 10 years.

Aim and goal
The overall objective of the project is increased innovation capacity and innovation in the region among SMEs, idea carriers and innovators, as well as in the public sector.

The objective of the project is to develop working methods and working methods for a SMART ARENA for innovation based on a broad and inclusive approach that builds on and develops the experience and skills of Fiber Optic Valley, Propell Innovation and RISE. This means that more companies and idea carriers can share relevant and effective support in developing an idea for an innovation that can be commercialized.


Project name

Smart Arena för Innovation




Region Gävleborg

RISE role in project

Lead partner

Project start


3 år

Total budget

19 960 742 kr


Fiber Optic Valley, Propell Innovation


Tillväxtverket, Region Gävleborg

Project members

Anna Gustavsson

Contact person

Anna Gustavsson


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