SmartComp - seeking new opportunities for maritime cluster through triple helix

The SmartComp project (Smart competitiveness for the Central Baltic Region) has ended in December 2013

Image 1 SmartComp project (2012-2013) aimed to unite the maritime clusters of the region and to strengthen existing networks as well as to create new ones in order to improve competitiveness of the sector and to create sustainable growth possibilities for the sector through triple helix cooperation. The final report, among other project material, is available under materials.

Environmental innovations, strong brand of the maritime cluster and business cooperation as well as policy development are in the centre when the developing of competitiveness of the Central Baltic region’s maritime cluster is aspired at. During the project the current situation of the maritime cluster and its future in the Central Baltic region has been analysed, firstly on sectoral level, and secondly, on corporate level. An understanding of the opportunities and challenges faced by the cluster was created, and based on these future scenarios about the development of the Baltic Sea maritime cluster will be drawn. The overview has cretaed the basis for further research, training and consultation, as well as for branding and policy development.

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Triple Helix Database

Check out the Maritime triple helix contact database! Read more


The final SmartComp report has been published! Read more


The materials from the SmartComp events are all available here. Read more