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BaltMet Inno WP 3 "Cluster Development" final event conference

On November 13th BaltMet Inno WP 3 "Cluster Development" conference "Transnational Cluster Alliances - Connecting Neighbours in the Baltic Sea Region" hosted by TSB Innovationsagentur Berlin GmbH in cooperation with WISTA MANAGEMENT GMBH took place in Berlin

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Balt Met Inno seminar in the framework of Open Days in Brussels on 9th October 2007.

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Seminar at Open Days in Brussels on 9 October 2007

In collaboration with the Baltic Sea Group, BaltMet Inno will arrange the seminar "Boosting Innovation through Metropolitan Partnership".

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BaltMet Inno Workshops in St. Petersburg, 13-15 June 2007

From 13 - 15 June, the City of St. Petersburg hosted a number of BaltMet Inno workshops and BaltMet network meetings.

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Berlin working group meeting WP3, May 7th -8th 2007

Transnational Cluster Workshop WP3 in Berlin,

May, 7th and 8th 2007

Monday 7th May

10.00 Opening
(Hardy R. Schmitz)

10.15 Results of BM between Partner parks; presentation of BM results between partners

Presentation and Discussion: H. Neumann; All

11.00 – 11.15 Break

11.15 Comparing and exchanging good practice of Value added Services, selected out of BM

> proposals for transferable instruments from the participating parks

- easy in transfer

- easy implementation

- strictly company driven


Helsinki - Service strategy / Packaged Incubation Services (Pertti Vuorela)

Berlin - Internationalization Services (Helge Neumann)

Riga - Marketing and PR services (N.N.)

Tallinn- N.N.

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Examples from the regions about support of cluster building by

> Cluster organizations

> Networks;

> Services and

> Building regional innovation strategies and the contribution of spatial

development to realize innovation strategies

> emerging clusters: creative industries


Realization and tangible results of regional innovation strategies:

Berlin, TSB; Life Sciences (Gerrit Rößler)

Helsinki; Communication (Pertti Vuorela)

Stockholm; Realization IT/Microelectronic –Cluster (Mats Hedenström)
Berlin, UDK; Creative Industries: Innovation Circus project (Birgit Borho)

16.00 Coffee break

16.30 Project management meeting:

Kimmo’s presentation in Hamburg

Summary of the day as input for follow-up proposal development 2008-13 Program St. Petersburg

18.00 End / Dinner

Tuesday 8th May

9.00 Introduction and presentations: Useful instruments for spatial development

· Introduction: Walter Leibl, Berlin;

· Presentations of pilot examples and check for recommendations;

> Innovative Infrastructure and Spatial Planning (Markku Lathi)

> Inner urban reconstruction (Emelie Eriksson)

> Example for Science park building within mixed structures (Walter Leibl, Berlin, Adlershof)

10.30 Tour City of Science, Technology & Media Berlin Adlershof

11.30 The Charlottenburg Cluster Creative technologies / industries

13.00 Lunch buffet (served in Berlin –Buch)

14.00 Tour Bio Campus Berlin Buch (incl. Info on Scan Balt)

15.30 est. End (and tour back to Adlershof)

Work Package 3