Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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05/24/2021 - Research

Electric aviation as a possibility in the Kvarken region

Recent FAIR -project study report by researchers Antti Mäenpää, Helka Kalliomäki and Vili Ampuja from the University of Vaasa describes that electric aviation is a new potential opportunity for the Kvarken region.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship InnoLab is a phenomenon-based, multidisciplinary open research platform with focus on open and user innovation, entrepreneurship, and public sector innovation and renewal. InnoLab also encourages the application of citizen science, open science, and design thinking.

The goal of InnoLab is to create innovative and unique research and to promote new ways of doing science through inclusion, creativity, reduced hierarchies, and active citizens.

InnoLab invests in dynamic cooperation with its external partners and in communication that is interesting and inviting to all types of audiences.


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In addition to conducting research and facilitating research projects, InnoLab hosts events and participates in a variety of activities.

These include networking events that bring together academics across disciplines and experts from different fields (e.g. business, media and government), technical and societal hackathons and topical seminars, panel debates and workshops.

InnoLab is passionate about making research visible and values research communication in its different forms. Therefore, we support and encourage academic participation across a variety of forums, and create opportunities for academics to engage with different audiences.

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Project Duration Actors
NatuReach - Nature accessible to all - Digital Economy, InnoLab, Marketing and Communication
Brothers from a different mother? How businesses and public sector organizations develop leadership competencies and change processes for blockchain implementation (BizPub) - InnoLab, Technology and Innovations, Management, Marketing and Communication, Networked value systems NeVS, International business and marketing, Human resource management
A Roadmap OUT of mEdical deserts into supportive Health WorkForce initiatives and policies (ROUTE-HWF) - InnoLab
ELVIS - Evolving innovation space, RDI policies and impact evaluation - InnoLab
The liability of civil servants - InnoLab, Public policy and organisations
Business Renewal using Digital Finance and Blockchain - InnoLab, Finance and financial accounting, Accounting and Finance
InnoDigi-driven inter-organizational network solutions - InnoLab, Public policy and organisations, Digital Economy, Management
DISRUPTING THE MEDIA SCENE. Adopting emerging technologies as a vehicle for transforming the audience relationship and business models in journalistic media - InnoLab, Communication studies, Digital Economy, Marketing and Communication
Making Sense of Climate Change: Perspectives of Citizens, Business Leaders and Political Decision-Makers - InnoLab, Public policy and organisations

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