Keski-Pohjanmaa (FI1D5)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Kokkola
  • Region size icon 5.219 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 67.915 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 1.964,91 (2009)
  • % of the National GDP 1,08 (2009)
  • % of Unemployment 11.8
  • Regional GERD (%) -
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
ICT solutions for e-Health, e-Medicine, e-Learning Virtual learning environments, high-tech health services and other ICT solutions
Boat design and construction Customized mordern production lines providing with high quality boats for leisure and work.
Advanced material: construction and building based on wood material Energy efficient pre-fabricated wooden constructions e.g. houses and other wood products. Smart living solutions in constructions using ICT.
Social innovation for sustainable tourism Clean environment enabling pure organic food, year around recreation, traditional health services and tourism.
Creative industries for education and pedagogy Media, film and AV-industry; music education, pedagogy and productions.
Minerals, bio-based materials and processes for new energy technologies Regeneration of chemistry industry by developing and implementing new innovations in the borderline of inorganic chemistry cluster, minerals and bio-based materials and processes. Sustainable forestry. Energy efficiency. Renewable energies and energy from biomass e.g. forestry residuals, agriculture waste and cattle manure; Lithium value chains; Energy conservation technologies.

You can obtain more detail following this link: EYE@RIS3 Priorities



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