East Netherlands (NL2)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Arnhem & Zwolle
  • Region size icon 10.969 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 3.717.153 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 150.191,67 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 17,54 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 3,40 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 2,18 (2020)
  • S3 related National Website 
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
reducing animal-related diseases transmitted through food: animal keeping, food chain quality, resitance breeding
promote private sector implementation of innovations in nano technology by the R&D sector
development of robotics for transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
increase collaborations between knowledge centra and the hortculture sector to improve resource efficiency
Increase cost effectiveness of health care
laser technology for skin diagnostics
promote triple helix partnership for the development of smart grids

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

Digital Innovation Hubs

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You can obtain more detail following this link: Digital Innovation Hubs Tool



  • Email: M.Brouwer-Ilbrink@overijssel.nl


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