Västra Götalands län (SE232)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Gothenburg & Vänersborg
  • Region size icon 25.247 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 1.744.859 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 51.766,64 (2009)
  • % of the National GDP 16,45 (2009)
  • % of Unemployment -
  • Regional GERD (%) -
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
Material science Nano materials, Graphene
Renewable energy Solar, wind, bio-fuels
Green chemistry Bio-based fuel, Bio-based products, Recycling of materials
Sustainable transportation Logistics, Fuels and Electrification, Safety, Automation
Marine Environment and the Maritime Sector Shipping, Seafood, Marine and coastal tourism, Marine energy
Smart textiles Smart textiles, Circular textiles within fashion and furnishing
Life Science Bio medicine and Health, Cancer, Metabolism, Inflammation, Odontology, Medical technology
Sustainable cities Sustainable cities

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

Digital Innovation Hubs

Technical Competences

Services Provided

Market Sectors

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



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