• Central Ostrobothnia / Keski-Pohjanmaa
  • NUTS 3 : FI1D5
  • FI

Facts & Figures

Capital: Kokkola

Size: 5,218.1 km2

Population: 68,484

Regional GDP: 2,076

% of the National GDP: 1.16

Regional GERD (%):

% of Unemployment: 11.8

S3 related Region's Website


Sormunen, Anne

  Email: anne.sormunen@keski-pohjanmaa.fi   Phone: 00358-40 6845 997

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Priority Name Description
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.
Creative industries for education and pedagogy Media, film and AV-industry; music education, pedagogy and productions.
Social innovation for sustainable tourism Clean environment enabling pure organic food, year around recreation, traditional health services and tourism.
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.
Boat design and construction Customized mordern production lines providing with high quality boats for leisure and work.
ICT solutions for e-Health, e-Medicine, e-Learning Virtual learning environments, high-tech health services and other ICT solutions

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