The general objective of the project is linking of knowledge and innovation to sustainable development and competition of Central Baltic Region (CBR) and development a best practice model of entrepreneurial education and networking for creative industry in Finnish, Estonian, Latvian and Swedish universities, which allow them to better promote entrepreneurial thinking among young people, and support innovative business start-ups from creative cluster and their development into high growth companies.
Project activities will be carried out and have impact on
all 4 countries of CB region. Partners of the project are:
Helsinki School of Economics Small Business Center (HSE SBC),
Finland, - lead partner; Tallinn University of Technology (TUT),
Estonia; University of Tartu, Estonia; Stockholm School of
Economics in Riga, Latvia.
Project additional partners are representatives of the local
government, organizations for supporting entrepreneurship and
companies: City of Helsinki, Economic and Planning Centre,
Finland; Tartu City Government, Estonia; Baltic International
Centre for Economic Policy Studies, Latvia; CONNECT Latvia;
Investment and Development Agency of Latvia; Parkudden AB,
Project received financing from Central Baltic Interreg IV A
Programme 2007-2013 European Regional Development Fund and
national co-financing from State Provincial office of Southern
Finland. Read more...