Sino-Nordic Innovation Forum, 15-16 June, 2020, Tampere University, Finland

About the Forum

*** Due to pandemic Covid-19  situation, unfortunately, it has been decided to cancel the Forum ***

However, you are welcome to join two other virtual events:

The 18th Triple Helix Conference – Future of Innovation and Innovation for Future, 15-16 June 2020 

HLX4EU Jean Monnet Workshop: Socially Responsible Entrepreneurial University, 17, June 2020 



As China and Nordic countries cooperation in science, technology and innovation (STI) has been significantly deepened in recent years, this first-ever forum provides opportunities for policy-makers, practitioners and researchers to share their experience in STI development on each side, identify challenges in collaboration practices, and explore future potential of cooperation.

Forum theme:
Opportunities and Challenges in Sino-Nordic Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation

Forum topics may include, but are not limited to:

• Challenges and opportunities of scientific, technology and innovation (STI) collaboration between China and Nordic countries/EU
• STI policies and practices in China and Nordic countries
• Cases related to various STI collaboration platforms and mechanism between China and Nordic countries
• Theoretical and methodological approaches to understand Sino-Nordic STI cooperation
• University and industry interactions in the context of Sino-Nordic STI cooperation
• Policy frameworks supporting Sino-Nordic innovation cooperation
• Comparing Sino-Nordic innovation cooperation with other kinds of transnational innovation cooperation

Forum venue

The Forum will take place in the city centre of Tampere, Tampere University, Finland, on 15th-17th June 2020


In cooperation with