It is about fostering bottom-up regional innovation through peer-to-peer learning and entrepreneurial discovery process in a series of Innovation Camps. Smart-Up’s network reaches out to EU RIS3 experts – EU Committee of the Regions & Joint Research Centre – to learn, get advised and enable orchestration of innovation hubs throughout Baltic Sea Region.
The Smart-Up story is about piloting and experimenting with new solutions in societally important areas: healthy ageing, climate change, circular economy and smart city. And it doesn’t stop there. Smart-Up is about scaling results to the whole Baltic Sea Macro Region.