News for Sweden

Marie Uhrwing

19th March 2019

Marie Uhrwing is a Senior Consultant at Faugert & Co Utvärdering. She has a Ph.D. in political science at University of Gothenburg. She is fluently bilingual in Swedish and English.  Dr. Uhrwing has many years of extensive work experience in the research, innovation and higher education sector. Throughout her career she has worked with evaluations…

Evaluation of Business Finland programmes for innovative procurement and co-creation

24th January 2019

The Technopolis Group Baltic office is performing an evaluation of three Business Finland (former Tekes) programmes that supported innovative public procurement and co-creation. Smart Procurement programme (2013-2016) was activating public sector to learn and implement practices of innovative procurement to enable creation of new lead markets for innovative solutions. Built Environment programme (2009-2014) aimed to develop and…

Careers in Research

22nd January 2019

Although in Danish, the Ministry of Higher Education and Science in Denmark has today made public the results of a comprehensive project undertaken by The Danish Council for Research and Innovation Policy (DFiR) about research careers, to which Technopolis has contributed with a background report. Technopolis’ study contains qualitative investigations of drivers and barriers during…

Sam Kuritzén

17th January 2019

Sam Kuritzén works as an Analyst at Technopolis Group’s subsidiary in Sweden. He is oriented towards Austrian and mainstream economics, economic policy, business cycle theory, philosophy and social policy. He has contributed with several articles to the Ludwig von Mises institute in Sweden regarding economic theory, philosophy and social issues.   Sam holds a bachelor’s degree…

Arivan Tutal

17th January 2019

Arivan Tutal works as a consultant at Technopolis Group’s subsidiary in Sweden. She is concentrates on regional development policy, primarily focusing on innovation and business growth. She has contributed to the development and implementation of the regional innovation strategy “Stockholm 2025: the most innovation-driven economy” in Stockholm in her previous position in the public sector.  …

Technopolis Group to Evaluate 17 Swedish Strategic Innovation Programmes

11th December 2018

The Swedish Agency for Innovation Systems (Vinnova), the Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (Formas) and the Swedish Energy Agency have commissioned Technopolis Group to evaluate the 17 Strategic Innovation Programmes (SIPs) that the three agencies co-fund. The goal of the evaluation, to be undertaken along with Sweco Society AB, is…

Amanda Bengtsson Jallow

23rd November 2018

Amanda Bengtsson Jallow works as an Analyst at Technopolis Group’s subsidiary in Sweden. She is oriented towards public policy evaluation, management policy, implementation and European public policy studies. She has contributed to evaluations, impact assessments and policy studies in her previous work in the private sector. She has successfully applied several methods such as interviews,…