News for Sweden

Johan Nylander

23rd May 2018

Johan Nylander is a senior consultant at Technopolis Group, based in Sweden. With a background in social research and experience from working in different roles in the energy sector, Johan has become an internationally recognised expert in climate policy. Throughout a period of almost twenty years, he has been involved in the establishment of the…

Torbjörn Fängström

9th May 2018

Torbjörn Fängström was born in Sweden in 1966. He holds a Bachelor of science in Physics (diploma work performed at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) and a PhD in Quantum Chemistry, both from Uppsala University. He works in Swedish and English, but also to some extent in Norwegian and Danish. Dr. Fängström was during 2015–2017 the Programme…

New report: Finnish participation in EU research in Health, Wellbeing, Cleantech, Bio-economy, Circular Economy and Digitalisation

5th March 2018

The Finnish government aims to improve the quality and effectiveness of research, development and innovation (RDI), but competition for domestic funding has increased. Therefore, the Research and Innovation Council – an advisory body to the government – set the objective of Finnish participants collectively increasing the funding they received in Horizon 2020 by 50% compared…

How can the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation increase the economic and societal impact of RDI funding in Finland?

15th February 2018

Long-term objectives of Finnish research and innovation policy. One objective of the current government is to improve the quality and effectiveness of research and innovation. This study examines what kinds of benefits have been obtained from EU Framework Programmes and how Finnish participation can be further supported. Overall, the FP provides clear added value for…

Helen Andréasson

31st January 2018

Helen Andréasson holds a Licentiate Research degree in Environmental Biogeochemistry from Stockholm University. Helens’ expertise is in analysing and making the innovation system more efficient. This implies visualising good practice and the utilisation of research results. Her experience comes from working in all sectors including positions in the private sector, in research institutes and from…

Åsa Larsson

10th January 2018

Åsa joined Technopolis Group as Office Manager for the Swedish subsidiary in May 2017. She has had administrative roles for the past 20 years working with WWF and Dun & Bradstreet before joining the Technopolis Group. Åsa is responsible for the Financial and HR administration, which also include the smooth running of internal administration, at…

Norwegian participation in Horizon 2020 in health, ICT and industry

30th November 2017

The Research Council of Norway (RCN) commissioned Technopolis Group to conduct a study on the possibilities to increase participation in Horizon 2020, but also in relation to other European Research Area activities and future Framework Programmes. The assignment was to focus on the three topic areas of health, Information and Communications Technology, and industry. The…

Elin Berglund

28th September 2017

Elin Berglund has experience of public policy evaluation within the areas of the knowledge triangle. During her time at Technopolis Group, she has contributed to several evaluations, impact assessments and studies for Swedish, Nordic, and European clients. Her experience in methods covers data collection through interviews, surveys, desk research and literature reviews. She has knowledge…