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Norwegian (Bokmål) English 


Innovation research focuses on studies of regional innovation systems and innovation processes between private and public organisations. Employee-driven innovation has been a focus area in 2014 and 2015.

In 2015 we researched into:
  • Municipal strategies for using EU programmes as an instrument in innovation work.
  • Employee-driven innovation in municipalities with the focus on innovation strategies, innovation management, dissemination of innovations and employee-driven innovation.
  • Local identity as a driving force for employee-driven innovation.
  • Divers for, significance and effects of spin-offs.
  • Instrument apparatuses and the connection between them.
  • The growth of new paths in western Norway and the
    significance of regional leadership.
  • The significance of the finance industry for regional development and especially for the development of new paths.
  • Global innovation networks and the significance of headquarters.