EE - Estonia (National level)
Regional Innovation Performance (2021): Strong
Total population (2019): 1,324,820
Population per km² (2019): 30
Proportion population older 65 year %: 19,76%
The countries S3 priorities include e-health; biotechnology; ICT: industry, robotics and embedded systems; ICT: e-governance and data science; materials technologies and enhancement of resources. The country has a national strategy for health research and innovation, and a strategy for e-health.
Is the region looking for international/European/interregional collaboration opportunities?
Yes - Collaboration in the field of validating healthcare services/devices based on personalised medicine. Also looking for best practices
Regional Strategy for Research and Innovation for Smart Specialisation (RIS3)
Policy document PM@RIS3: Yes
The country have specified smart specialisation growth areas. These will be amended, the most recent one is: http://www.arengufond.ee/en/smart-specialization/overview/
Realisation of information from genomic data to healthcare services. ERF funding for project "Realisation of personalised medicine in Estonia"
Digital Innovation Hubs:
Is the region represented in: Horizon2020; Regional Smart Specialisation Strategy Platforms/Partnerships (RIS3); EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS); other?
Horizon 2020 funded CSA-s: IC PerMed, ERA PerMed
ERA Chair – the Center for Genomics, Evolution and Medicine (cGEM) (University of Tartu) Grant agreement 810645
ePerMed Grant agreement ID: 692145
PRECISE4Q Grant agreement ID: 777107
Baltic Sea MacroRegion
1M+Genome initiative - member
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