Population per km² (2017) 30
Regional Innovation Performance (2019) Strong
The country is interested in collaboration in the field of validating healthcare services/devices based on personalised medicine.
Estonia is a country on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe, it has a population of 1.3 million. 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.
Looking for best practices
Policy document (RIS3): Yes
Policy document PM@RIS3: Yes
However, 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?
1+ million genomes initiative
Regional Smart Specialisation Strategy Platforms/Partnerships (RIS3)
EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS)
Horizon 2020 funded CSA-s: IC PerMed, ERA PerMed
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