NL2 - NL21 - East Netherlands - Overijssel
Population per km2 (2019) - 373
Overijssel Strong Innovator (2021): Gelderland Strong Innovator + ; Flevoland Strong Innovator
Overijssel is located in the eastern part of the Netherlands and consists of three regions: Kop van Overijssel in the northwest, Salland in the centre, and Twente in the east. It has a population of 1.2 million. Overijssel’s regional policy, which incorporates regional economic and innovation policy, focuses on three pillars: creating and maintaining an attractive business environment for companies; supporting a better connection between education and the labour market; and stimulating innovation and entrepreneurship.The regions’ S3 priorities include a focus on increasing cost effectiveness of health care and promoting private sector implementation of innovations in nano technology by the R&D sector.
Regional Strategy for Research and Innovation for Smart Specialisation (RIS3)
Is the region represented in: Horizon2020; Regional Smart Specialisation Strategy Platforms/Partnerships (RIS3); EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS); other?
European Regions Research and Innovation Network (ERRIN)
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