EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

KIBS cluster in Helsinki and Tallinn

21 Oct, 2016
    • Estonia
    • Finland
  • Organisation size

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  • Establishment size

    -

  • Type of restructuring
    • Internal restructuring
  • Ownership
    • Private
  • Sectors
    • INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION
  • Involved actors

    • Regional/local government
    • Others
  • Anticipation of change activities
    • Strategic long-term monitoring of market and technological developments
    • Establishment of networks/partnerships with regular exchange facilities
    • R&D - innovation
This cluster study concentrates on the respective capital cities of Finland and Estonia, namely Helsinki and Tallinn. This cluster area was chosen because of the dynamic nature of the economies located in the region. Finland has one of the most developed information and communication technologies (ICT) sectors in the western world, and is regularly cited among the world’s most competitive economies (Robert Huggins Associates, 2004).
 
keywords
  • Regional aspects
  • Knowledge-intensive business sector
  • Clusters/Networks/Supply chains