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Digipolis - Kemi technology park is Lapland's largest technology centre and it has been in operation since 1993. Digipolis is home to over 50 companies and organisations and approximately 500 employees.
Digipolis - Kemi technology park is Lapland's largest technology centre and it has been in operation since 1993. Digipolis is home to over 50 companies and organisations and approximately 500 employees. Digipolis is also a centre for education; the Lapland University of Applied Sciences and Lappia Vocational College provide education for 1,500 students.
Digipolis meets companies' development challenges particularly at the interface of information and processing industries but also in other interfaces of information industry, such as cold and extreme conditions. Digipolis' strongest areas of special expertise have been honed with determination over the years to serve the local and regional business communities. The whole Digipolis team works in a company-oriented manner.
From the perspective of the growth of Digipolis, the key has been diverse and in-depth cooperation both nationally and internationally. International cooperation has been particularly fruitful with northern Sweden. Company needs steer the activities of Digipolis and they are met with an extensive partnership network.
“Our region generates about two million tons of industry side streams per year, which means about 130 truckloads per day. This is a great opportunity for the SME sector to seek partnerships with major industry,” said Tero Nissinen, Mayor of Kemi
A small town in Finnish Lapland, at the northern bottom of the Gulf of Bothnia is home to a centre of circular economy, whose employees want to break out of the small scale. Their goals and tasks are fearless: they want to change the world.
In the course of this year, a nationally significant centre of expertise, which has also attracted international attention and appreciation, has been built in Sea Lapland. The Circular Economy Centre, which was established in a collaboration between Digipolis, the City of Kemi, Lapland University of Applied Sciences and Sitra
The 10th FCPAE Europe Forum and The 4th ASEM Cooperation Forum organised in Finland brings together entrepreneurs, officials, professionals and experts from China, other Asian countries and Europe.