Charlotte Brogren is the Director General for VINNOVA, the Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems, and with a long and broad experience from leading global R&D teams in the ABB group. Charlotte’s interest is in developing people, teams and organizations in order to deliver better results and have fun at work!
How can a governmental agency contribute to increased innovation
Through the globalization the competition for capital and competence is increasing. As innovation is one of the key processes which enables an economy to utilize its knowledge capital into something that actively and concretely can generate growth and prosperity. Many countries around the world have therefore put up an innovation strategy addressing the opportunities and challenges they are facing.
Sweden is just now in the process of defining its innovation strategy, and the presentation will be about how VINNOVA plan to contribute and support the long term goals of this strategy.
Last updated: 2011-06-14