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Nordic Innovation Annual Report 2017

  • Published 04/06/2018
A brief sum-up of Nordic Innovation's most important activities and results in 2017.

Nordic Innovation Annual Report 2017

Learn more about what Nordic Innovation were up to in 2017 in our annual report (in Norwegian only).


Nordic Innovation is funded by the Nordic Council of Ministers, which is the official inter-governmental body for cooperation in the Nordic region. The Nordic cooperation consists of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland, in addition to the self-governing areas of Greenland, the Faroe Islands and Åland. With its 26 million inhabitants, the Nordic cooperation is one of the most comprehensive regional partnerships anywhere in the world.



Nordic Innovation is a vital instrument for the Nordic ministers of business, energy and regional policies and shall contribute to make the Nordic region a leading region for sustainable growth, and increase entrepreneurship, innovation and competitiveness in the Nordic region.



Nordic Innovation supports projects and programmes to stimulate innovation and works to improve the framework conditions for Nordic markets and exports.



Nordic Innovation has an annual budget of appx. NOK 85 million. Our office is situated in Oslo, Norway with 24 highly qualified employees from all the Nordic countries and with expertise from all kinds of business areas.