RDI projects


Project Information
ContactJari-Pekka Jääskeläinen
DescriptionThe technology industry is an important sector in the Northern Savo province, whose companies employ a significant number of experts and whose export revenues greatly impact the entire region well-being and development. The TechnoGrowth 2020, TG 2.0 - project seeks solutions to improve competitiveness of companies, to exploit digital opportunities and implement them more efficient, and to enhance internationalization and growth. The target group is SMEs in the technology and energy sectors, as well as other companies providing services to them in Northern Savo area, Pieksämäki and Joroinen.

The most important measures related to the project aim to promote the growth and internationalization of SMEs, improve productivity, competitiveness as well as growth of digitalization and increase networking. The project aims to secure the availability of skilled labor, e.g. by closer business-institution collaboration. Profitability of production and strategic capabilities of enterprises will be developed and activate the companies will be activated to specific development and investment projects.

The TechnoGrowth 2020, TG 2.0 – project lasts 1.9.2017 – 31.12.2019 and it is funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and companies and the municipalities in the Northern Savo area and Pieksämäki and Joroinen.
Funded byEAKR Flat Rate 2014-2020