Winnet Baltic Sea Region,  Winnet BSR A Thematic Partnership project  
2013-12-01 to 2016-11-30

www.balticsearegion.org


AIM
To create A BSR Partnership Platform for Gender and  Economic Growth”
To develop A BSR model for Gender Sensitive Business and Innovation Support in ICT and tourism
To develop A BSR statistical model of relation between Gender, Innovation and Economic Growth

Background
Winnet BSR is a result – spinn-off of a seed funding grant from SI – for the ‘‘Baltic Sea Region Partnership Platform for Gender & Economic Growth”. The thematic partnership – Winnet BSR – will focus on developing gender sensitive models and methods contributing to business development and innovation in SMEs led by women in ICT and in tourism. Winnet BSR also involves new actors in Sweden, Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia and Poland. Winnet BSR capitalise, as the seed funding grant from SI, on the Interreg IV C project Winnet 8.

Furthermore the partnership capitalise on Intereg III B Baltic Sea project FEM (Female Entrepreneurship Meeting in Baltic Sea Region) 2004–2007 in which one of the partners was involved, Interreg IV A Central Baltic project Quadruple Helix Central Baltic 2010-2011 in which Winnet Sweden was involved, the Interreg IV A Öresund-Kattegat- Skagerrack Interreg IV A project Women in Business (2009–2011) and the Interreg IV A South Baltic Going Abroad project (June 2011 – December 2013) in which partners are involved.

All these territorial cooperation projects funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) aimed at creating infrastructures for business and SME development in light of a gender perspective. Some project or part of the them more specifically targeted ICT and tourism as well as crossclustering between ICT and tourism.    

Winnet BSR will also take into account the results from Interreg IV B Baltic Sea Region BSR Going Abroad project and the BSR flagship Quick-IGA within the framework of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region.


Winnet_BSR_TP_Leaflet_final_final.pdf

Link to the documentation BSR Partnership Platform
 
Updated by Lina Andersson, 11/05/2015