ScanBalt is the organisation for the Baltic Sea or Nordic-Baltic Region's Life science and Health Economy community, named ScanBalt BioRegion.
ScanBalt is a not-for-profit member association, which serves as a service provider for the members and promotes ScanBalt BioRegion as a globally competitive Green Valley and Health Region.
The regional/national networks and clusters together with public authorities, industries and hospitals constitute the basis for ScanBalt. ScanBalt is a mediating, coordinating and communicating umbrella and/or platform.
The ScanBalt Headquarter is located in Copenhagen (Denmark) while Liaison Offices are located in Tartu (Estonia), Gdansk (Poland) and Copenhagen (BIOPEOPLE, Denmark).
It is an aim for ScanBalt to keep a lean and efficient organisation based on regional involvement and the members direct participation.
How we do it:
ScanBalt is a bottom-up association driven by the members and their needs based on a shared vision for ScanBalt BioRegion. ScanBalt has a return of investment by the members of more than 10 to 1 since 2001.
Biopeople contact: Science Liaison Officer Sophie Labrosse