Oulu

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Mayor

Päivi Laajala

Vision and approach to innovation capacity

Policy areas that Oulu is focused on

Oulu does not prioritise policy sectors for its innovation work.

Policy areas by number of cities

Innovation skills or roles

Innovation roles by number of cities

Terms Oulu most associates with innovation

Oulu's most common innovation activities

  1. 1

    Taking risks or testing new ideas

  2. 2

    Data-driven analytics/public data management

  3. 3

    Engaging residents in new ways

  4. 4

    Developing new solutions based on digital technologies

  5. 5

    Organizational change within the municipality

  6. 6

    Human-centered design

  7. 7

    Rethinking your city’s approach to financing partnerships

How is innovation funded here?

Top sources of funding

Oulu has no reported sources of funding.

Activities being funded

Oulu does not fund any specific activities.

55 cities
Launching or sustaining a project
53 cities
Idea generation & brainstorming
3 cities
Investing in digital systems
2 cities
Investing in physical infrastructure
2 cities
Paying for services

How is innovation measured?

Data availability by policy area