Umea

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Mayor

Hans Lindberg

Vision and approach to innovation capacity

Policy areas that Umea is focused on

Umea 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 Umea most associates with innovation

Umea'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

Umea has no reported sources of funding.

Activities being funded

Umea 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