West Finland European Office (WFEO) represents the interests of Ostrobothnia, South Ostrobothnia, Satakunta and Central Finland in Brussels. We follow closely EU policies, especially the regional, research and innovation, industrial, and transportation policies.

About Us

In addition, we provide information on the EU funding programmes, co-operation, and networking opportunities for both our regional stakeholders and potential partners in other European regions. We also match potential partners with our regional stakeholders and provide project proposal development support.

Key Topics & Areas of Interest

Based on the smart specialisation strategies in West Finland, we focus on energyautomation and roboticsfood and bioeconomycybersecurityeducation and health care. We are active in ERRIN and ReSET (Regions for Skills, Education and Training) networks and our regional stakeholders are members in ECSO (European Cyber Security Organisation) and euRobotics.

Latest Updates

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Smart Specialisation in Smart Region

First newsletter of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region project LARS - Learning Among Regions on Smart specialisation. It aims at strengthening the regional innovation systems by transnational learning. LARS  helps the public sector lead Smart specialisation processes in their regions and connects innovation networks across regions.