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We interview and feature a new innovation district every month in our newsletter “Ørestad Insight” to share knowledge about the best practices from around the world:

  • “Oxford Road Corridor is the beating heart of the Northern Powerhouse, with specialisms in Advanced Materials and Life Sciences”: Oxford Road Corridor, Manchester

  • “The most innovative square mile on earth”. That is how Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has described Kendall Square, the innovation district in Boston, Massachusetts, where MIT among others are anchored: Kendall Square, Boston

  • One of Greater Copenhagen’s innovation districts. This districts is characterised by its strength within academic research, which attracts knowledge-heavy corporations: Copenhagen Science City

  • Smaller innovation districts operate differently than larger ones. In Chattanooga Innovation District, activities are sparked by the local community, businesses, and authorities gathered together under the roof of an innovation center: Chattanooga Innovation District

  • Smart Social City is gathered around the vision for “Cities of Innovation” that drives an agenda of smarter solutions within public services, public governance, and economy: Smart Social City – Madrid

  • With 15 years of experience and with a vision of strengthening and bridging the gap between different business sectors, Cortex is what can be called a classic innovation district: The Cortex Innovation Community – St. Louis

  • RECOLAB demonstrates innovation in the cityscape and supports the culture of innovation in Greater Copenhagen: RECOLAB – Helsingborg

  • A well-established innovation district that has inspired cities such as Rio de Janeiro, Boston, Istanbul and Cape Town: Barcelonas innovation district: 22@

  • An innovation district in Colombia that will contribute to improving quality of life for Medellín residents through science, technology and innovation in an inclusive and sustainable way: Innovation district of Medellín: Ruta N

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