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Joint Summary French-Swedish Innovation Partnership

A strategic partnership for innovation, digitalisation and green solutions between Sweden and France was signed in November 2017 in Göteborg by Prime Minister Löfven and President Macron.

THE PARTNERSHIP COVERS:

  • Green transports, Energy and Smart Cities
  • Green Finance
  • Digitalisation and Start-ups
  • Life Science

ACTIVITIES SINCE THE SIGNING OF THE PARTNERSHIP IN FRANCE AND IN SWEDEN

The Embassies in France and Sweden are coordinating the implementation of the roadmap of the partnership, through high-level political visits and exchanges between all stakeholders. The Embassy of Sweden in Paris has established informal reference groups, including relevant Swedish companies and French subsidiaries to Swedish companies, to discuss and share ideas on the strategic partnership. The reference groups cover the areas of Green transport, Energy and Smart Cities, Digitalisation and Start-ups, and Life Science. The Embassy of France, with a coordinating role played by its Regional Economic Department, has organised numerous outreach sessions for key French and Swedish stakeholders and has issued a series of papers (Sweden and the technological frontier) on the webpages of the Economic Department.

Read the entire summary in the document "Joint Summary Innovation Partnership" HERE.