The Flemingsberg Science Foundation promotes cooperation between academia, business and the wider community in Flemingsberg. The Foundation comprises Stockholm County Council, Huddinge Council, Botkyrka Council, Karolinska Institutet, the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Södertörn University and Swedish Red Cross University College.
A strategic direction for the Flemingsberg Science foundation
The foundation’s overall strategy is to identify value-generating opportunities for co-operation in the intersection between academia, business and society, and have an active presence in these areas for their development. The foundation’s guiding principles in this initiative are co-operation, value creation, information and neutrality.
What the foundation wants to achieve to 2018
- An attractive campus environment characterized by strong interaction, a distinctive identity, and an international profile.
- Established interaction between academia, business and society in at least two of our key focus areas.
- At least three companies, or other knowledge-based organizations, with at least 10 employees, and one of which with more than 50 employees, base themselves in Flemingsberg.
- Co-ordinated national and international marketing of knowledge environments in Flemingsberg, with particular focus on the campus area.
The Foundation’s CEO is Björn Varnestig.