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Center for Competitiveness of the University of Fribourg;P?le scientifique et technologique du canton de Fribourg
- March 25-25, 2011
- Clusters as Drivers of Competitiveness: Strategies and Policy issues
- Fribourg, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
- The aim of the conference is to explore the role of clusters as drivers of firms, regions and nations competitiveness. Clusters are comprised as geographic concentrations of interconnected companies, specialized suppliers, services provides, firms in related industries, and association institutions in particular fields that compete but also cooperate (Michael Porter, On Competition, 2009). A large body of research points to the fact that clusters matter for both innovation and economic prosperity of regions and firms. And, despite market globalization, innovative clusters are becoming more and more important to firms and regions. [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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