The project contributes to fulfilling: Tying the region together
Sub programme: Kattegat/Skagerrak
Lead Partner: Aalborg Municipality
Norwegian Project owner: Skedsmo Municipality
Partners: Aalborg Municipality, Skedsmo Municipality, Aalborg University, Akershus County Municipality, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO)
Project Period: 1 June 2009 - 31 May 2012[The project is completed]
Total Budget: 1 197 200 EUR
Udbetalt støtte fra ERUF: 296 477 EUR
Udbetalt støtte fra norsk IR-midler: 263 733 EUR
The project STRAKKS has worked on strategies for urban development in Nordic knowledge cities. Partners from Skedsmo and Aalborg municipalities, Aalborg University, Akershus County Authority, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design has been working with "urbane laboratories" for testing new models and specific interventions in urban development.
The project has established an urban network in order to enhance skills and develop models to combine business, knowledge environments and research with urban development to promote a knowledge-based urban development.