13:00  Introduction: Digital innovation in Västerbotten and the CARPE DIGEM project eXpression Umeå - expressionumea.se/en/

13:10 - Introduction to the regional DIGEM of Västerbotten, presented by Magnus Rudehäll, head of strategic innovation management at Region Västerbotten – Q&A

13:30 - Digital innovation support system of Umeå presented by Samuel Isaksson
-    Remote workshop guide good practices – using the design process to get the most out of your meetings and workshops
-    Summer eXpression – connecting regional manufacturers with students of the world’s leading design school Umeå Institute of Design and together creating consumer goods for the future
13:50                          Q&A - Short break

14:00    Study visit RISE Institute Umeå presented by Marlene Johansson and Jeroen Peeters : www.ri.se/en

Through design and prototype-driven design processes, RISE challenges preconceived notions, limitations and problems to better understand human and planetary needs and find new opportunities and innovations. They work with transformative methods and have expertise in, among other things, interaction design, product design, sound design, visualization and user experiences. Q&A

14:30 - Practical examples of digital transformation processes in Västerbotten, where methodology and organization in digital service innovation are shown from anchoring, problem and needs analysis to testbeds and implementation of new praxis by Tomas Mörtsell, chairman of the municipal board of Storuman.

Case presentation from Storuman Municipality in the field of digital health, new transport systems such as electric flights / drones and green conversion of energy systems.