Dominic Power
Uppsala Universitet
27. März 2013 - 27. März 2013

Dominic Power is Professor in Economic Geography, and Director of the Centre for research on Innovation and Industrial Dynamics (CIND) at Uppsala University, Sweden. He received his DPhil from Oxford University in 1998. Dominic is a leading international expert in the area of creative and culture-based industries, innovation and public policy, and regional industrial competitiveness. He has published over 70 articles, books, and reports on these topics and has lectured at major scientific and policy conferences around the world. Dominic’s research agenda focuses on the geographical foundations of business competencies and competitiveness and on the economic geography of contemporary economic change. Principally a series of interlinked projects on the cultural industries form the main focus of his research work. Dominic has worked as a policy advisor to various firms, European governments and regional authorities: including Swedish Innovation Authority, the Nordic Council of Ministers, Innovation Norway, Icelandic Government, the Nordic Innovation Center, the European Commission DG Enterprise and Industry.