The main feature of the Living Lab for Industrial Symbiosis in St. Petersburg is a practical approach
The main characteristic of a Living Lab is an experimental approach in a real-life context with user involvement centred on collaboration and co-creation of knowledge.
The Living Lab in St. Petersburg has become a center for sustainable environmental cooperation.
Living lab is a method for co-creating user-driven innovation. It is about bringing lot of actors with different perspectives on a development process to co-create knowledge in a real-life context.
On 26 May 2021, two Interreg Baltic Sea Region projects, the “BIS – Baltic Industrial Symbiosis” project and the “BalticBiomass4Value” project, in collaboration with the Nordic Council of Ministers Offices in the Baltic States, held a virtual roadshow of industrial symbiosis and bio-based business models.