The 21st Conference of the Open Innovations Association FRUCT was organised on 6-10 November 2017 in Helsinki. There were over 100 participants from more than 20 countries.
FRUCT is a large regional cooperation framework that promotes principles of open innovations cooperation between academia and industry. The FRUCT Association was established in 2007 by Nokia, and Finnish and Russian universities. Nowadays FRUCT consists of over one hundred active members and more than three thousand followers.