Emily Wise

Lund University and IEC

Emily Wise is an independent consultant and Research Fellow at Lund University, and works with administrative coordination, communication and postdoctoral research with the MUM platform. As a consultant, Emily provides research, analysis, advisory support and process facilitation services in the field of innovation policy. Emily has a particular focus on strategy and governance of clusters and other collaborative ecosystems, international innovation collaboration, and policy approaches to operationalize interregional smart specialization (within macro regions or broader international contexts). Emily has worked with public sector clients to support the development and implementation of innovation activities within the EU Strategy for the BSR over the past 14 years. Emily has a BSFS in International Politics from Georgetown University (1991), an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia (1997), and a PhD in Research Policy from Lund University (2014).