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When creators network and collaborate, we know it's an important foundation for the future of society. It inspires, educates and creates value for the sustainable businesses of the future. On this page you will find news and reports about the creative cluster. Watch, read, be inspired or tip us off to the next story or news item.

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Companies contributing to sustainable textile industry

The textile and fashion industry is a resource-intensive and polluting sector where environmental and health impacts are high in all parts of the textile...

Summer eXpression 2022 participants

They go from idea to finished product during Summer eXpression

It is now clear which 10 students have been accepted for this year's Summer eXpression 2022...


eXpression Future Retail Lab accelerator programme analysed

three-year initiative to develop, establish and implement an accelerator programme for the sustainable trade of the future. The programme has been developed at the business incubator eXpression Umeå and...


Watch the broadcast: investors going against the grain

On 28 April, eXpression Umeå was visited by Karin and Marcus Bodin, who run the investment company Walter & Johanna....


MURAL architecture launches motion path with Generation Pep

Architects Kim Granberg and Johan Björn, together with Generation Pepp, have developed a tailor-made movement path that encourages students to...


Markus transforms concrete into new and ancient design

Markus Larsson has been running Creative Concrete for a few years and is currently one of the participants in eXpression Design. He likes the idea of...


Live: Investors going against the grain

eXpression Umeå arranges a series of conversations where we get to know investors who think differently. This time Stina Haglund meets Karin and Marcus Bodin. Together they run...

Arboretum North

The architectural competition to make Arboretum North in Baggböle accessible

The Arboretum Norr Foundation, together with the architecture students Edith Tamm and Jonas Eltes, has invited to an architectural competition aimed at architecture students. The aim is to...

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