European Cluster Excellence Scoreboard

The European Cluster Excellence Scoreboard Pilot Version applies the scoreboard methodology for measuring regional strength in emerging industries developed under the European Cluster Observatory. The pilot scoreboard is composed of three key elements:

The pilot scoreboard applied the methodology to three emerging industries in the fields of: creative industries; eco industries; and mobile services. Empirical results for the scoreboard were compiled through a questionnaire survey with 741 respondents (of which 568 are from firms) across 10 identified regional hotspots, namely: Berlin, Catalonia (Barcelona), North Holland (Amsterdam) and Inner London for creative industries; the Capital Region of Denmark (Copenhagen), Lombardy (Milan) and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur (Marseille) for eco industries; and Attiki (Athens), South Finland (Helsinki) and Vienna for mobile services.