Disruptive Information Technologies for Barents Euro-Arctic Region


January 2020 – December 2022

Priority axis 2

Fluent mobility of people, goods and knowledge


1 155 328 €


The project is is co-financed by the EU, Finland, Norway, the Russian Federation and Sweden in the framework of Kolarctic CBC 2014-2020 programme.

TO7 Improvement of accessibility to the regions, development of sustainable and climate-proof transport and communication networks and systems


The overall objective of the project is to enhance adaption and transfer
of Disruptive Information Technologies for the societal and economic needs
of the Barents Euro-Arctic Region. The project works with four different use cases in the areas of smart roads, smart ID blockchain applications, waste management and the prevention of collisions with reindeers on roads.


  • Lead partner: Lulea University of Technology (Sweden)
  • ITMO University (Russia)
  • Northern (Arctic) Federal University (Russia),
  • Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Finland)
  • UiT – The Arctic University of Norway (Norway)
  • Russoft (Russia)



ITMO University team:

Center for Information and Optical Technologies


Olga Timokhina, olga.shishkina1987@gmail.com