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Jan Ole Rypestøl (1963) is a PhD candidate at the University of Agder and researcher and senior project manager in Agderforskning. Jan Ole holds a Master of Science in Innovation and Knowledge Development from UiA. His research interests are linked to regional business development, innovation and entrepreneurship, and his doctoral thesis focuses on knowledge flow in innovation networks. Jan Ole has ten years of experience as an entrepreneur and manager of various businesses at home and abroad, and has also long experience as project manager of major inter-municipal entrepreneurship projects.