Mr. Tapani Ryynänen is a senior scientist and project manager in the Business Area of Smart industry and energy systems at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. After 6 years in Finnish industry and business he joined the VTT in 2001. He received a M.Sc. (Tech.) from the Lappeenranta University of Technology (Industrial Management) in 1993. Currently his research focuses on Business Ecosystems and Business Models in Nuclear Industry. His latest projects and current research interests are in the field of NPP decommissioning, Small Modular Reactors and related innovation and business ecosystems.