MDI carried out a broad national stakeholder survey for the Ministry of Employment and the Economy to provide information for the preparation of the new innovation policy programme in June 2012. The survey was conducted with the ZEF survey application and was sent to c. 1 700 respondents around Finland. The response time was limited to one week and 739 (43.2%) responses were given by the due date. The results were presented in a working group meeting at the end of June 2012. The respondents were provided with their own regional results.