ECES - Establishment of a Competence Hub on Embedded Systems

Reference number
Coordinator Luleå tekniska universitet - Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik
Funding from Vinnova SEK 400 000
Project duration August 2015 - June 2020
Status Ongoing
Venture The strategic innovation programme Electronic Components and Systems:
Call Strategic innovation program Electronic Components and Systems. Competence nodes 2015.

Purpose and goal

Establish a hub for ES actors to mediate competence and contacts as well as catalyzing establishment of new R&D projects that strengthens value chains in Swedish industry.

Expected results and effects

To support Smartare elektroniksystem and Vinnova in the process of making the Swedish embedded system industry even better on a national and international scale we are proposing a number of activities (see next box). These activities shall support the embedded system partners in establishing strong project consortiums for future calls, create a more solid, yet dynamic value chain and ensure a good competence supply.

Planned approach and implementation

Activities * Take part at the planned match-making event organized by Smartare elektroniksystem * Work to establish a long-term competence hub by primarily using existing channels such as: - ProcessIT.EU, ESIS, EU * Supporting member organizations with building strong project proposals * Establish a contact list with ´competences´ to be able to redirect partners that need help with particular questions to the right competence (expertise).

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