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Pre-study on regional education on standardization, accreditation and IPR

Reference number
Coordinator SIS - SWEDISH STANDARDS INSTITUTE - SIS, Swedish Standards Institute
Funding from Vinnova SEK 262 808
Project duration April 2018 - August 2018
Status Completed
Venture Strengthening Sweden’s role in international standardization

Purpose and goal

Project partners Swedish Standards Institute (SIS), Swedish Elstandard (SEK), Swedish Information and telecommunications standardization (ITS), Patent and Registration Office (PRV), and Swedac during the period 2018.04-2018-08 has carried out a joint work aimed at raising Swedish stakeholders´ knowledge of, and commitment to, standardization, accreditation and intellectual property.

Expected effects and result

The effect of improved knowledge and engagement in standardization, accreditation and IPR will strengthened the innovation system where Standardization, accreditation and intellectual property rights serve as tools for technology transfer of innovations into the market and thereby improving the results. The pre-study has shown a clear interest in implementing educational efforts, and a plan for implementation has been developed.

Planned approach and implementation

The project has developed a draft content for the education initiatives, and found common grounds for the joint initiative. A large portion of the work has focused on defining target groups and then finding suitable regional arenas to reach these target groups.

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Last updated 8 January 2019

Reference number 2018-02066

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