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Stay up to speed with the latest news and updates on what happens within AI Sweden and in our projects.

Sweden Innovation Days will put Sweden on the map as a leading AI nation

2020-08-28

During the Sweden Innovation Days on 17-19 November, representatives from the national innovation ecosystem, industry, public sector, academia and startups will meet key innovation players from ten...

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AI-landscape mapping initiative will support the growth of Swedish AI startups

2020-08-24

Startups have an important role in creating innovation and growth - especially in the field of AI. This is why we are involved in the mapping of Swedish AI Startups. Together with Ignite Sweden and...

HPE: “Partnership is in our DNA”

2020-06-29

Anna Granö, who leads Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) in Sweden, sees a tremendous value in the partnership with AI Innovation of Sweden. She believes that HPE’s extensive technical experience will...

Building the National Data Factory and Testbed at AI Innovation of Sweden

2020-06-25

Technical infrastructure, data, legal frameworks, and know-how will be available for AI Innovation of Sweden’s projects and partners within its emerging Data Factory.

Data and AI are transforming news media

2020-06-22

What opportunities and challenges does Data and AI-driven development pose for journalism and the media industry? This new report on AI in the media sector from the innovation program Media &...

MAQS Advokatbyrå – new partner of AI Innovation of Sweden!

2020-06-11

AI Innovation of Sweden is expanding through more partners and we are now welcoming the law firm MAQS Advokatbyrå to our network. MAQS joined us in April and is already up and running and actively...

AI will strengthen teaching of the Swedish language

2020-06-01

In Vinnova's call for proposals "Test beds to address society's challenges”, 20 new test bed projects in different phases are now being funded to stimulate the capacity to test the development...

AI Innovation of Sweden launches Startup Program

2020-05-15

AI Innovation of Sweden has launched its brand new startup program. The aim of the program is to support startups who want to learn more about AI, to connect AI startups to new partners and investors...

Unique opportunity for international collaboration projects - EUREKA Clusters AI Call

2020-04-17

The clusters within the international innovation network EUREKA are now for the first time teaming up in a call for proposals focusing on artificial intelligence. The initiative is a unique...

AI Innovation of Sweden to assist in initiative helping public organisations to use AI solutions

2020-04-01

The Swedish Innovation Agency, Vinnova, will give public sector the possibility to quickly get expert opinions on potential AI projects. The initiative aims to offload public organisations in the...

Hack the Crisis will help the world fight Corona

2020-03-31

The Corona pandemic that has hit us has created the biggest crisis in modern times. Most of the world has been affected and we must act now and use every conceivable force to help solve the crisis. To...

New call from Vinnova will accelerate the shared knowledge in AI research

2020-03-25

The aim of the new call from Vinnova, "Staff exchange for applied AI research", is to accelerate the shared knowledge in AI research by offering funding for exchange of staff between countries. AI...

Petra wants to ignite the AI community in Stockholm

2020-03-16

The day after the inauguration of AI Innovation of Sweden’s new Stockholm node, Petra Dalunde started her new position as Node Manager for the Greater Stockholm area. During the first month Petra has...

The first results of the Baltic seabird hackathon are in!

2020-03-13

In November, AI Innovation of Sweden together with WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) and SLU (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) organized a hackathon aimed at studying the behavior of...

AI challenges the Media industry

2020-02-25

Artificial intelligence and automated services are precipitating major changes. For society and for industries. And journalism and the media are no exception. Data and AI-based technology are growing...

Legal challenges within collaboration projects in focus

2020-02-23

The law that relates to the collaborative project is a major challenge, and in the context of AI-related projects, it becomes all the more complicated. Josefine Rembsgård, legal coordinator at AI...

New pre-study will look at the opportunities for a node in East Sweden

2020-02-17

A pre-study, that will be conducted during the spring, will give a better understanding of needs and opportunities for a new node of AI Innovation of Sweden in East Sweden.

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Join our Space Data Hackathon!

2020-01-30

Are you a space engineer? Or just an enthusiastic, well-educated, tech savvy student or professional with a passion for space and innovation? Swedish Space Data Lab, Arctic Business and Innovatum...

AI Innovation of Sweden's node in Stockholm is launched!

2020-01-29

AI Innovation of Sweden's new node in Stockholm has now been officially launched! The opening ceremony held at Stockholm City Hall was in front of a packed auditorium with more than a hundred...

Vinnova expands its commitment to AI Innovation of Sweden

2020-01-28

Vinnova, Sweden's innovation authority, has now made a long-term commitment to AI Innovation of Sweden by funding the initiative with SEK 100 million during 2020-2024.

The south node is ready to take the next step

2020-01-21

After three intensive months of planning, workshops and discussions with more than 90 people from organizations based in south Sweden, the south node of AI Innovation of Sweden is now taking its next...

Data from space teach us more about the state of nature

2020-01-02

Climate change is becoming ever more apparent, with clear visible changes to our woodland and grassland. Our two Space Data Lab pilot projects are now testing how satellite data can be used to improve...

Unique media initiative within AI innovation

2019-12-20

AI Innovation of Sweden in collaboration with the Innovation program Media & Democracy at Lindholmen Science Park are starting a national pilot initiative with a focus on media-specific AI innovation...

Eight new data labs will accelerate the development of AI

2019-12-09

Vinnova has approved funding to eight new data labs to increase the use of data in different areas. AI Innovation of Sweden is a partner in three of these; Swedish Medical Language Lab, AI Platform...