Paper Province can help you apply for fundings from PiiA
to develop automation solutions for the industry.
Automation alters the industry
Robots and computers are controlling an increasing amount of our production equipment. A continued development of automation technology is a needed to maintain economic growth. That is why Paper Province supports automation development projects of all sorts. We also manage an automation network where automation professionals can meet, exchange knowledge and cooperate.
Vinnova, the Swedish governmental innovation agency, in cooperation with the Swedish Energy agency and Formas, have decided to finance Processindustriell IT and Automation (PiiA) as one of five strategic innovation areas. The program has a budget of around 220 million SEK between 2014 and 2016 and it is likely that the yearly budget after that will be around 40 million SEK.
DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR AN AUTOMATION PROJECT? PAPER PROVINCE CAN HELP YOU APPLY FOR FINANCING FROM PiiA TO DEVELOP AUTOMATION SOLUTIONS FOR THE INDUSTRY.
Counting industrial co-financing, PiiA has a budget of around a quarter of a billion SEK during the first three years. An important part of their operation is to prepare announcements and evaluate applications to decide which projects to fund. Their main focus is activities that breed innovation and a strategic renewal of industrial IT and automation.
JOIN THE AUTOMATION NETWORK
The Automation Network is a meeting place for competencies that normally don’t intersect. An environment where professionals can identify and discuss mutual challenges. The Automation Network is run by the business clusters Paper Province, Stål & Verkstad and Compare. Do you want to join? Read more…