Smart Products for Automated Transportation
SWII is an exclusive industrial R&D partnering program with available funding for market oriented R&D projects via Eureka and Eurostars.
In October 2012, Switzerland and Sweden launched the industrial R&D partnering program Swiss-Swedish Innovation Initiative (SWII). The objective is to increase number of industrial R&D partnerships and the number of joint R&D projects between our countries. SWII's results so far: 29 market oriented R&D consortia and projects to a value of 37MEUR.
The next industrial R&D partnering program focuses on Smart Products for Automated Transportation. Among our industrial partners, who are interested in R&D partnering, you can find Ericsson, Autoliv, Saab, Bombardier, Swisscom, Postauto as well as the most technology intensive SMEs and academia partners like ETH Zurich and EPFL.
Project funding is available via Eureka and Eurostars, www.eurekanetwork.org
Following sub topics within Smart Products for Automated Transportation are prioritized:
1. Tools for Smart Products
- Sensors and Communication Technologies incl. 5G, RFID and Emergency/Distress Communication, Data Management incl. Big Data and Simulation, Quality and Security & Standards
2. Smart Solutions for Automated Transportation
- Tools for Management of Complex Systems, Tools for Multi Modal Transportation, Autonomous Systems for Smart Cities incl. Energy Efficiency, Quality and Security and Standards
WHEN: September 28, 2016
WHERE: Semper Aula, ETH Zurich Main Building, Zurich
10 carefully chosen Swiss and Swedish SMEs will gain the opportunity to pitch their next R&D idea to the industry audience.
If you are interested in an elevator pitch, please contact Ms. Maja Zoric, Senior project manager Business Sweden for more information (Maja.Zoric@business-sweden.se or +43 664 235 15 23)
Swedish SMEs may apply for travel grant at www.vinnova.se/sv/Ansoka-och-rapportera/Utlysningar/Effekta/Resebidrag-EUREKA-och-Eurostars/
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