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. Results with SWII since 2013 are: 33 R&D consortia & projects to a value of 38 million Euros. Altogether, projects include 113 Swiss and Swedish project partners, there among 53 SME companies.
The next industrial R&D partnering program focuses on Additive Manufacturing and Lightweight. Among our industrial partners, who are interested in R&D partnering, you can find Swiss and Swedish MNE:s like Siemens, Saab, and ABB.
Project funding is available via Eureka and Eurostars, www.eurekanetwork.org