SEMCON IS A FOUNDING PARTNER OF AI INNOVATION OF SWEDEN
Semcon is one of the founding partners of AI Innovation of Sweden – a national initiative to accelerate research and innovation in Artificial Intelligence (AI). With an extensive experience of AI projects, both on theoretical and application levels, Semcon will continue to develop AI solutions that make a difference in people’s lives.
“Understanding how to utilize the benefits of AI, and at the same time managing the potential risks, is a way to gain competitive advantages on the global market. This is a highly important initiative, making sure Sweden will be in the forefront when it comes to the development of AI technology”, says Markus Granlund, CEO of Semcon.
AI is emerging as the key technology for innovation, growth of new jobs and development in all areas of our society. That is why AI Innovation of Sweden is now launching with Semcon as a founding partner. Working together, industry, public sector and university partners will accelerate AI research and innovation, creating a Swedish AI ecosystem.
Broad expertise in AI
Semcon has a broad experience within AI for many different industries and the company was an early adopter of methods such as machine learning (ML), deep learning (DL) and genetic algorithms. By combining traditional product and industry experience with AI and a close collaboration in research projects, Semcon has a unique position on the Swedish market.
“It is natural for us at Semcon to engage as a founding partner in AI innovation of Sweden. Bringing with us solid industrial and commercial experience, we are confident that we will contribute and benefit from this cluster – supplying our customers with the capabilities to realise significant business value from proven AI solutions, based on end user needs”, says Ramy Khalil, AI Expert & Business Developer at Semcon.
About AI Innovation of Sweden
In early 2019 stakeholders representing industry, the public sector and academia joins forces to create a leading environment for collaboration on AI; AI Innovation of Sweden. The overall objective is to serve as an engine for the Swedish AI ecosystem, fuelling the Swedish economy and attracting leading global expertise.
For more information, please contact:
Ida Borenstein, Communication Manager, Semcon
Phone: +46 709 240142 E-mail: email@example.com
Semcon is an international technology company that develops products based on human needs and behaviours. We strengthen our customers’ competitiveness by always starting from the end user, because the person who knows most about the user’s needs creates the best products and the clearest benefits to humans. Semcon collaborates mainly with companies in the automotive, industry, energy and life science sectors. With more than 2,000 specialised employees, Semcon has the ability to take care of the entire product development cycle, from strategy and technology development to design and product information. Semcon was founded in Sweden in 1980 and has offices in over 30 locations in eight different countries. In 2017, the Group reported annual sales of SEK 1.8 billion. Read more on www.semcon.com