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Northern Runoffs into Profits (WaterPro)

Start date: Jun 1, 2016, End date: May 31, 2019,

Description (EN): While the agriculture and mining extractive industries are important sectors for the economy of Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) areas, their activities cause significant risk to the vulnerable environment through water and land pollution. Nutrients in agricultural runoff are one of the major contributors to eutrophication and algae blooms. The overreaching goal ...
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Health services for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (eCAP)

Start date: Oct 1, 2015, End date: Sep 30, 2018,

Description (EN): The need for psychiatric services for children and adolescents generally exceeds service capacity. The main problems are insufficient numbers of psychiatrists/specialists, long waiting times, limited capacity among primary care services and a heavy travel burden for both patients and their family, and outpatient specialists.The aim of the eCAP project is to develop ...
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OrganiCity – Co-creating smart cities of the future (OrganiCity)

Start date: Jan 1, 2015, End date: Jun 30, 2018,

OrganiCity offers a new paradigm to European digital city making. Built on and extending the FIRE legacy, this project seeks to build a strong foundation for future sustainable cities through co-creation by a wide range of stakeholders. Globally, Europe is a champion of sustainable, inclusive and open societies. The digital age enables us to push this position further and to rethink the way we cre ...
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Description (EN): This project will develop tools to enhance capacity of manufacturing companies in the NPA region to adapt and embrace new technologies and innovation. The toolbox developed will consist of subsets such as Digital manufacturing (robotics and simulation), New ideas and thinking (human centered and environmental thinking, competitiveness), Business models and modern P ...
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Remote support of Aged people (RemoAge)

Start date: May 1, 2015, End date: Apr 30, 2018,

Description (EN): The RemoAge project will tackle the challenge of supporting people with dementia and other frail older people to age in place in remote and sparsely populated areas of the northern periphery of Europe, where there are long distances and limited resource to meet the challenge. It will build on and roll out tested and evaluated service packages that will meet this ch ...
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Innovative Intelligent Rail (IN2RAIL)

Start date: May 1, 2015, End date: Apr 30, 2018,

IN2RAIL is to set the foundations for a resilient, consistent, cost-efficient, high capacity European network by delivering important building blocks that unlock the innovation potential that exists in SHIFT2RAIL: innovative technologies will be explored and resulting concepts embedded in a systems framework where infrastructure, information management, maintenance techniques, energy, and engineer ...
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Embedded systems are the key innovation driver to improve almost all mechatronic products with cheaper and even new functionalities. Furthermore, they strongly support today's information society as inter-system communication enabler.Consequently boundaries of application domains are alleviated and ad-hoc connections and interoperability play an increasing role. At the same time, multi-core and ma ...
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Arrowhead (ARROWHEAD)

Start date: Mar 1, 2013, End date: Feb 28, 2017,

"Our society is facing both energy and competitiveness challenges. These challenges are tightly linked and require new dynamic interactions between energy producers and energy consumers, between machines, between systems, between people and systems, etc. Cooperative automation is the key for these dynamic interactions and is enabled by the technology developed around the Internet of Things and Ser ...
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While preservation of digital content is now well established in memory institutions such as national libraries and archives, it is still in its infancy in most other organizations, and even more so for personal content. ForgetIT combines three new concepts to ease the adoption of preservation in the personal and organizational context, each overcoming major obstacles:First, Managed Forgetting mod ...
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Description Dem@Care aspires to contribute to the timely diagnosis, assessment, maintenance and promotion of self-independence of people with dementia, by deepening the understanding of how the disease affects their everyday life and behaviourIt implements a multi-parametric closed-loop remote management solution that affords adaptive feedba ...
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Safer Roads for Users

Start date: May 22, 2013, End date: Jul 21, 2015,

The main objective of the Project is to eliminate border effect expressed with difference in road accident risks for road users in EU and RF sides of Barents Region. Harmonisation of principles and instruments to manage accident risk for users, caused by factor "Road and its surrounding" is expected to be able harmonise road conditions both sides of the border, improve fluency of road transport fl ...
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The specific objective of the SUMILCERE project is to offer social and legal scientific set of tools and recommendations for sustainable mining projects to be used by the industry and decision making authorities. The specific objective will be achieved by comparing and developing the recommendations on the side of the existing regulatory framework, policy instruments for sustainable management, us ...
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ENVIMINE

Start date: Apr 2, 2012, End date: Jan 1, 2015,

While new mines will be put into operation, active deposits are scheduled for closure. The challenges of the mine closure will arise; closed mines may have a negative impact on surrounding water, soil and air. This can be prevented by good planning, and therefore information about the surroundings of the mine in question is needed. The project will develop innovative methodology concerning environ ...
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Gentle remediation of trace element contaminated land (GREENLAND)

Start date: Jan 1, 2011, End date: Dec 31, 2014,

"Gentle remediation options (g.r.o.) include various (mostly plant based) approaches to remediate trace element contaminated soils at low cost and without significant negative effects for the environment. Although g.r.o. comprise very innovative and efficient technologies, they are still not widely used as practical site solution due to several reasons of hindrance for applying g.r.o. as practical ...
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Description Digital preservation offers the economic and social benefits associated with the long-term preservation of information, knowledge and know-how for re-use by later generations. However, digital preservation has a great problem, namely that preservation support structures are built on projects which are short lived and is fragmente ...
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The health and well-being of children and youth on the region is challenged in many ways. Some of these are common for the region, and some are also in connection to the regions´s special features such as sparse population and limited availability of services. Youths' traditional sources of health information are no longer satisfying their needs, and they are increasingly using the internet for he ...
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Support of people with dementia in remote areas (RemoDem)

Start date: Sep 30, 2012, End date: Sep 29, 2014,

The Remodem project will develop and test an integrated service package for people with dementia living in remote rural communities which allows and supports them to continue living in their current homes and postpones their placement in institutional care. This will be achieved through modules of support incorporating tested ICT services. The modules will give people with dementia improved access ...
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Bothnian Arc Steel & Metal Industry

Start date: Jun 30, 2001, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

The project aims at enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs and at ensuring their economical growth in the selected sector that is linked to the steel and metal industry as well as to the mining and energy sectors. The project also aims at identifying resources available within the industry, society and the academic world in the Bothnian Arc area and at disseminating information about their activiti ...
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NIMO - Nordic Interaction and Mobility Research Platform

Start date: May 31, 2011, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

The overall goal of the project is to establish a common research platform within interaction and mobility in the region. It should be accomplished through leveraging existing resources and networks and performing joint cross-border research, development, innovation, and deployment activities. E-services for citizens, community-based elderly care, and pervasive games are targeted application areas ...
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Intelligent Road

Start date: Dec 31, 2011, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

The aim of the project is to come up with the concept of a sustainable Intelligent Road System that would offer updated local information as to the road surface conditions for those who are on the road. Such a system should also be easy to promote from a marketing point of view. Another aim is to support the development of the traffic operating environment in the northern parts of Scandinavia, to ...
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InnoPreneneurship 21

Start date: Dec 31, 2011, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

The objective of the project is to increase the knowledge as to the role and the significance of entrepreneurship between the participating high schools and other public institutions in the Northern Scandinavia. • Influence the attitudes and the culture of the participating high schools and their regional partners favouring a more entrepreneur way of thinking and pattern of behaviour.
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SMaE

Start date: Jun 30, 2012, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

The project aims to improve small and medium sized manufacturing firms have the ability to actively manage and lead product development, thus enhancing competitiveness in the program area. The project aims to stimulate SMEs' skills by providing a platform for test and evaluation of modern processes, tools and methods. The platform provides access to the project's expertise in product development m ...
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Forum for industrial future

Start date: Sep 30, 2011, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

In order to achieve the overall objective of establishing an internationally competitive regional manufacturing industry, the project has the following objectives: • Conduct a number of high-quality seminars enabling the experts to meet representatives of small and medium Swedish and Finnish enterprises. The seminars should result into an “Agenda for the industrial future”. • Conduct a number of w ...
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Coastal environment, technology and innovation in the Arctic (CETIA)

Start date: Jun 29, 2011, End date: Jun 28, 2014,

The overall objective: To increase knowledge and provide innovative solutions to address common environmental risks and challenges in the Barents region. The specific objective: CETIA aims to contribute to develop new approaches to monitor the coastal environment and new technologies of bio-remeditation, and by establishing cross-border cooperation in academic training. ...
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Sami language - three generations tell

Start date: May 31, 2012, End date: May 30, 2014,

The aim is that from a multigenerational perspective, visualize and study the individual Sami thoughts and experiences relating to the Sami language, Sami knowledge and Sami language community and their knowledge and ability to use the rights that are tied to the Sami language as a national minority. The goal of the project is to Saami individuals of different ages with different dialects to have ...
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VSB

Start date: Apr 30, 2012, End date: Apr 29, 2014,

The purpose of the Vision Systems Business Development platform (VSB) is the business development of products in the field of optics. The project's goal is to provide excellence and innovation to support business development of SME's products in the field of optics. It also aims to promote and disseminate the project results to generate business opportunities and interest from industry and supplie ...
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UNELMA

Start date: Mar 31, 2012, End date: Apr 29, 2014,

The project aims to develop research and analysis activities of companies operating in Northern Finland and Sweden, and to focus especially on the different imaging techniques used in materials research. The goal of this project is to disseminate information to industry on the co-applicants tangible opportunities to analyze materials, and collect data on the business needs today and to develop dif ...
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Integrating media production with the new modes of communication (MEDIA)

Start date: Sep 30, 2011, End date: Mar 30, 2014,

The objective is to cooperate across the Nordic borders (northern Sweden and northern Finland) with a view to strengthen the quality of education and research as well as to increase the cooperation with media enterprises. The overall objective of the project is to establish a platform for the industry-oriented research within the field of media in the region. The aims of the project are as follows ...
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The aim of the project is to combine berry industry processes into an energy and resource efficient integrated process, optimizing the quality, and generating simultaneously juices, juice concentrates, berry skins and seeds and other mechanically derived ingredients. The long-term objective is to raise all the industry's competitiveness and refinement level in the global marketplace and enable the ...
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ECEH

Start date: Mar 31, 2012, End date: Mar 30, 2014,

Efficient Control of heat & ventilation in low Energy Houses for single families. The project aims to improve the competitiveness of the house manufacturers in the region by creating efficient energy management in low-energy buildings. It also aims in common with the house industry and industry on energy management to develop a concept for efficient community use of energy, heating and ventilation ...
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Barents logistics 2

Start date: Mar 9, 2011, End date: Mar 9, 2014,

... arents Region. The academic institutions responsible for university-level educational cooperation in the project are the University of Oulu (project leader) in Finland and the Technical University of Luleå in Sweden. Moreover, in the field of business competence development and vocational-level logistics education, the Arctic Training Centre in Murmansk, Russia, is included. Other partner organiza ...
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Snow, Ice and Avalanche applications (SNAPS)

Start date: Feb 28, 2011, End date: Feb 28, 2014,

SNAPS will contribute towards safer and more efficient transport system in the northern peripheryThe SNAPS project will focus on snow and avalanche services for transport infrastructure in selected areas within the Northern Periphery in Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Finland. Avalanche forecasting systems for transport authorities will be developed from scratch in some areas and existing services imp ...
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Kolarctic IT Education, Networking, Patnership and Innovation (KITENPI)

Start date: Feb 28, 2011, End date: Feb 27, 2014,

... tween the five participating universities and created a common Kolarctic pool of ICT jobs and competence. It has Increased collaboration between academia and ICT industry (especially in Arkhangelsk, Luleå and Kemi-Tornio). The ICT industry has become more involved in the ICT education, e.g. via many Innovation Events where students interact with staff from the local industry. The involved univers ...
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Description The project addresses the long-term usability of commercially relevant data produced or controlled by organisations. It draws on motivation from use cases in health care, finance and clinical trialsEnsuring long term usability for the spiralling amounts of data produced or controlled by organisations with commercial interests ...
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HighBio2

Start date: May 31, 2011, End date: Dec 30, 2013,

The project aims to • Contribute to the development of clean and efficient technologies for bio energy production • Contribute to the development of bio-based fuels and raw materials for chemical industry • Through research and development support small-scale heat and power at local level The goal of this project is to develop methods by which you can use biomass more versatile than before. The ai ...
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RE-COLL

Start date: Dec 31, 2012, End date: Dec 30, 2013,

The project aims, through a one-year project, to test the effects of an inter-regional forum for researchers in northern Norway, Sweden and Finland. The project's goal is a test venue for researchers who are focused on the EU's societal challenges related to the participating universities' research.
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COBS

Start date: Oct 31, 2010, End date: Oct 31, 2013,

The proposed project will develop and launch a supervision system which will increase the availability and performance of conveyor belt transports in primary industry. The base in the system is the “Intelligent conveyor belt roller”; a composite based roller that will hold embedded electronics and sensors allowing measurement of critical performance parameters such as bearing temperature, vibratio ...
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Tourist Guide for Northern Periphery (TG4NP)

Start date: Jun 14, 2010, End date: Sep 29, 2013,

The aim of the TG4NP project is to support tourism industry of peripheral regions by enhancing the visitors experiences in cultural and natural heritage destinations with the help of multimodal mobile information services. Project will develop potential new approaches to efficient and sustainable management and utilisation of resources in natural and cultural heritage. The idea is to exploit the l ...
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... chnology with fibre and disk lasers and encouraging the use of laser welding and high strength materials in the region's manufacturing industry. PROLASe would also like to develop cooperation between Luleå University of Technology (LTU) and Oulu University (OU) and the region's companies to better utilize the resources available. - investigate and document the laser welded joints fatigue resistanc ...
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Increasing Energy Efficiency in Buildings (IEEB)

Start date: Jul 31, 2010, End date: Jul 30, 2013,

The project Increasing Energy Efficiency in Buildings (IEEB) has the following objectives: 1. Technological development of low-energy solutions in housing 2. Transfer of knowledge about energy solutions to the construction industry and the society 3. Measurement techniques to decrease energy consumption in both new and existing buildings 4. Measuring the energy consumption in existing buildings th ...
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