Three focus areas - one creative environment
National research and development programmes
Lindholmen Science Park has three focus areas: Transport, ICT and Media. The focus areas interact with each other, which create opportunities for new technologies and innovations.
Through our national research and development programmes, we address major societal challenges and gather the Swedish competence.
Lindholmen Science Park is an international collaborative environment and has partners worldwide. We are leading and participating in several EU projects and represent Sweden as a strong innovation environment in our focus areas.
We run test and demonstration projects in sustainable transport, focusing on safety, efficiency and the environment.
Lindholmen offers an international, neutral arena for development of a modern infrastructure and IT services.
We support development, innovation and production of new technologies and concepts in the media industry, specializing in movie, TV, visualization, gaming, and traditional media.
Where bright minds and projects come together
Open Arena Lindholmen
Open Arena Lindholmen is both a concept and an environment for collaboration projects. The premises, Open Arena is situated in the main building at Lindholmen Science Park and is designed to encourage spontaneous meetings and innovative activities.
Creative meeting point at Lindholmen
Open Arena Lindholmen is a workplace for several national collaboration projects which Lindholmen Science Park host. People within in Lindholmen Science Park´s focus areas meet at Open Arena. They can be scientists, project managers, business managers, vehicle specialists, EU experts, students, designers, artists, professionals, entrepreneurs and politicians.
Benefits of Open Arena
Lindholmen Science Park provides a unique opportunity to take part in the Open Arena, the creative meeting point at Lindholmen. As an employee of a company established at Lindholmen you can become 'key player' and get access to the environment. You can use the Open Arena for spontaneous meetings or as a temporary workplace. Hold a inspirational workshop in one of the creative roundels or a business meeting over a cup of coffee.
Collaboration projects on our arenas
Together we can tackle complex societal challenges
We create opportunities for collaboration between industry, academy and public sector. Solve the major challenges facing society requires cooperation across traditional subject and organizational boundaries. Together we create innovation that leads to sustainable growth.
Collaborate with us
Do you have an idea for a development project and want to cooperate with us? Make direct contact with one of our project managers.
Both large, global companies and small innovative companies cooperate at Lindholmen Science Park. We run collaborative projects that strengthen the innovation capacity of the companies. This contribute to growth and employment in Swedish companies.
University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology has established joint education and research units on campus Lindholmen. Through close collaboration with industry and public sector, research can be used for innovations and technical solutions.
We are a partner to several public stakeholders. Together we run collaborative projects in complex societal challenges. Several projects are supported by eg City of Gothenburg, Region Västra Götaland, VINNOVA and the Swedish Transport Administration.
Lindholmen Science Park AB
The company Lindholmen Science Park AB is responsible for the brand as well as the strategic development of the park. One of the company's main objectives is to create opportunities for collaboration between business, academy and the public sector, both nationally and internationally.
Owners and financing
Lindholmen Science Park AB, reg. no. 556568-6366, was established 2000 and is based at Lindholmen in Gothenburg. The company is owned by Chalmers University of Technology, the City of Gothenburg, Business Region Göteborg and the industry in Gothenburg. The largest shareholders are companies such as Volvo Group, Volvo Cars, Saab, Ericsson and Telenor.
Cooperation agreements are signed with the University of Gothenburg and the Swedish Road Administration. We also have partners from the public sector that support several projects, organizations such as Vinnova, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agencies and Region Västra Götaland.