Talented individuals with the right combination of skills are crucial for a more innovative process industry within Sweden.
PiiA Innovation aims to help industry meet this long-term need for talent by coordinating activities for knowledge and skills-development on a national basis.
The primary focus is on providing the skills needed for the process industry and its suppliers to develop processes for innovation and technology installation and integration. Another focus is helping process industry companies to develop their attractiveness to national and international talent from universities and colleges.
PiiA Innovation aims to contribute to raising productivity levels in companies’ production and operations processes through more efficient skills-development processes. It also aims to strength companies’ ability to embrace newly emerging technologies and use them to develop.
Operations in this area are managed by Per Leven from ProcessIT Innovations at Umeå University.