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RIT - Space for Innovation and Growth

Published: 5 October 2017

Project description
RIT stands for "Space for Innovation and Growth" and is an EU-funded project aimed at creating sustainable growth in the Norrbotten region and strengthening its role as Sweden's leading space region. Through a series of activities, this can be achieved and thus increases the space sector's capacity for research and innovation cooperation between the academic sector, industry and players in the innovation support system. In the long run, the project is expected to help the space industry become more important for regional economies as well as new innovations and increased growth. For more information, visit RIT's website .

Project information
Project Manager: Johanna Bergström Roos , LTU Business
Involved from product innovation: Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck , Peter Törlind , Angelica Lindwall , Christo Dordlofva
Partners: Swedish Space Industry (SSC, GKN, NanoSpace, OHB Sweden, ÅAC Microtec), Regional Innovation Support Systems (LTU Business, Arctic Business Incubator, Progressum), Public sector (Kiruna Minicipalty, Norrbotten County Council, Norrbotten County Council)