Lund University Open Innovation Platform, commonly called LU Open, is a new department of Lund University that is designed as an open project platform for a better society. LU Open’s mission is to improve the world and the human condition by creating, leading and participating in collaborative projects with many stakeholders in collaboration so that the university’s research and knowledge is utilized to the benefit of society.
Manned by specialists in university project financing, project implementation, and new methods and tools for open innovation it aims to develop projects which will increase the innovative capacity of the whole region through open collaboration with different stakeholders such as academia, business and the public sector. The LU Open team specializes in ICT / Mobility, Logistics / Construction, Smart Cities, Food & Health, Social Innovation, Student Entrepreneurship and Open Innovation. LU Open already runs more than 30 projects, works with more than 2,000 companies, universities and the public sector as well as with international partners.
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