Luleå University of Technology and the Region of Norrbotten has a long history of collaboration. Together we have built a joint Ehealth Innovation Center (EIC), a research center that works to find new smart care solutions.
We have also joined forces in several transnational project like ReNewing Health, Regional Telemedicine Forum, RemoDem and currently we are working together in the RemoAge and Ecap projects where we are developing digital solutions solving the challenges of providing quality healthcare in rural areas.
Luleå University of Technology is experiencing strong growth with world-leading competence in several areas of research. The research within the area of Health Sciences spans over a broad spectrum where the digital solutions are central in all subjects. Most of the research has a regional focus with close cooperation with the county council, municipalities and businesses. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.6 billion per year. We currently have 1,800 employees and 15,000 students.