Innovation competition for smart steel

Chance to collaborate with SSAB and Sandvik in SmartSteel Innovation Challenge


In the SmartSteel Innovation Challenge, SSAB and Sandvik Materials Technology are looking for ideas to create a unique fingerprint-like identifier that makes tracing of steel products possible.


Companies and research groups of all sizes are welcome to participate. The challenge is part of the SmartSteel project related to PiiA, Process Industrial IT and Automation, a Swedish strategic innovation program.


The ideas can be related, but not limited to Metallurgy, IT, Mechanics, Chemistry, Marking, Sensing etc.


The winner will get the chance to develop the idea in a long-term partnership with SSAB, Sandvik Materials Technology and PiiA, with access to vast business knowledge and international customer networks.


The challenge is organized by the leading Nordic innovation consultancy Spinverse.


Submission of proposals is open until November2, 2018.


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