Smart Housing Småland

Innovation arena for glass and wood

We increase innovation and competitiveness in the industries for industrial production of wooden houses and processing of flat glass.

What is Smart Housing Småland?

Substainable regional growth

Smart Housing Småland is an innovation arena for living environments and habitats in glass and wood, that contributes to increased innovation and competitiveness in the industries for industrial production of wooden houses and processing of flat glass. We gather actors and resources around common challenges, create contacts and initiate activities that accelerate and catalyze research, development and innovation.

The innovation process

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Smart Housing Småland creates collaboration in research, development, and innovation activities in the areas of interest in the network's industries, industrial production of wooden houses and processing of flat glass. We can help develop ideas, find funding and competence, write applications and build consortia, and have extensive expertise and close contact with experts in research institutes, and universities.

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Our projects

Smart Housing Småland aims at supporting research, development and innovation. It is done primarily by supporting the process of developing an idea into a project.

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Our prototypes

A prototype is one of the most important tools to test, demonstrate opportunities and evaluate technology and ideas. It can be simple material samples on tomorrow's biomass / glass to, a complex process and full scale concepts as windows or even a house.

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News

2022-01-13

Join us at Sweden Innovation Days 17-20 January 2022

Listen to Smart Housing Smålands broadcasts and chat with us live January 19-20. You will also have the chance to connect with us at our digital booth at the Discovery Area.

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2021-09-30

BY2030 - AN ARENA FOR LIVING ”THE FUTURE LIFE IS IN THE VILLAGE” - HOW TO BRING THE PERSPECTIVE INTO NEW EUROPEAN BAUHAUS

Village Fair 2030 is one of the initiatives that will create opportunities to live and work outside our cities. This applies not only in Sweden but also in the rest of Europe.

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2021-09-17

NEW EUROPEAN BAUHAUS STATES THAT WE HAVE TO BUILD BEAUTIFUL, SUSTAINABLE AND INCLUSIVE – BUT HOW DO WE REALISE THAT

The initiative should be based on local possibilities, needs, and demands - but what then? It was the starting point for this webinar, organized by SHS.

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2021-09-10

THIS IS HOW SWEDEN CAN CONTRIBUTE TO THE CREATIVE CHALLENGES IN NEW EUROPEAN BAUHAUS

How can Sweden and its actors and practitioners really make an impression and contribute with creative proposals and experiences in in the design of the future society?

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About us

Smart Housing – Accelerator och catalyzer

Smart Housing Småland is an innovation arena for habitats in glass and wood.

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Partners

Partners

Smart Housing Småland is an innovation arena where research, development and innovation is initiated and implemented in collaboration between society, business and academnia. Main funding organizations are Vinnova together with Region Jönköpings län, Region Kalmar län and Region Kronoberg. Co-founders are the trade organisations CBBT (The foundation Center for construction and housing based on wood), TMF (Wood and furniture companies), GBF (Glass services for Glasbranschföreningen and the Glass research organization GLAFO. Träcentrum, Linnaeus university and Jönköping University together with RISE Research Institutes of Sweden are the regional research institutions. RISE is the coordinator of Smart Housing Småland.