For a sustainable maritime sector

Lighthouse is focusing on long-term development, research and innovation by: Creating collaborative research and networking platforms • Providing support and resources for maritime research • Creating interest for maritime research. Read more here.

This is what we do

Lighthouse is focusing on long-term maritime development, research and innovation. Read about our work and our vision.

Be a part of Lighthouse In kind bank

Do you or your company wish to collaborate with academia or institutes? Take a look at this great opportunity.

Funding opportunities

Lighthouse gathers a number of funding possibilities for maritime research, innovation and development. For students, researchers and companies. The lists are updated regularly, so check in often.
  • What is Lighthouse?
    Lighthouse gathers leading maritime stakeholders through Triple-Helix collaboration between industry, society, academy and institutes for research, development and innovation within the maritime sector. Read more about what we do and our prioritised areas.
  • Funding opportunities
    Lighthouse gathers a number of funding possibilities for maritime research, innovation and development. For students, researchers and companies. The lists are updated regularly, so check in often.
  • An outlook on autonomous safety on vessels
    Whether it's rail, road or air, unmanned vehicles are becoming a reality. For shipping, it is no longer if, but when, autonomous merchant ships will be sailing across oceans.

News

From the office in San Diego, California, Wärtsilä operated the offshore vessel Higland Chieftain off the North Sea coast of Scotland. The testing,

A Lighthouse pre-study, Dynamic design of ships, has led to a collaborative project between SSPA (project manager), Chalmers, KTH and Stena, which

Violeta Bulc, the European Commissioner for Transport, this week  outlined the clearest vision yet that the EU has for the development of autonomou

In October, the final announcements for the period 2018-2020 will be published in Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Program for Research and Innovatio

Promoting the transfer of goods from road to rail and sea is one of the objectives in the Swedish Transport Agency's proposal for a Swedish nationa

Upcoming events

Sep
26
Tue

Årets Världssjöfartens Dag att uppmärksammas tisdagen den 26 september 2017 mellan kl 13.00 – 16.00 på World Maritime University i Malmö. 

Sep
28
Thu

Port of Tallinn is delighted to host the Baltic Sea Ports & Shipping 2017 exhibition and conference from Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 September at

Sep
28
Thu

Hamndagen 2017 som Göteborgs Hamn arrangerar på GöteborgsOperan.

Sep
29
Fri

​Magda Wilewska-Bien will present and defend her PhD thesis titled “Management of ship-generated food waste  – illustrated from the Baltic Sea pers

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