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

On 15 June, Tillväxtverket opens call 2017: 2 within the West Swedish Structural Funds Program (ERDF) and closes in mid-September.

In order to reach the national target of fossile free transport by 2030, emission reduction in the transport sector needs to accelerate on a techn

Certainly, we usually look ahead, but for those curious about what Lighthouse was doing last year, our annual report for 2016 is now available.

Trafikanalys har publicerat sin utredning om ett svenskt Eco-bonussystem för att flytta över godstransporter från väg till sjöfart.

Source: 
Sjöfartstidningen

After a recruitment period during the winter, five postdocs have become employed in the Lighthouse postdoctoral program.

Upcoming events

Jul
3
Mon

Den 3 – 6 juli 2017 arrangeras den Maritima Mötesplatsen med seminarier och maritima mingel i Gotlandsbolagets trädgård på Hamngatan 1 i Visby.

Jul
3
Mon

Välkommen till seminarium om utmaningar och möjligheter med elektrifiering av sjöfarten. 

Aug
30
Wed

Welcome to a seminar focusing on opportunities, challenges and actions with electric powered vessels.

Sep
12
Tue

How will Sea Traffic Management change the maritime future? How will current and future deveopments affect STM?

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