ASSAR is a meeting place where education, innovation and research supply industry with new solutions. The aim is to establish a world-leading physical and virtual development environment for research, technology development, innovation, and education in Skövde.
The initiators of ASSAR are Gothia Science Park, the University of Skövde, the Volvo Group, the Volvo Car Corporation, and the Industrial Development Center West Sweden.
– We want ASSAR Industrial Innovation Arena to be a magnet attracting regional, national and international engineering companies and institutions sharing our vision in enhancing manufacturing and automation technologies with virtual engineering practices. In the context of ASSAR future technological and industrial solutions and innovations will be developed, says Patric Eriksson, CEO at Gothia Science Park and chairman of the board at Swedish Incubators & Science Parks.