The AI Business program aims to make Finland the best place to research and develop artificial intelligence and platform economy. The program also targets to build global ecosystems and to attract investments in Finland.
The AI Business program accelerates the global growth of the Finnish digital service business. Artificial intelligence and platform economy can automatize currently localization-dependent operations and services. This enables Finland to provide significant international services.
AI Business is targeted at startup, SME, Midcap and large companies registered in Finland, and Finnish research organizations. Companies can apply for funding for their own development project or joint-project with other companies and research organizations.
Foreign companies are welcome to join the Finnish AI ecosystem and partner up with Finnish companies and research organizations.
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The AI Business program offers innovation funding, networking and internationalization services for R&D and utilizing artificial intelligence and platform economy in business.
The program will run from 2018 to 2022 with a total budget of EUR 200 million, of which Business Finland will cover appr. half. Business Finland can also fund the development of digital platforms that have a significant global networking impact.
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