ViA's research strategy is a reaction to the challenges created by the transition to the knowledge society and globalisation. The long-term goal of the research activities at ViA is to create and adapt new technologies of the next generation knowledge society. The medium-term goal of research at ViA is to foster the national and regional development of smart specialisation areas and increase productivity by doing research where there are actual social and technological challenges. The common research direction of ViA is Digital Solutions for Social Challanges.
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