Vinnova

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Vinnova (Sweden's Innovation Agency)
Government Agency
IndustryResearch and Development
FoundedJanuary 1, 2001
HeadquartersSweden
Key people
Director General Darja Isaksson
Websitewww.vinnova.se

Vinnova is the Swedish government agency that administers state funding for research and development. The agency's mission as defined by the government is to promote development of efficient and innovative Swedish systems within the areas of technology, transportation, communication and labour. The agency does this by giving financial aid to companies for research, development and legal costs.