About

edig is a knowledge platform which aims to boost expertise in digitalisation in the field of industry.

A knowledge platform involves gathering information in order to enable effective learning. The target group of the knowledge platform is employees operating in Swedish industry, although training providers may also benefit greatly from edig. Relevant fields in industry include development, operation and changes in production.

edig provides inspiration from a number of operations across a wide range of industrial companies and in-depth information with findings from research and development projects.

The edig project continues until the end of 2021 and is financed by Vinnova.

edig is an abbreviation of e-learning, digitalisation, industry and global collaboration.

The target group is employees operating within Swedish industry, including operators, maintenance and production engineers in companies, management and various training providers.

– Karin Wilson, Project Manager at edig.

Målgruppen är medarbetare inom svensk industri t ex operatörer, underhållstekniker, produktionstekniker i företag, ledning och olika utbildningsaktörer.

– Karin Wilson, projektledare för edig.

We work to provide a knowledge platform which:

  • Raises awareness about the possibilities and challenges of digitalisation.
  • Creates a common objective and consensus around digitalisation.
  • Provides flexible forms of learning, teaching and training.
    Breaks down psychological barriers relating to the implementation of digital tools.
  • Identifies new skills requirements.
  • Stimulates interest in technology within the training system.
  • Contributes to future skills provision within industry.

Vi arbetar för att kunskapsplattformen ska:

  • Öka förståelsen för digitaliseringens möjligheter och utmaningar
  • Skapa en gemensam målbild och samsyn för digitalisering
  • Erbjuda flexibla former för lärande, träning och upplärning
  • Minska mentala barriärer för införande av digitala verktyg
  • Identifiera nya kompetensbehov
  • Stimulera intresset för teknik inom utbildningssystemet
  • Bidra till framtida kompetensförsörjning i industrin

Project partners

  • ABB AB
  • SKF Sverige AB
  • Volvo Lastvagnar AB
  • Volvo Personvagnar AB
  • Swedish Match AB
  • Good Solutions Sweden AB
  • Prevas AB
  • CGM/a member of the ABB Group
  • XMReality AB
  • Göteborgs Tekniska College
  • Chalmers
  • Swerea IVF (project management)

Projektpartners:

  • ABB AB
  • SKF Sverige AB
  • AB Volvo
  • Volvo Personvagnar AB
  • Swedish Match AB
  • Good Solutions Sweden AB
  • Prevas AB
  • CGM/a member of the ABB Group
  • XMReality AB
  • Göteborgs Tekniska College
  • Chalmers
  • Swerea IVF (projektledning)