Designing solutions for a dynamic future

Welcome to two workshop days in Skellefteå with company visits and talks around the topic of designing solutions for a dynamic future! We also hold the yearly SIG PM general assembly meeting.


Tuesday 21 March

  • 10.00 Welcome to the Workshop Days and to Skellefteå Airport
    • Tobias Larsson (SIG PM), Anders Warell (Product Development Academy)
  • 10.00-10.30 Mingle and fika
  • 10.30 Electrified aviation: About the initiatives and demonstration of the aircrafts
  • 12.00-13.00 Lunch at Science Park
  • 13.00 Introduction
    • Ola Isaksson (Chalmers) and Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck (LTU)
  • 13.15 Jama Mining Machines contributes to fossil free mining – how a small company from northern Sweden can be an important actor on the global market based on sustainable innovations
  • 14.00 Alimak – Sustainability from a ”glocal” perspective
  • Björn Wikström, HSQE Manager (Health, Safety, Quality and Environment), Alimak Group Sweden AB
  • 15.00-17.30 Workshop on product development for sustainability
    • Lead by Ola Isaksson, Sophie Hallstedt (BTH), Anders Warell, Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck (LTU), Jenny Janhager, (KTH)
  • 19.00 Dinner Wood Hotel (restaurant Mandel – with ecological and sustainability focus)

Wednesday 22 March

  • 8.00-9.00 SIG PM General assembly and constitutional board meeting 2023 – chairman professor Tobias Larsson, BTH
  • 9.00-9.30 About the fast-growing gaming industry in Skellefteå
  • 9.30-10.15 Workshop: Product development education in academia and industry (professional education, ”upskilling”, BSc and MSc programs)
  • 10.30 – 11.30 Motivations behind the initiative Arctic Centre of Energy, Ann-Christine Smith, Skellefteå Kraft and Martin Karlsson, Northvolt
  • 11.30 – 12.00 Ambitions ahead with ACE, Tobias Vahlne, CEO Arctic Centre of Energy
  • 12.00-13.00 Wrap up and lunch

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1000 SEK for SIG PM/PDA members (become member here) and as a member you also get access to meeting documentation after the event. Non-member fee 2500 SEK.

>> Register here <<


Skellefteå Airport
Science Park (or Great Northern), Skellefteå. 
Hotel rooms are pre-reserved (valid until March 14) at the Wood Hotel, one night 21-22 March: SIGPM2023 – The Wood Hotel by Elite, Skellefteå

Agenda for SIG PM general assembly (download all files)