A national initiative on education and competence in Artificial Intelligence

AI Competence for Sweden – a National Initiative on Education and Competence Development in Artificial Intelligence

The need for in-depth knowledge of artificial intelligence (AI) is high in the labor market as well as in the rest of society. Therefore, the government has decided to target university education within AI, that will strengthen Sweden’s competencies and competitiveness, but also promote lifelong learning. Seven universities participate in the initiative: Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg University, Royal Institute of Technology, Linköping University, Lund University, Umeå University and Örebro University. More universities may join the initiative.