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      2021

      “The flexible course structure was a deciding factor”

      12/9/2021 Industry faces a major transition, placing tough demands on today’s leaders. To meet these challenges, Emmy Wixenius – a production planning manager at Scania – chose to study a co...

      Digital parenting support in game form helps new parents

      12/8/2021 Digital parenting support in the form of a game can help couples who are new parents get to know each other in a new way as parents. Research at the University of Skövde within car...

      Preserving personal data privacy in machine learning

      12/6/2021 Machine learning (ML) is one of the most common methods for analysing personal data. It is used in different domains such as e-commerce, health care and financial services. But res...

      Mikael Wickelgren is Sweden's foremost automotive industry expert

      12/1/2021 Mikael Wickelgren is perhaps the University of Skövde's most media-savvy researcher. Officially he is a "Senior Lecturer in Business Administration" and "Head of School of Business...

      Strong figures for the University of Skövde’s research

      11/15/2021 The University of Skövde’s research reaches out into the world, and has an impact. This is shown by the Swedish Research Council’s Research Barometer for 2021. According to the Res...

      Lama's engineering project led to job at Volvo

      11/11/2021 As a Bachelor’s Degree Project in Production and Electrical Engineering at the University of Skövde, Lama Awawda an exchange student from Spain, designed an electric motor. The res...

      Skövde researchers investigate honey bee weight loss during winter

      11/3/2021 Researchers from the University of Skövde have worked with Nordens Ark to investigate honey bees’ weight loss during the winter. This weight loss was generally low, and was compara...

      Sweden Game Conference brought the Swedish games industry to Skövde

      10/28/2021 For the first time, Sweden Game Conference was held both on-site at Arena Skövde and online on October 14-15. More than 600 participants visited the conference on-site and 200 part...

      Occupational practitioners in Thailand studied course at the University of Skövde

      10/27/2021 Employees of Swedish companies in Thailand were recently invited to participate in a three-day online course in Simulation for Decision Support at the University of Skövde. The cou...

      Researchers survey invasive crab in Lake Vänern

      10/26/2021 The University of Skövde has conducted a pilot study to establish the population of the non-native Chinese mitten crab in Lake Vänern. In the study, it emerged that, in recent year...

      Josefin’s thesis about sustainable accessibility featured in international conference

      10/25/2021 This spring, Josefin Kristensen was awarded the University of Skövde’s Diversity Scholarship for her thesis “Sustainable Accessibility from a User Experience Perspective”. But that...

      The Swedish Minister for Culture learned about games in Skövde

      10/22/2021 On Thursday 21 October, Sweden’s Minister for Culture, Amanda Lind, visited the University of Skövde. The visit was part of a visit to the Skaraborg region, and in Skövde, games we...

      Sweden Game Conference is back in Arena Skövde

      10/12/2021 Europe's leading conference for future and professional game developers and startups, Sweden Game Conference, is back on October 14-15 – both online and in Arena Skövde. This year'...

      Record interest in DONNA DAY

      10/7/2021 Gender equality in the gaming industry is an important issue. This is evident not least in the number of applications for DONNA DAY – two days where female game students and game d...

      “I chose Skövde because I fell in love with the programme”

      9/15/2021 Ricardo Parizotto Ribeiro from Brazil is studying Bioscience – Molecular Biodesign at the University of Skövde. He chose the University of Skövde because he instantly fell in love ...

      Italian philosopher Honorary Doctor at the University of Skövde

      9/13/2021 Luciano Floridi is a philosopher and co-founder of the research fields known as the philosophy and ethics of information. He works at the University of Oxford as Professor of Philo...

      “Skövde struck me as the perfect place to kick start my career as a researcher”

      8/31/2021 Boushra Dalile is from Syria and studied Cognitive Neuroscience: Mind and Brain - Master's Programme at the University of Skövde. She is now a PhD researcher at KU Leuven, Belgium.

      "International education has expanded my experiences and perspectives"

      8/24/2021 Faith-Grace Ameku grew up in the United Kingdom, with Ghanaian parents. For the last couple of years, she has been studying Biomedicine at the University of Skövde. Her favourite t...

      The University welcomes new international students

      8/18/2021 On Monday, the introduction starts for the 160 new international students who will begin their studies at the University of Skövde this autumn. – We are very happy that so many hav...

      New tool to protect electricity networks against cyber-attacks

      8/16/2021 Harmful cyber-attacks on electricity networks can have devastating effects on socially important functions. Researchers at the University of Skövde are therefore developing a proto...

      Employers curious about Ahmed´s Global Swede award

      8/10/2021 Ahmed Mohamed from Egypt studied the Master´s programme in Molecular Biotechnology at the University of Skövde. During his two years in Sweden as an international student he was aw...

      Being an exchange student in Skövde – feels like a nice dream

      8/2/2021 Trinidad Sánchez Montoya came to Skövde as an exchange student for half a year. After one semester she decided to extend her stay in Sweden and continue to study at the University ...

      One semester in Skövde was not enough for Paula

      7/26/2021 Paula Camargo Romera from Spain was supposed to study at the University of Skövde for one semester, but extended her stay in Skövde to a whole year. – The lifestyle here and the c...

      Shanghai student back in Skövde for the third time

      7/19/2021 When students go overseas to study they usually do it for a semester or for a year. But that is not the case for Kaiyuan Yang from Shanghai. She is back at the University of Skövde...

      From Russia via Skövde to Berlin for former Global Swede winner

      7/15/2021 Sergey Redyuk studied Data Science Master´s programme at the University of Skövde and was awarded University of Skövde´s Global Swede in 2018. He now lives in Berlin and looks back...

      Lena Mårtensson becomes adjunct professor in Australia

      6/23/2021 Lena Mårtensson, professor at the University of Skövde, becomes an adjunct professor at the University of Queensland in Australia.

      “I have been lucky to call Skövde my home for the past three years”

      6/23/2021 Veera Jokinen from Nokia in southern Finland has studied at the University of Skövde for the past three years. – I chose to study Biomedicine in Skövde due to the interesting cours...

      The University of Skövde is advancing in forecasting research

      6/21/2021 On June 27-30, a large, international conference on forecasting is taking place. A key figure behind the conference is the Skövde professor Nikolaos Kourentzes who wants to help co...

      Seven guidelines for a successful OSS project

      6/8/2021 Within businesses and organisations, there is a major need for governance and strategies in order to successfully engage in open source software projects. The LIM-IT research proje...

      The University of Skövde starts the autumn semester in a hybrid mode

      6/2/2021 Hybrid education until October 3. Then regular teaching on campus for the rest of the semester. This is the University of Skövdes' plan for the autumn semester 2021.

      Christian from Canada is this year’s Global Swede

      5/25/2021 Christian Norrie from Canada is studying the final semester of the Master’s programme Data Science at the University of Skövde. On 28 May, he will receive the Global Swede award fr...

      Refined AI mimics human reasoning

      5/5/2021 By allowing artificial intelligence (AI) to mimic the reasoning employed by human experts, AI methods can be improved and their acceptance broadened. This is seen in new research f...

      Robots find the meaning of life in Cobots

      4/29/2021 With the goal of becoming part of the startup program at Science Park Skövde, Adam Wallberg and Sanna Wallberg Ylvén moved to Skövde and started studying game development at the Un...

      Sweden Game Conference led Valheim's Lisa to Skövde

      4/22/2021 Sweden Game Conference catched Lisa Kolfjords interest regarding Skövde’s growing game development community. After her studies at the University of Skövde, she began the journey t...

      The hormone that can program fetuses to better health

      4/14/2021 Daughters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are more likely to be diagnosed with the same syndrome. It can cause several health problems and make pregnancy more diffic...

      Research: Reusing virtual models saves time and money

      4/8/2021 In today’s manufacturing industry, there is a lot of talk about Industry 4.0, smart manufacturing and digital twins. The role of virtual models has been highlighted with the emergi...

      Researcher from Skövde awarded multi-million grant for marine project in Norway

      4/6/2021 There are more than 7,000 different species of marine invertebrates worldwide, of which around 250 are found in Norway. But there are large gaps in our knowledge of these, not to m...

      Is blockchain technology the solution to Sweden’s electricity challenges?

      3/31/2021 The nation’s electricity market has long been the subject of a vociferous and impassioned debate in Sweden. Escalating electricity prices in the north, very low prices in the south...

      Former Skövde students behind the global success Valheim

      3/25/2021 At the University of Skövde, we are very proud of the developer Iron Gates' enormous success with the game Valheim. Several of the people behind the global success have studied Gam...

      DONNA is Working to get More Women into the Game Industry

      3/8/2021 The game industry is a male-dominated industry. The DONNA network, founded at the University of Skövde, works for equality in the game development educations and the game industry....

      Research: Visualisation Techniques that Help Us Understand the World

      3/4/2021 Large amounts of data are constantly being collected, with the intention of understanding the world and, quite often, to make predictions about it. Elio Ventocilla, PhD Student at ...

      Hereditary nerve disease linked to a 7,000-year-old genetic mutation

      2/10/2021 An international collaboration in which the University of Skövde has participated has led to publication in the prestigious magazine Brain. The research presented highlights, among...

      Successful Studio Ludum ends with a fresh start

      2/4/2021 The innovation project Studio Ludum has, with computer games as its driving force, supported young gaming-interested people, who neither work nor study, to start or resume studies ...

      How worried should we be about the new coronavirus variants?

      1/26/2021 New virus variants of Covid-19 are reported daily in the media. But how dangerous are the new virus mutations and how afraid should we be of them? Kristian Vlahovicek, visiting Pro...

      Explains how research and game development are linked

      1/21/2021 Henrik Engström, Professor of Informatics at the University of Skövde, recently published the book Game Development Research. In this book, he compiles and describes research on ga...

      Searching for invasive species in Vänern, Sweden’s largest lake

      1/21/2021 Researchers from the University of Skövde will do a feasibility study with the aim of taking an inventory of invasive alien crustaceans in Lake Vänern, the largest lake in the Euro...

      Research: Helping businesses to redesign their factories

      1/13/2021 Sweden’s manufacturing industry has a long history, but today’s existing factories find it difficult to compete with new factories that are being built, such as those in China, for...