Issue 1 2018


Light, cost-effective, and efficient--the textile reactor takes its place on the recycling landscape
A new type of reactor made of a textile material has found its way onto the market in different parts of the world.

Smart textiles makes robots move
Research on advanced information systems and smart textiles in collaboration with one of the most talked about scientific areas of the future: robots.


Insights boosts the teacher education
Kathleen Mahon is a teacher who started doing research in higher education pedagogy, and during a visit to Borås she was so taken by the university that she wanted to move here.


Trust is the name of the game when 13 businesses conduct collaborative research
The purpose of the project is to identify ways that innovation processes based on large quantities of data can be improved by combining technological, organisational and behavioural findings.

Borås takes shape as an idea factory
"Innovation Platform Borås" is a collaboration platform that supports projects and innovation processes from idea to implementation for sustainable urban development.

An outlook: Technology for better ambulance care
Hanna Maurin Söderholm, Senior Lecturer at the Swedish School of Library and Information Science and PreHospen makes an outlook.