AI stories and tools presented in www.aistories.fi portal were created as part of AI-TIE project. The mission of AI Technology Innovation Ecosystems for Competitiveness of SMEs, more briefly the AI-TIE project, was to support SMEs in business development and growth by promoting the use artificial intelligence solutions through AI accelerators, training and an AI ecosystem. The objective was to facilitate the development and piloting of AI solutions that optimize internal processes as well as lead to innovation of new products and services. The project aimed to move the AI discussion from the general level towards industry-specific training, mentoring and AI accelerator activities.
Duration: June 2021 – August 2023
The project owner was Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences and the co-owner Laurea University of Applied Sciences.
Partners: Business Helsinki, Central Uusimaa Business Development Center – KEUKE, Chemical Industry Federation of Finland, European Regional Development Fund, Finland’s Artificial Intelligence Accelerator FAIA, Health Capital Helsinki, Healthtech Finland, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, Itä-Uusimaa Development Service Posintra Oy, Kotka-Hamina regional development company Cursor, Länsi-Uusimaa Chamber of Commerce, MyData Global, Regional Council of Kymenlaakso, Regional Council of Uusimaa, Sailab MedTech Finland, Siili Solutions, Silo.AI, Technology Industries of Finland, Uudenmaan yrittäjät.
Source / Lähde: Lahtinen, A. & Humala I. 2023. Lukijalle. Teoksessa Lahtinen, A. & Humala, I. (toim.). Tehoa tekoälystä pk-yrityksiin! s. 10. Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu. Helsinki.
Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences was AI-TIE project owner. Laurea University of Applied Sciences was co-owner. AI-TIE was supported by a vast network of partner organizations.
23.6.2023 Empowering SMEs with Artificial Intelligence. Guide to harnessing the potential of AI for small and medium-sized enterprises. – Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
20.3.2023 From Relatable Stories Towards AI Ecosystems – The European Business Review
10.11.2022 AI and medtech ecosystem in Finland – opportunities for SMEs – MedTech Insights
22.5.2022 Innovation Ecosystems as a Source of Renewal for Innovative Enterprises – “Innovation”, Routledge Series on Ideas in Business and Management
20.10.2021 Artificial Intelligence Empowers the Competitiveness of Cleantech and Healthtech SMEs — Helsinki Smart Region
31.8.2021 Finnish project to boost adoption of AI at SMEs — Good News from Finland
20.8.2021 Finnish project aims to boost adoption of AI-based solutions — Health Care IT News
18.8.2021 Artificial Intelligence driving competitiveness in SMEs. The new RDI project develops collaboration to support the Finnish AI Innovation System — Health Capital Helsinki
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AI stories of companies participating in the AI-TIE accelerators in blogs, video podcasts and company videos: https://www.aistories.fi
Interviews: AI in Finland
Web portal www.aistories.fi was created as a part AI-TIE – AI Technology Innovation Ecosystems for Competitiveness of SMEs (2021-2023) and AI-TIE South Finland (2022-2023) projects, which were supported by the European Regional Development Fund (REACT-EU) and Regional Councils of Helsinki-Uusimaa and Kymenlaakso.