Vinnova's vision is for Sweden to become a leading global player in research and innovation, and a country that is attractive for investment and entrepreneurship.
Vinnova is Sweden's governmental agency for innovation under the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation in Sweden. Vinnova´s mission is to contribute to sustainable growth by improving the conditions for innovation. Vinnova does this mainly by funding innovation projects and research needed to develop new solutions. Vinnova also invests with a long-term perspective in strong research and innovation environments.
Vinnova also serves as the national contact authority for the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation and is the Swedish Government's expert authority in the area of innovation policy.