LIGHTer is a cross-industry lightweight arena which effectively creates competitiveness for Swedish industry. LIGHTer intends to create a structure for the efficiency of technology development and development of people with unique, multi-disciplinary capability to create products with low weight. LIGHTer will also provide an international top level (excellence) in selected areas giving the industry conditions for competitiveness.

LIGHTer coordinates activities in research, development, technology and competence development in Sweden. LIGHTer is the hub of Swedish lightweight technology. On this website LIGHTer presents information about what is going on nationally and internationally in lightweight.

LIGHTer provides development of technology and competence, research student training, networks, forums and meeting places.

LIGHTer membership programme started on 1 November 2013. By being a member you take joint responsibility for making Sweden one of the leading nations in lightweight development, providing exports and jobs. As a member, you are also given the opportunity to influence what Sweden should invest in the lightweight area. As a member you get access to a unique and broad network and continuous national and international lightweight trends throughout the world. For more information about the Membership Programme, offers, and how to become a member, please contact