The main objectives of AIKA Digital Innovation Hub (DIH) are to:
- act as a one-stop shop that helps companies of Kainuu region in tackling digital challenges (especially AI, HPC, data analytics and digital transformation)
- be internationally significant, attractive AI technology competence center with all the good elements of life.
- provide companies access to digital technologies and opportunities to utilize Artificial Intelligence (AI) and High Performance Computing (HPC) in their business and development.
- develop the regional infrastructure of Kainuu and other supporting elements to attract companies and investments.
- increase the digital transformation expertise (AI, HPC) in the region while providing research organizations with world class RDI facilities to co-innovate with industry partners.
- create an active and living ecosystem that aims to look into the future through global lens