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Value chain innovations in emerging Health Tech, Smart City and Greentech industries addressing the challenges of smart urban environment

Objective

URBAN TECH will support the acceleration of competitive success of European SMEs through market launch of new or significantly improved products and services with higher value (with higher quality, increased access, eco-innovative, resource efficient and internationally scalable). In long term perspective (strategic objective), URBAN TECH will innovate and increase the competitiveness of European Health Tech, Smart City and Greentech industries globally.
Value proposition:
• Offering innovative solutions to cross-sectoral and cross-border challenges, either public or private.
• Bringing together different stakeholders of the industry value-chain to cooperate and innovate together.
• Supporting SMEs and start-ups in scaling their solutions and products globally.
Advanced partnership of cluster and innovation support organisations from 9 countries, entrepreneurial and innovation support measures providers to SMEs and start-ups, mediators between the societal stakeholders needs and solution providers. Partners’ network bringing together 3 500 start-ups and SMEs and wider outreach to 20 000.
The core outputs of the project:
• 300 clustered challenges from 9 countries and beyond
• Online Open Space, based on Virtual Library of Challenges structured around Health Tech, Greentech and Smart City industries
• 320 collaborative innovation ideas for solutions by SMEs selected for industry hackathons through Open Call
• 16 international industry hackathons, resulting in 80 cross-border and cross-sectoral innovation projects selected for incubation and 1st stage of support (in total, max up to 10 350 €)
• ~30 projects selected for 2nd stage support (20-30 k €) for large scale testing and demonstration to deliver minimal viable products (MPVs)
• 20 projects selected for Going Global stage support (up to 14 k €)
• 20 tested and demonstrated products, partnerships and further public & private funding attracted through project business development and going global support in 3-5 years

Call for proposal

H2020-INNOSUP-2020-01-two-stage
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Funding Scheme

IA - Innovation action

Coordinator

CIVITTA EESTI AS
Address
Riia 24 A
51010 Tartu
Estonia
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
EU contribution
€ 125 912,50

Participants (10)

SIHTASUTUS TALLINNA TEADUSPARK TEHNOPOL
Estonia
EU contribution
€ 1 195 750
Address
Teadusparagi 6/1
12618 Tallinn
Activity type
Other
TURKU SCIENCE PARK OY AB
Finland
EU contribution
€ 342 093,75
Address
Joukahaisenkatu 3 A
20520 Turku
Activity type
Other
VASTERAS SCIENCE PARK AB
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 308 122,50
Address
Box 51
721 04 Vasteras
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
VIESOJI ISTAIGA KAUNO MOKSLO IR TECHNOLOGIJU PARKAS
Lithuania
EU contribution
€ 1 287 575
Address
K Petrausko Gatve 26
44156 Kaunas
Activity type
Other
TEHNOLOSKI PARK LJUBLJANA DOO
Slovenia
EU contribution
€ 316 262,50
Address
Tehnoloski Park 19
1000 Ljubljana
Activity type
Other
CYBERFORUM EV
Germany
EU contribution
€ 578 437,50
Address
Haid-und-neu-str. 18
76131 Karlsruhe
Activity type
Other
ENERGIESPARVERBAND OBEROSTERREICH
Austria
EU contribution
€ 253 750
Address
Landstrasse 45
4020 Linz
Activity type
Other
ZWI ZENTRUM FUR WISSENS-UND INNOVATIONSTRANSFER GMBH
Austria
EU contribution
€ 278 468,75
Address
Universitatsplatz 3
8010 Graz
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
POMORSKA SPECJALNA STREFA EKONOMICZNA SP. Z O.O.
Poland
EU contribution
€ 165 331,25
Address
Ul Wladyslawa Iv Nr 9
81 703 Sopot
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
GLOBAZ, S.A.
Portugal
EU contribution
€ 121 625
Address
Largo Luis De Camoes Edificio Rainha Piso 12
3720 232 Oliveira De Azemeis
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)