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frontierCities2 - Another Level of Impact

Objective

frontierCities2 – Another Level of Impact represents a quantum leap in the scope, ambition and service. This acceleration programme focused on FIWARE-supported solutions in the Smart Cities area, answering to new opportunities to achieve significant success and impact in promoting FIWARE-supported solutions across European cities and city environments. frontierCities2 – Another level of impact responds to the strategic opportunities to take FIWARE deployment in European cities to another level. Building on an expanding network of 45 cities currently trialling or deploying FIWARE-enabled solutions, and establishing upon the successes of the current frontierCities accelerator, acknowledged by the EC as best practice in a number of respects.

A core strength is its important Call focus on supporting SMEs with proven FIWARE-enabled solutions from the Phase 3 A16 and wider FI-PPP Phase 1 and 2 promising research results through high-impact Market Acceleration Grants. The increased ambition, improved service range and offering include: i) a widened Smart Cities scope; ii) a strengthened Grantee Acceleration Programme; iii) an Outreach Service to FI-PPP P2 & P3 research results; iv) a dedicated Financing and Partnerships Acceleration Service; and v) a new Cities Programme dedicated to supporting and developing the network of cities trialling and deploying FIWARE-enabled solutions.

Target impacts include 100+ cities trialling or deploying 60+ FIWARE-enabled solutions, 150 deployment instances, and EUR 5 million in new and third party financing and investment support. A strengthened consortium bringing increased acceleration capability, impact delivery potential, and access to corporate partnerships to strengthen the smart cities ecosystem, together with major European and global media and publishing impact through the H3B Media-ThinkingCities Platform’s reaching to 20,000+ cities, local authorities and Smart Cities professionals across Europe and around the world.
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Coordinator

NEW FRONTIER SERVICES

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Rue De Stassart 131
1050 Bruxelles

Belgium

Activity type

Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)

EU Contribution

€ 277 970

Participants (7)

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ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA INFORMATICA SPA

Italy

UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

United Kingdom

EU Contribution

€ 160 450

SMART TRANSPORTATION ALLIANCE

United Kingdom

EU Contribution

€ 1 788 098,62

S3TRANSPORTATION LLP

United Kingdom

EU Contribution

€ 197 052,63

INNOVA BIC - BUSINESS INNOVATION CENTRE SRL

Italy

EU Contribution

€ 118 550

H3B MEDIA LTD

United Kingdom

EU Contribution

€ 97 019,13

FIWARE FOUNDATION EV

Germany

EU Contribution

€ 100 000

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 732947

  • Start date

    1 December 2016

  • End date

    30 November 2018

Funded under:

H2020-EU.2.1.1.

  • Overall budget:

    € 2 984 301,12

  • EU contribution

    € 2 739 140,38

Coordinated by:

NEW FRONTIER SERVICES

Belgium