What is the SMART-SPACE Platform?
The Alpine Space Digital Innovation Hub is supported by the Alpine Space SMART-SPACE Project, which promotes, amongst all other service, also an integrated IT platform for Alpine Space users. The platform is conceived as a one-stop-shop to enhance the cooperation of the Alpine Space manufacturing innovation ecosystem, strengthen and support SMEs in the Digital Innovation Processes in order to increase their competitiveness.
The objective of the platform is to establish a powerful and strategic innovation environment to gather and optimize local and European initiatives on topics of common interest, increasing their impact and effectiveness, and to provide stakeholders (SMEs, Intermediaries and Policy Makers) with a set of common instruments and tools not available at a local level, building transnational networks for Alpine Space growth and eco-innovation
The Platform will represent the entry point to a powerful interregional network of innovation stakeholders, that will benefit from a set of tools and services conceived to support Policy Makers, Intermediaries and SMEs in undertaking the digitization path and increase the competitiveness of the Alpine Space area, building up the so-called “Alpine Space Digital Hub”.
What you will find in the Platform?
The platform is a collaborative environment where SMEs, Intermediaries and Policy Makers can cooperate and leverage on services specifically developed by SMART-SPACE project.
In particular, the SMART-SPACE Hub will give you the access to:
- Dedicated COMMUNITIES, where stakeholders can interact and have access to events, training courses, tools and other interesting material according their needs.
- PROPOSAL OF COLLABORATION shared among innovation stakeholders according to their common topic of interests.
- EVENTS to increase awareness, skills and competences, targeted according to the type of stakeholders and field of interest.
- DISCUSSIONS where users can share ideas, provide their feedbacks and opinions.
Why joining the SMART-SPACE Platform?
- SMEs: Succeed digital transformation of your business! You need to identify best practices from other companies in your business in European regions from Alpine Space? You need to identify the right partners, the experts to do it? You need to identify potential sources of funding? Be actor of our platform!
- INTERMEDIARIES: Want to be a key accelerator to help SME’s to succeed digital transformation of their business? Being actor in our platform will allow you to have a fast training to understand the issues of Industry 4.0 and a benchmark of best practices from other European regions and you will access some tools to support an industrial change management.
- POLICY MAKERS: “Do you want to best address the challenges of the industry 4.0 in your policies and support your Region in the industrial digital evolution? Join our platform and you can share and learn on best practices, connect with Alpine Space policy makers for new digitization actions. With the platform you will also increase your capacity to exploit existing resources for cooperation and relevant funding instruments, to build European cooperation on this subject and have the opportunity to share with other policy makers.”