This website is a "yellow pages" of Digital Innovation Hubs. The information provided about each entry is based on self-declaration. The European Commission cannot take any responsibility for the provided information. Currently all the entries in the catalogue are being verified (based on the provided information) if they comply to the following 4 criteria:
- Be part of a regional, national or European policy initiative to digitise the industry;
- Be a non-profit organisation;
- Have a physical presence in the region and present an updated website clearly explaining the DIHs’ activities and services provided related to the digital transformation of SMEs/Midcaps or industrial sectors currently insufficiently taking up digital technologies
- Have at least 3 examples of how the DIH has helped a company with their digital transformation, referring to publicly available information, identifying for each:
- Client profile
- Client need
- Provided solution to meet the needs
The purpose of the catalogue is to support networking of Digital Innovation Hubs and to provide an overview of the landscape of Digital Innovation Hubs in Europe, supported by Regional, National and European initiatives for the digitalisation of industry. There is no relation between being present in the catalogue and being able to receive funding of the European Commission.
Digital Innovation Hubs Catalogue
The purpose for the processing of the provided data is to validate the potential Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs), to maintain an updated catalogue of DIHs and to create anonymized statistics of the DIHs represented in the catalogue, under the responsibility of the Head of the Unit “Compliance and Planning”, Directorate “Resources and Support”, Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, or the successor thereof, acting as the Controller.
As this online service collects and further processes personal data, Regulation (EC) 45/2001, of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the EU institutions and bodies and on the free movement of such data, is applicable.
2. What personal information do we collect and through which technical means?
Mandatory personal data fields: Contact Name and Contact Email address.
Optional personal data fields (entered and deleted by users): Contact Phone.
The mandatory and optional personal data can be changed or deleted by the data subject at any time.
The processing operations on personal data is necessary for the management and functioning of the Commission, as mandated by the treaties, and more specifically articles 5 & 13 of the Treaty on European Union and articles 244-250 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and in accordance with articles 1 & 11 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.
The DIH data, which may contain personal data such as name, email and telephone number of the main contact of the DIH, is shown on the online tool to other users. This information is considered essential for networking of the DIHs.
3. Who has access to your information and to whom is it disclosed?
Data will be publicly accessible in the on-line catalogue.
Provided contact emails will be possibly used for sending invitations to relevant meetings on DIHs, for providing information related to DIHs in form of newsletters or for sending invitations to surveys.
Personal data may be shared with other Commission services and Support actions that are involved in the maintenance of the catalogue; with Member States and Regions that would like to use the data for initiatives related to their digital transformation strategies. No personal data will be transmitted to other parties.
The European Commission will not share personal data with third parties for direct marketing.
4. How do we protect and safeguard your information?
The data is stored in databases on the servers in the European Commission Data Centre in JRC Seville premises.
5. How can you verify, modify or delete your information?
Users register or modify their registration via online-forms available on the online portal on the DIH catalogue on the Smart Specialisation Platform web.
6. How long do we keep your data?
Personal data will be retained for a period of five years after the last interaction of the subject with the Commission Services.
7. Contact Information
With any questions relating to their rights, the data subject can use the contact mail of the DIH-team that is provided in the website (JRC-B3-DIH@ec.europa.eu).
Complaints, in case of conflict, can be addressed to the European Data Protection Supervisor.
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|Smart Welding Factory (SWF)||Gieterij 200, 7553 VZ, Hengelo||Netherlands||Jeroen Wevers||+31 (0) 53489 20|
|SmartCityTech||14 - 1º. Edificio Ibaeta 20.018 - Donostia, 00685, San Sebastián||Spain||Mark De Colvenaer (DSP Valley - Belgium)||+ 32 476 46 08 5|
|SMILE-DIH (Smart Manufacturing Innovation for Lean Excellence center - Digital Innovation Hub)||Strada al Ponte Caprazucca 6/a, 43121, Parma||Italy||Eng., Ph.D., Prof. Massimo BERTOLINI||+39 0521 905861|
|Space53||Vliegveldstraat 100, 7524PK, Enschede||Netherlands||Marc Sandelowsky||+31624969269|
|SpectroNet - International Collaboration Cluster||Hans-Knöll-Straße 6, 07745, Jena||Germany||Paul-Gerald Dittrich||+49(175)5280223|
|SPEEDHUB||Piazza Cittadella, 12, 37122, Verona||Italy||FRANCESCA MILANI||045 8099417|
|Stena Industry Innovation Hub at Chalmers - SII-Hub||Forskningsgången 6, 417 56, Goteborg||Sweden||Johan Stahre||+46703088838|
|Styrian Technology Park, STP||Pesnica pri Mariboru, 20a, 2211, Pesnica pri Mariboru||Slovenia||Matjaž Fras, MSc.Eng.||+386 2 6540 229|
|Sunderland Software City||Tavistock Place, SR1 1PB, Sunderland||United Kingdom||Naomi Morrow||(0191) 5623351|
|Sunrise Valley Digital Innovation Hub (SV DIH)||Sauletekio ave. 15, 10224, Vilnius||Lithuania||Laima Kauspadiene||+37065676502|