Open Call: FED4SAE EU funded project (Federated CPS Digital Innovation Hubs for the Smart Anything Everywhere Initiative)
FED4SAE is part of the Smart-Anything-Everywhere Initiative under the Horizon 2020 Leadership in Enabling Industrial Technologies (LEIT). The three-year project aims to facilitate the acceleration of European Cyber-Physical System (CPS) solutions to market and will boost digitization of European industry by strengthening companies’ competitiveness in the CPS market. By creating a pan-European network of Digital Innovation Hubs with leading industrial companies providing multiple industrial platforms and R&D centers providing access to several advanced platforms and test beds, the FED4SAE project will harness the benefits of existing regional tech and businesses ecosystems across complete value chains and multiple competencies to enable European startups, SMEs and midcap companies in all sectors to build and create new digital products and services through three open calls. The project mission also includes innovation management – linking these companies to suppliers and investors to create innovative CPS solutions and accelerate their development and industrialization.
The overall ambition of the FED4SAE innovation action (IA) is to boost and sustain the digitisation of the European industry by strengthening competitiveness in Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) and embedded system markets.
The first open call for Application Experiments is offering up to €60K funding, as well as technical and business coaching available to support European companies to develop smart applications.