In January 2021 started the innovative research project DIH4AI “AI on-demand platform for regional interoperable Digital Innovation Hubs Network” funded by the EU Commission through the Horizon 2020 Programme.

The DIH4AI project aims at building a network of AI-on-demand innovation and collaboration platforms, supporting joint development and provision of ecosystem-business-technology-transformation services through a sustainable network of regional DIHs specialized in AI and targeting local SMEs and local tech governmental agencies.

Throughout the project, which will last 36 months, many experiments and two waves of open calls will be carried out, as well as many workshops, webcasts, events and open days will be organised involving and engaging numerous stakeholders, including SMEs, GovTech agencies and (E)DIHs.

The DIH4AI innovation action is led by a Consortium of 12 Partners, representing DIHs, SMEs, Universities and Industry Players, from 6 different European countries, namely Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Czech Republic and The Netherlands.

Project Coordinator: Politecnico di Milano

DIHs Lead Representatives: Fortiss, TNO, CEA, Czech Institute of Informatics, Fraunhofer IFF

Technology and Methodology Providers: PwC Italy, Innovalia Association, Atos, TeraLab, Eka Srl, ETAConsulting

For more information on the Digital Innovation Hubs 4 Artificial Intelligence please visit the project website