A collaboration between the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT ICT Labs) and the Future Internet Public Private Partnership (FI-PPP) aims at boosting the adoption of Future Internet technologies within startups, SMEs, Public Administrations to create new innovative businesses and new job opportunities.

EIT ICT Labs’ mission is to drive European leadership in ICT innovation and is willing to create a new breed of innovators and entrepreneurs that can develop breakthrough ideas by linking Education, Research and Business.

Information and communications technology (ICT) is vital for addressing the European societal challenges and it also enables new opportunities offered by the emerging Digital Society.

Therefore EIT ICT Labs has worked with FI-WARE which is part of the European commission initiative, FI-PPP, which is making infrastructures and business processes smarter through tighter integration with Internet networking and computing capabilities.

As a result of this joint effort, EIT ICT Labs and FI-WARE are launching the following challenges for SMEs' application:


This partnership will support in a concrete adoption of the existing technological solutions by SMEs.