Kick-Off Meeting of the AI REGIO Network of Didactic Factories

In the recent years, there has been an ever increasing interest in DIHs and their services, but the most significant emergent characteristic was their heterogeneity: DIHs were born bottom-up without a precise and scientifically approved classification of their services. Their services have been self-declarations without any precise governance, and this resulted in an extreme fragmentation of their ecosystem.



AI REGIO 1st Open Call Webinar

The objective for the first open call of AI REGIO project is to select up to 8 SME-driven experiments to complement AI REGIO in the extension of the current portfolio of “AI for Manufacturing” solutions; and benefiting directly SMEs in underrepresented regions, with the perspective to join VANGUARD Initiative. Selected consortia will benefit from financial support of up to EUR 100.000.



Asset Administration Shell (AAS): Interoperable Digital Twins for Industry 4.0

The Asset Administration Shell (AAS) is a core element of Industry 4.0 by enabling a standardised digital representation of an asset (aka digital twin) giving uniform access to information and behaviour of the asset, and thereby facilitating interoperability among applications within one organisation and across enterprise boundaries.



EDIH and their Interaction with AI Technologies

The EDIH European Digital Innovation Hubs (EDIH) conference took place on 26-27 January 2021 in an innovative online format.

The session on “EDIH and AI” centered on concrete examples how EDIHs (European Digital Innovation Hubs) can support the dissemination of AI technologies and how the EDIHs help structuring the AI landscape.



AI REGIO sponsored session on DIH4INDUSTRY at European Big Data Value Forum 2020

The European Big Data Value Forum (EBDVF) is the flagship event of the European Big Data and Data-Driven AI Research and Innovation community organised by the Big Data Value Association (BDVA) and the European Commission (DG CNECT). This years’ conference (03.11-05.11.2020) welcomed more than 90 speakers coming from the public sector, innovative companies, leading research bodies and exciting startups.



AI REGIO in I4MS Collaboration Meeting

AI REGIO has participated in the first I4MS Collaboration Meeting on 27 of October 2020. The I4MS initiative’s collaborative meeting was aimed at reinforcing synergies for future collaboration within all participants of the fourth stage of the initiative. During the online meeting the participants were able to meet and to learn about the various projects involved.



AI REGIO Kick Off Meeting - Press Release

36 partners from 11 European countries have kick-started the EU-funded AI REGIO project with an online meeting with more than sixty participants in October 2020. Partners are on a mission to help European SMEs on the path towards artificial intelligence-driven digitalization whilst further integrating the pan-European network of regional Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs).