Training Resources – Material

by Smart Factories in new member states

This worksheet is provided as an example to support you in mapping the innovation ecosystem of your Digital Innovation HUB (DIH).


Webinar on what a Digital Innovation Hub is and what are the steps to develop it.

by AI DIH Network

The document provides an overview of what it means to be an AI DIH, how to get ready for cross-border collaboration and how to evaluate your readiness to cooperate. The blueprint also presents some of the key outcomes of the project.

by European Commision

The list of all DIHs in EU, searchable by country, evolutionary stages, technologies, provided services, focus on TRL and sectors.


Measures, technologies and good practices on resource efficiency.


This webinar focuses on DIHs serving the public sector in order to foster the uptake of innovative technologies, a relevant topic also within the context of the Digital Europe Programme.

by Odine

This programme has been designed to enable participants to discover what open data is and how it is changing the lives of everyone on our planet.

by Odine

This handbook discusses the legal, social and technical aspects of open data. It can be used by anyone but is especially designed for those seeking to open up data. It discusses the why, what and how of open data – why to go open, what open is, and how to ‘open’ data.


The purpose of this Smart Guide is to provide guidance to cluster policy makers and cluster managers in designing and implementing programmes that accelerate the creation of start-ups, spin-offs and scale-ups in emerging industries and in specific value chains. By focusing on innovative entrepreneurship, this guide offers practical help on how clusters can mobilise resources to effectively support entrepreneurship throughout the entire entrepreneurial life cycle.


The Smart Guide for European Strategic Cluster Partnerships (ESCP) aims to provide guidance to ESCP on how to develop a successful partnership strategy and on possible actions to achieve joint projects and investments. For that purpose, the Smart Guide presents an overview of the main challenges and specific barriers faced by ESCP, mainly related to the establishment and improvement of partnerships as well as to fostering innovation, cooperation and internationalisation. Considering those challenges, the Smart Guide also provides a set of recommended actions to establish sustainable partnership strategies and joint activities, as well as a sample of related good practices.


The Smart Guide to Cluster Policy is a new tool for policy-makers and practitioners to support industrial modernisation, SME growth and smart specialisation.

by Smart Agri Hubs

Strategy development process.

by Smart Factories in new member states

A marketing plan is your road map for finding and keeping customers. By planning your marketing step by step, you give your company the best chance of success in today’s competitive marketplace.