DanubeDIH Services

Training for the acquisition of digital skills and abilities

  • Training and capacity building programs (trainings) will focus on the following topics:
  • Auditing the organizational culture of companies that seek to adopt a digital strategy and transform it into a culture of "Test, Adapt and Learn";
  • Co-creation of strategic knowledge, for the digital transformation of companies interested in DanubeDIH services, using the Design Thinking methodology.
  • Utilization of strategic intelligence for accelerating the digital transformation processes;
  • Configuring predictive models of customer behavior, through artificial intelligence tools (Machine Learning) and Big Data analysis;
  • Designing strategies to redefine the customer experience through emerging technologies, developed by IT&C member companies in DanubeDIH;
  • Involvement of IT clusters members of DanubeDIH in the digitalization of non-IT enterprises,
  • Training and support in acquiring digital competences and abilities;
  • Training on new digital technologies (Big Data, AI, IoT, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, etc.);
  • Attracting members in collaborative projects based on the development of digital capacity of SMEs (Digital Maturity Assessment);

Support for businesses to find investment

  • Digitalization as a direction for consolidating the organizational culture;
  • Assisting companies in different phases of their digital transformation;
  • Audits and technical analyzes regarding the digitalization stage of an organization;
  • Technical audit on the degree of information security;
  • Offering specialized training in the vast field of digital economy (for managers, specialists, employees);
  • Research-development-innovation services focused on accelerating the digitalizationprocess;
  • Facilitating the development of the digital economy in the South-East region;
  • Development of incubation and acceleration programs
  • Operationalization of the Virtual Platform;
  • Presentations of the DanubeDIH members catalog at international fairs and exhibitions;

Testing before investing

  • Awareness campaigns on the importance of digitalization
  • Evaluation of digital maturity
  • Demonstration activities
  • Introduction of telework
  • Encouraging the integration, adaptation and personalization of various technologies
  • Testing and experimentation with digital technologies (software and hardware)
  • Transfer of knowledge and technology
  • A digital catalog and a market place
  • Catalog for Technical Open Platforms
  • Analysis of technical skills;

Innovation and networking ecosystem

  • Putting end users in contact with potential providers of technological solutions
  • Dissemination of best practices
  • Promotion and communication
  • Collaboration of DanubeDIH universities with other RDI entities for expanding the range of courses available online;
  • Development of partnerships in consortia for European projects
  • DanubeDIH will work closely with centers from other pillars of the Digital Europe Program.
  • Organizing matchmaking, networking events
  • Monitoring technologies;
  • A common catalog of success stories from the years with an impact on digitization;
  • Registration in the European Alliance of IHL (EDIH)

Main Objectives

  1. Providing digital transformation services, including testing and experimentation facilities;
  2. Transfer of expertise and know-how between European regions, strengthening the links between innovation centers and companies in different regions;
  3. Providing thematic services to governments, public sector organizations, SMEs and mid-caps, in particular, services related to artificial intelligence, blockchain technology, high performance computing and cyber security;
  4. Providing support for the development of advanced digital skills .;
  5. Supporting industries in the ICT sector by organizing various training and development activities in the field of digital innovation, such as: specific courses, seminars and workshops for entrepreneurs and companies in the ICT sector who want to develop, workshops to improve the knowledge level in the following fields: intellectual property, international investments, investment phases, return of capital / investment, “elevator pitch”. These activities include, but are not limited to: investment identification support, training and support in acquiring digital skills, pre-investment testing, creating an ecosystem for innovation and networking.
  6. Providing complementary services, with non-profit objectives, aimed at supporting the process of digital transformation at European companies (especially SMEs and mid-cap companies) level
  7. Capitalizing on the potential of information technology and communications and its application in the public sector (administration, education, health) and the private sector (enterprises, citizens)
  8. Organizing digitization programs and RDI dedicated to strategic economic sectors with high growth potential at city and regional level, respectively in the areas identified as a priority in the Smart Specialization Strategy of the South-East Development Region: Engineering and shipping , Garment industry, Agri-food and fishing industry, Biotechnologies, Eco-technologies, Tourism, ICT, High Tech, Nanotechnologies and Advanced Materials;
  9. Increasing the research - development - innovation (RDI) capacity, stimulating cooperation between RDI institutes and companies, as well as increasing the access of companies in the field of information and communication technologies (ICT) to RDI;
  10. Capitalizing on the potential of information and communication technologies (ICT) and their application in the public sector (administration, education, health) and the private sector (enterprises, society in general);
  11. Identifying and promoting initiatives that generate innovative products and services, through investment projects, both public and private, as well as proposals for modernization/ improvement of strategies, policies and action plans in the field of ICT;
  12. Supporting entrepreneurship and SMEs in the region with information and communication technology (ICT) tools help ;
  13. Supporting and encouraging projects aimed at digital innovation, taking into account the context of a new economy (digital economy) and the need to adapt entrepreneurs to it, in line with the European Commission's Green Deal for 2021-2026;
  14. Attracting resources (investments, risk funds) for the development of ICT sector;
  15. Creating mechanisms for the collaborative approach of large-scale international projects