Calling all internet innovators
Develop technology solutions and services in the Data Portability field
Address the following domains
What’s in it for you*
* Please note that the catalogue of data related services and business support activities may be subject to change according to projects’ needs and based on consortium decision
DAPSI offers a total of EUR 5,6M in equity-free funding in three open calls to internet innovators to develop technology solutions and services in the Data Portability field. You will participate in a 2-stage programme. Each selected project can receive a cash investment of up to €150.000*, tailored technical and business resources, access to top infrastructure and much more!
Participate in a highly qualified ecosystem to develop and validate a Data Portability technology solution and/or service.
The selected projects will be funded with up to €100k* at the Kick-start phase + €50k* for the Booster phase.
During the programme, the DAPSI consortium will provide the logic and vision, the necessary technical support, as well as coaching and mentoring to the participants, where only the best ones will progress to the Booster phase.
* Depending on the applicant typology. This amount will be limited in the case of individuals applying as natural persons.
Open call: Hassle-free application experience, to express your experience, interests and ideas.
Period of time: From 20 November 2020 to 20 January 2021 at 12:00 (noon) CET
WHO MAY APPLY?
one or more individuals (team)
established in any eligible country (See Guidelines for applicants, section 2.3). This does not consider the country of origin but the residence permit.
one or more entities (consortium)
established in an eligible country (See Guidelines for applicants, section 2.3).
Universities, research centres, NGOs, foundations, micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (see definition of SME according to the Commission Recommendation 2003/361/EC), working on internet or/and other related technologies are eligible. Large enterprises cannot participate.
Any combination of the previous
A group of individual(s) and organisation(s)
Apps and services that innovate without a research component are not covered by the NGI model, as stated in the NGI Work Programme. Proposed project must include a relevant research component
DAPSI is looking for technology development and not for just paperwork and reports. The project should include a software/hardware development component.
It is highly recommended to use Free and Open Source Licenses (i.e. Free and Open Source Software and Open Source Hardware) and Open Standards. If not, it should be duly justified.
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