see_innova governance platform: a new tool to create & share innovative projects
SEE_INNOVA project offers an innovative political and collaborative approach among key stakeholders in the context of active aging (public institutions, research institutes, companies and end-users), aimed at innovative, multidisciplinary and transnational governance offering new opportunities for collaboration and coordination for the creation and use of age-friendly technological solutions focused on improving mobility and autonomy 'of the elderly in their home environment.
To meet these needs, the research center CREATE-NET (www.create-net.org) - as a technology partner and sponsor of the project at Trentino level - in conjunction with the start-up eXrade, subcontractor of the project, developed the SEE_INNOVA Governance Platform. The platform promotes the project and its results through a careful mapping ofolutions, best practices (http://www.seeinnova.eu/best-practice-catalogue), and individuals active in South East Europe (http://voucher.seeinnova.eu/en/profile/company/) in the field of active aging and technology. In addition to this, the platform provides partners and stakeholders innovative tools for indexing, sharing and dissemination of digital content on the technologies of Ambient Assisted Living for the elderly, and the matchmaking between the various stakeholders for the implementation of projects and innovative actions .
- The Flashes of Genius: an international competition aimed at encouraging creative thinking and the entrepreneurial spirit of young people in the promotion of innovative technological ideas to support the needs of the elderly;
- The Innovation Voucher: calls for the financing of small research projects to solve real problems of the elderly.