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Project Goal

reSTART SMEs is an initiative promoted by the European Commission to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and thus economic downturn. The project aims to build resilience of manufacturing SMEs in automotive, machinery & equipment, food and textile by analyzing their digitalization needs and offering concrete tools to adopt modern technologies such as AI, robotics, cybersecurity & IoT.

The project goal is to match technology providers, traditional manufacturers and supportive organisations to build meaningful connections and together transition to Industry 5.0.


ReStartSME’s services for manufacturing SMEs
  • A free assessment of your digital transformation readiness
  • Free training on digitalization, Industry 5.0 and specific technologies
  • Connection to technology providers during international hackathons
  • Tailored support to develop a technology adoption roadmap
  • Matching with the right technology providers to advance in your digitalization journey
  • Strategic alliances with technology providers
ReStartSME’s offer for technology providers
  • Access to a wide network of potential clients in Europe
  • Showcasing your solutions during five international hackathons
  • Matching with companies with digitalization needs looking for technology providers
  • Visibility on a European level


  • bwcon GmbH (Germany)
  • Fondazione Torino Wireless (Italy)
  • Fundingbox Accelerator Sp ZOO (Poland)
  • Interuniversitair Micro-Eletronica Centrum - IMEC (Belgium
  • Fundacio Eurecat (Spain)
  • Mobinov - Asociacao do Clusterautomovel (Portugal)
  • Asociatia Clusterrelor din Romania - Clustero (Romania)
  • Linpra (Lithuania)

Duration: October 2021 – October 2023

Funded under: reSTART SMEs has received funding from the European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA), under grant agreement No. 101037910

Overall budget: 1.898.205 Euro



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Simona Pede

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