Business incubator and DIH PISMO is one of the croatian national candidates for the European Digital Innovation Hubs (EDIH)



Digital innovation centers, especially EDIHs, should hold a key role in offering support to businesses and other users during their digital transition, particularly in the AI, cyber-security and high-performance computing fields.

Business incubator PISMO, applied by the Regional coordinator of Sisak – Moslavina County, acquired the right of application to an upcoming European Commission calling for co-financing of EDIHs within the Digital Europe 2021 – 2027 Programme framework, which predicts up to 12.7 million EUR for EDIH activities in Croatia in a seven-year period. Alongside PISMO other candidates from Croatia are EDIH Adria applied by the University of Rijeka, Blue European Digital Innovation Hub (Bluedih) applied by the University of Split, EDIH AI4Health.Cro: AI for smart healthcare and medicine applied by the Ruđer Bošković Institute and CROBOHUB++: CROatian Industry and Society Boosting – European Digital Innovation Hub applied by the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing Zagreb, University of Zagreb.

DIH PISMO will focus its activities on the following areas: artificial intelligence (AI), the game development industry and the application of blockchain technology as a horizontal technology in the use of AI and the Internet of Things (IoT).