● WP1 – EMPOWER: cluster as smart cities champions – This WP aims to empower clusters and their SMEs with skills, analysis and new services in line with current and future labor market needs, in relation to green and digital transitions. This WP includes also the support to the partnerso enhance clusters excellence through ECEI benchmarking and labelling process (bronze, silver or gold).
● WP2 – ENABLE: cluster as smart cities business networks – This WP aims to enable SMEs to become more competitive when developing smart cities projects by fostering inter enterprise linkages as well as collaborative relations with local institutions. The WP includes the support to cluster managers to review current cluster strategies on smart cities.
● WP3 – CONNECT: Clusters and smart cities for the EPIX ClusterXchange – This WP aims to implement the ClusterXchange professional programme and to boost and facilitate international, intra regional, sectoral and cross sectoral collaboration between EPIX clusters and their members with a particular focus on SMEs, scaling up organisations and city managers
● WP4 – OUTREACH AND AWARENESS RAISING ACTIVITIES – This WP aims to ensure solid and constantly evolving outreach and awareness raising campaign to publicize the project, its goals, actions and results among its target stakeholders and wide public