Smart 4 Europe

Catalysing Digitisation throughout Europe, CSA – Coordiation and Support Action, co-financed by the European Commission, DG Connect, ICT-04-2017 Smart Anything Everywhere (SAE) Initiative.

Coordinator: Dr. Rainer Günzler, Hahn-Schickard, Germany
Project duration: September 2017 – August 2019
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Partners: Hahn-Schickard (Germany), Steinbeis 2i GmbH (Germany), THHINK BV (The Netherlands), BUDAPESTI MUSZAKI ES GAZDASAGTUDOMANYI EGYETEM (Hungary), Blumorpho (France), CEA-LETI / CEA-LIST (France), fortiss GmbH (Germany)


Digitisation enables enhanced or new functionalities in most products and services. A key question is “How to optimise the transformation of this potential?” Especially SMEs need an easy access to digitisation technologies. Here SAE will help by pooling different offers in a one-stop-shop.

The ultimate goals of Smart4Europe are to provide support in

  1. reinforcing the collaboration between projects supported under SAE
  2. increasing their outreach and impact
  3. providing wide coverage of stakeholders in technological, application, innovation, and geographic terms.