SynchroniCity Open Call Informational

  • 31 May 2018
  • 15.30 - 17.30
  • Bright Building
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Join SynchroniCity in Manchester for the U.K. launch event, which opens on 1st of June 2018. This afternoon event will provide an overview of the call, a chance to ask questions, and to find out about Manchester's priorities.


15:30 - 15:40 SynchroniCity Project Overview

15.40 - 16.00 Open Call Informational Presentation

16.00 - 16.15 Manchester Priorities

17.00 - 17.30 Question and Answer Session 

Networking and Discussion

The SynchroniCity Open Call at a Glance What is SynchroniCity?

SynchroniCity opens up a global IoT market where cities and businesses develop shared digital services to improve the lives of citizens and grow local economies.

Aim of the Open Call

Proving the viability of the SynchroniCity digital single market by demonstrating in this Large Scale Pilot the replicability and scalability of city and citizen-centric IoT enabled solutions from one city to another. It also aims at attracting new cities and other players of this ecosystem to become part of this new marketplace and ensure sustainability.

Who is it for?


Total budget of 3 M€ in funding.

Each application can be funded with: up to 100.000 € if an SME applies alone; up to 200.000 € for Pilot Groups of 2 organisations; up to 300.000 € for Pilot Groups of 3 organisations or more.

Synchronicity open call will co-fund 80% of the total individual budget of each project. The remaining 20% will need to be provided by applicants either as in-kind support or by bringing in funding to the project. Funding to cities and large businesses is limited to 60.000 €.

Note: SMEs, cities and large corporate departments that are not from the EU or H2020 associated countries are welcome to apply but will not be eligible for funding.

Core Partner Cities

Cities that could pilot your solution include Core Pilot Cities (Antwerp, Carouge, Eindhoven, Helsinki, Manchester, Milano, Porto and Santander) and it also may include New Applicant Cities that you could introduce in your Pilot Group.

You will need to pilot your solution in at least 3 Open Call Pilot Cities.

Pilot Duration

Maximum 6 months (between Feb and Sep 2019)

For more information see the website here HERE

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