To extract most of its value the ecosystem needs to be formed by strong partners along the Big Data Value chain.
Effectively combining in a consortium Large Enterprises, SMEs and Academia the Big Data Value eCosystem Project (BDVe) provides coordination and support for the current and future H2020 projects within the Big Data Value Public-Private Partnership.
32 startups were competing in a three-day event, for a chance to move to the next phase of the incubation programme. Finishing on 26ht of may, the datathon culminated in a selection of the 10 best startups for the EXPERIMENT stage, granting them an opportunity to push forward their solutions, pilot them and get an additional 80 000€ funding.
Can you imagine a city where data is shared between the city and cars in real-time in order to implement smart traffic management and advanced driver assistance systems?