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EPSI - European Platform for Sport Innovation
European Cluster of Sport Organization / EPSI

Germany: Bavaria
Alberto Bichi
Profile:
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Overview

About us

1.EPSI encourages networking between sport corporations, clusters, SMEs, universities and research organisations
2.It contributes to the dissemination of new knowledge and innovation opportunities / trends for its members.
3. Influence policy-makers on Research & Innovation trends within the sports sector.
4. It respond to European call for proposals with the aim of finalising innovation projects among its members.

Established - 01 December 2010
Staff in the management team - 6-10

Cluster composition

  • 140
    Cluster Members
  • 20
    SME's
  • 10
    Number of start-ups among SME's
  • 10
    Large Companies
  • 25
    Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
  • 25
    Number of civil society members
  • 60
    Other Ecosystem Actors
Legal form of the cluster organisation
Non-Profit
Languages spoken
English French Italian

Management team

Alberto Bichi
Cluster Manager
Rene Wijlens
Cluster Manager

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Manufacturing:C13 Manufacture of textiles - Manufacturing:C14 Manufacture of wearing apparel - Arts, entertainment and recreation:R93 Sports activities and amusement and recreation activities
Sectoral Industries (NACE 4 digit)
Cross-sectoral industries
Medical Devices
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Ecosystems:Health
Technology fields
A\: Human necessities:Wearing apparel - A\: Human necessities:Footwear - A\: Human necessities:Sports; games; amusements
S3 EU priority areas

Services

Support services provided

Access to finance: Public funding
Access to finance: Private funding
Advisory Services
Support of Research, Development and Innovation
Other (please specify)

Support training services for cluster managers/policy makers

Staff mobility - Facilitation of collaboration between members (eg. joint training programs) - Promotion of activities (eg. job fairs and exhibitions) - Facilitation of cross-sectorial cooperation (reskilling staff from other sectors) - Support of knowledge sharing - Collecting needs from company members - Connecting to other organisations in the regional ecosystem

Support programmes

EU Programmes

European Programmes
H2020 CIP/COSME

Name & description

EU4SportsCusters Alliance is a project that was developed within the framework of the COSME Work Programme. Its objective is to implement and test a Joint Internationalisation Strategy for the European Strategic Sport Clusters Partnership, maximising the potential of its cross-sectorial nature, developing new value chains and exploiting international opportunities for SMEs, especially those existing in third markets outside the EU.

Project name

EU4SportsCusters Alliance

Cooperation activities

International cooperation

Targeted countries

Andorra

Transnational cooperation

Targeted countries

Belgium
Germany
Austria
Italy
Hungary

Transnational support activites

- none -

International support activites

Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs

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