On 17th January, ICCS and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology – EIT Digital announced the launch of EIT Digital office in Athens, in a remarkable event. It has been a a significant moment for ICCS /NTUA, a day of celebration, innovation and the beginning of a collective journey.
Building EIT’s digital local ecosystem in Greece, we hope that we can strengthen extroversion of our national innovation system and foster these types of collaborations that can create socio-economic benefits throughout the country’s value chain.
“Our vision is to mobilise a strong innovation ecosystem in Greece, a supportive and dynamic environment for growth that includes everyone: local government agencies, regulatory bodies, universities, research institutions, educational centers, business and corporations, incubators and accelerators, entrepreneurs and start ups, business associations, infrastructure and service providers, costumers, citizens and end users.It is through collaboration that innovation can thrive” Dr Amditis, Research and Development Director of ICCS notes.
The event concluded with the ceremonial ribbon-cutting. The EIT Digital office in Athens will operate within the premises of the National Technical University of Athens.
👏 We believe that the outcome will be a vibrant community that will leave its footprint to the country’s digital transformation!