ITHACA Project


PROJECT DURATION: 5 years ( the project is divided in 2 phases: 36 months to determine policies and strategies; 24 months to apply for initiatives on regional scale )

OBJECTIVES: the ultimate goal is to contribute in improving and developing regional policies, and their financial tools, in innovation/health field. The project promotes the creation of regional ecosystems to support Active Ageing initiatives and services and to encourage the development of innovative solutions in health care, making their implementationway more effective.

ACTIVITIES: project activities are based on a state-of-the-art evaluation of the regional systems involved in smart health sector, experience exchange among the partners through interregional learning events and development of knowledge transfer and good practices sharing methods. In the second part of the project, every region involved will use the results to support and develop projects and initiatives at a local scale.

Project duration

from 01/01/2017 to 01/01/2020.

Project partners

Province of NoordBrabant - NL (leadpartner); Region Zealand- DK; University of Ljubljana -SI; HajdúBihar County Council- HU; NHS Liverpool Clinical; Commissioning Group- UK; GIP AUTONOM’LAB- FR; Programme Basque; Foundation for Health, Innovation and Research- ES; The Malopolska Region-PL; State of BadenWuerttemberg- DE; Norrbotten County Council- SE; Regione Autonoma Friuli Venezia Giulia- IT.

The project activities to whom are addressed?

The project receive economical support?

Yes, Pubblico regionale, UE,