Vodafone Italia launched the fourth call for action for 5G, aimed at startups, SMEs and social enterprises that want to contribute their innovative ideas to the development of 5G in Italy.
Vodafone also makes up to 2.5 million euros available this year to support selected companies in the development of its 5G project.
With the new edition of the Call Action for 5G Vodafone will be both technological partner, and lead investor, expanding even more opportunities for startups and companies that intend to apply.
In fact, not only projects will be selected that will receive up to €1 million to develop the solution in 5G (category Seed Capital), but also projects that will have access to technical-specialistic advice, devices, infrastructure for integration in 5G, tests and market validation
Until February 1, 2021, you can subscribe to the application through the website www.actionfor5g.it. Startup and interested companies will be able to register at the Workshop › Action for 5G ›, organized in live streaming by Vodafone: an opportunity to deepen 5G technology, to confront with Vodafone experts on
Projects • Education, Energy, Entertainment & Gaming, Healthcare, Industry 4.0, Mobility & Transport, Retail, Safety & Security, Tourism, Wellbeing & Sport Tech • must use and exploit at least one of the
Projects that meet the eligibility requirements and that will be evaluated to the greatest potential will enter the phase of…Design in 5G
The Board ‘made up of members of Vodafone Italia, PoliHub and venture capitalist ‘will then select the projects that will enter the phase of ‘Prototype Development in 5G, The best projects for the categories In Kind and Seed Capital will enter the last phase of………………………………..
• Action for 5G • is the fourth annual call that Vodafone organizes to promote and support startups and businesses in transforming their innovative project into reality in 5G, in collaboration with PoliHub, the Innovation Park
Since 2017, there have been twelve projects funded in which, thanks to 5G, advanced features and new business models have been introduced. The latest selected projects that have entered the Prototype Development phase in 5G are the latest of the Beyond the Gate startup, the first of which was the BRAIN Consulting startup, the TINALP of the innovative FifthIn SME.