STUDIOMAPP is happy to announce to be one of the 50 the winning teams, over 205 european startups, for a 6 months acceleration program offered by the Startups Optimizing Urban Life with Future Internet Consortium(SOUL-FI for short).
SOUL-FI is a project funded by the European Commission as part of the Future Internet PPP program aimed at developing innovative web solutions using FI-WARE platform. The aim is to improve the quality of life, mobility, resource efficiency (energy, water, materials and waste) and tourism, thus contributing to the development of an intelligent and sustainable urban environment. In Italy, the project includes among its partners the Foundation for Research and Innovation and the City of Florence.
STUDIOMAPP has submitted QIRATE, a simple but powerful tool to help perform safely and pleasantly active mobility to those who live or visit a city, increasing this means of transportation and the liveability of the neighbourhood.
With QIRATE, it will be easy to move around by choosing what matter the most for the user so to experience the best of active urban mobility. Also, the QIRATE rating engine will measure the friendliness of places performing a rating of the given address or area either applying a standardized combination of parameters or calculating your own by selecting what matters for you the most.
Our society will receive:
- Co-funding of 75% of project budget
- Support services to speed up the development process (tutoring, mentoring, matchmaking and networking – with national and European acceleration programmes)
- Accessing a pro-active, networked environment to get connected with investors, potential customers and elevant stakeholders
- Testing of the product through in situ pilots in different EU cities and access to specific typology of open data
- Support for identifying additional funding
More info’s here