Hub in South-Eastern Europe
METACITIES’ overall objective is to establish an Excellence Hub for future cities and regions in Southeast Europe, built upon Digital Twins and metaverse technologies, through cross-border collaboration focusing on innovation and engaging all different categories of actors of the Quadruple Helix.
To jointly define long-term Research and Innovation strategies and implementation guidelines on Digital Twins and Metaverse technologies for smart regions in Southeastern Europe.
To identify reference Information Communication Technology architectures of upcoming technologies and infrastructures required to support METACITIES.
To design pilots for feasibility and Proof of Concepts for validation and feedback.
To identify an Integrated Business Process framework and Business Models for METACITIES.
To orchestrate and strengthen local ecosystems and channel their potential to accelerate digital transformation of cities and regions.
To maximize the impact and adoption of METACITIES approach.