SHAPING THE FUTURE OF SPORTS TECH WITH

OPEN INNOVATION

The most important business realities of sport-tech are looking for innovative solutions. Spin Accelerator Italy 2021 is the call for Open Innovation which unite startups and big brands to write the future of sport, together.

PROGRAM

(Subject to change)

January

APPLICATIONS

February

SELECTION

February

KICK OFF

February

WEBINAR HYPE GVA

June

DEMO DAY

May

BRAND MEETINGS

May

MENTORING

April

INVESTORS MONTH

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CHALLENGES

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SAFETY AND SECURITY

Prosthetic devices, safety equipment, medical devices, materials sanitization

MARKETING & SALES SOLUTIONS

E-commerce, social media, virtual sales channels, fan engagement

SMART FOOTWARE & CLOTHING

Wearable technologies, innovative fabrics, pressure measurement technologies, display of biometric and performance parameters

NEW FABRICS & MATERIALS

Sustainable materials, recycling

MOTOR SPORT SOLUTIONS

Power supply control, batteries, usage simulation


TRENTINO: THE INNOVATIVE ECOSYSTEM WHERE TO DEVELOP YOUR IDEAS

Trentino Sviluppo

Trentino Sviluppo is the system company of the Autonomous Province of Trento for business support, innovation and territorial marketing. It has been operating since 1986 and is the point of reference for companies, start-ups and professionals who want to grow, work and design in Trentino in order to play a leading role in the world. It promotes innovation and sustainable development in Trentino. It offers high value-added technological services to local businesses, promotes industrial research, the growth of skilled employment, the strengthening of local communities and dialogue between the various public and private stakeholders.

Polo Meccatronica  

Polo Meccatronica is a highly technological and dynamic place in which companies, researchers and student project, produce and test solutions for industry 4.0. It was built in Rovereto in an historically industrial area of the city. It now hosts around 40 companies, among which are big conglomerates, medium and small enterprises and innovative startups. This technical-scientific project is coordinated by public-private task force with interdisciplinary competences.

Progetto Manifattura - Be Factory

Progetto Manifattura is a center of industrial innovation operating in the fields of eco-sustainable building, renewable energy, environmental technologies and the management of natural resources and sport-tech. 

Be Factory is the new production area of 25 thousand square meters inaugurated in 2020. A highly innovative and green complex born from Kengo Kuma's pencil.

ProM Facility  

It is here, at the ProM Facility laboratories of Polo Meccatronica, in Rovereto, that innovation finds its true shape. ProM employs cutting edge machinery, unique in Italy, handled by a highly trained and qualified staff. It is a laboratory in which enterprises can transform their ideas into real products. These products can then be tested and researchers get the chance to conduct complex experiments.  At this facility we have access to 3D printing and scanners, laser cutting, metrology, mechatronic and digital prototyping, ICT for the industry, cyber security and a lot more.

TESS Lab

The TESS Lab laboratories will occupy an area of 600 square meters and will be structured around three main sectors, identified as strategic for the development of Progetto Manifattura: smart home, sustainable mobility and sports industry.

University of Trento

The University of Trento, is one of the Italian success stories of the last half century. With a strong international vocation and the scientific research activity, it plays a fundamental role in the transfer of knowledge. With i-STAR (Institute for Sport Technology and Research), it enhances, from a scientific and technological point of view, the investments of the last 10 years in sport-tech, thanks to partnerships with other universities, research centers, institutions, communities and national and international sport federations.

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TRENTINO: THE INNOVATIVE ECOSYSTEM WHERE TO DEVELOP YOUR IDEAS

Trentino Sviluppo

Trentino Sviluppo is the system company of the Autonomous Province of Trento for business support, innovation and territorial marketing. It has been operating since 1986 and is the point of reference for companies, start-ups and professionals who want to grow, work and design in Trentino in order to play a leading role in the world. It promotes innovation and sustainable development in Trentino. It offers high value-added technological services to local businesses, promotes industrial research, the growth of skilled employment, the strengthening of local communities and dialogue between the various public and private stakeholders.

Polo Meccatronica  

Polo Meccatronica is a highly technological and dynamic place in which companies, researchers and student project, produce and test solutions for industry 4.0. It was built in Rovereto in an historically industrial area of the city. It now hosts around 40 companies, among which are big conglomerates, medium and small enterprises and innovative startups. This technical-scientific project is coordinated by public-private task force with interdisciplinary competences.

Progetto Manifattura - Be Factory

Progetto Manifattura is a center of industrial innovation operating in the fields of eco-sustainable building, renewable energy, environmental technologies and the management of natural resources and sport-tech. 

Be Factory is the new production area of 25 thousand square meters inaugurated in 2020. A highly innovative and green complex born from Kengo Kuma's pencil.

ProM Facility  

It is here, at the ProM Facility laboratories of Polo Meccatronica, in Rovereto, that innovation finds its true shape. ProM employs cutting edge machinery, unique in Italy, handled by a highly trained and qualified staff. It is a laboratory in which enterprises can transform their ideas into real products. These products can then be tested and researchers get the chance to conduct complex experiments.  At this facility we have access to 3D printing and scanners, laser cutting, metrology, mechatronic and digital prototyping, ICT for the industry, cyber security and a lot more.

TESS Lab

The TESS Lab laboratories will occupy an area of 600 square meters and will be structured around three main sectors, identified as strategic for the development of Progetto Manifattura: smart home, sustainable mobility and sports industry.

University of Trento

The University of Trento is one of the Italian success stories of the last half century. With a strong international vocation and at the forefront of scientific research, it plays a fundamental role in the transfer of knowledge to local companies. With i-STAR (Institute for Sport Technology and Research), it enhances, from a scientific and technological point of view, the investments of the last 10 years in sport-tech, thanks to partnerships with other universities, research centers, institutions, communities and national and international sport federations.

SPIN ACCELERATOR ITALY: NUMBERS

115

Participants

18

Finalists

30

Mentors

250

Training hours


STARTUPS

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