ELGI is an Italian SME that was born in 2001 which operates on European Research and Information Technology field.
ELGI, despite of its dimension, is a company characterized by its investments in the research and development of innovating methodologies and technologies, which can offer competitive products and services to the market. The area of expertise is system integration and innovation development, further to dissemination and exploitation. ELGI has been developing specialized skills permitting to offer a technological support to different kind of pilots and experimentations.
ELGI is particularly active in the thematic fields addressed by the Union for the Mediterranean, such as smart cities and regions, intelligent transport, alternative and renewable source of energies, applied ICT, economic cooperation and SME, cultural cooperation, tourism, training and scientific research.
Further to system integration and pilots support, ELGI’s activities concern the conception of dissemination and exploitation strategies as well as their deployment. ELGI organizes and effectively delivers events (such as workshops, conferences, information days), focus groups, questionnaire, interviews, opinion polls, awareness campaigns, as well as information actions, training activities, recommendations and research relevant for its objectives.
Main role in the project:
In the scope of RADICAL, ELGI will be in charge of the integration of pilot services/scenarios at the city of Genoa. It will therefore participate actively in WP5 (towards preparing the pilot), WP6 (towards validating the services according to the living labs approach) and WP7 (dealing with the validation of the services).