The Call “Sure5.0” on the platform Access to Finance
The Albanian Investment Development Agency (AIDA), announces the opening of SURE5.0, an acceleration program for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
This European Union-funded program will distribute a total of 2.6ml EUR to facilitate the process of digital transformation based on the principles of Industry 5.0.
The call is open for any company that is willing to implement the principles of Industry 5.0, and that operates in any of the following industries:
• Transport and automotive;
• Aerospace and defence;
This acceleration program is structured as a two sequential phases approach.
In the first phase, 50 SMEs will be assessed on their need to digitize their business, and they will be provided with consulting and mentoring services worth EUR 10,000.
In the second phase, 27 SMEs will benefit a grant worth EUR 50,000 in order to implement their business transformation plans.
Before applying, you can use a self-assessment tool (a questionnaire) developed by the implmenting unit that helps you define your current situation and future potential regarding Industry 5.0.