The main focus is related to finding solutions to risk prevention and challenges facing modern societies: economy, climate, safety, etc.
The selection of the winning projects of this first edition will be entrusted to an evaluation committee composed by the senior management of Groupama Insurance (which promoted the initiative) a large insurance and international banking group, and experts in risk management and digital tech from Swiss Re, Luiss Enlabs and STMicroelectronics.
Projects in the fields of climate change (emergency management, monitoring, risk mapping...); Safety (prevention, wearable objects, ehealth, mhealth etc.); Cultural Heritage, parks and recreation enhancement and protection; Mobility and Smart cities.
The winners for each category will receive a seed fund of 15,000 euro that will be used for the development of the project and acceleration.
Submissions have to be delivered in a range of period between February 12 until May 15, 2015 through the site www.think4south.it