Pleiades IoT Innovation Cluster
Innovation in action
Pleiades IoT Innovation Cluster, focusing on Internet of Things technologies and with Uni Systems as a funded member, was established in 2020 following the successful funding grant from the General Secretariat for Research and Technology of the Hellenic Ministry of Development & Investments, and in 2022 has been converted into a Non-Profit Company, with main aim to contribute to the development of a dynamic Greek IoT ecosystem.
Pleiades IoT Innovation Cluster’s members include key Greek IoT players – large companies, successful SMEs and dynamic startups – as well as research centers, universities, associations and end-user representatives. It aims to develop new services, transform existing businesses, and create innovative solutions using emerging technologies. The Cluster is comprised of 21 organizations, divided into 9 working groups with 9 use cases from all the technology sectors one can imagine.
It’s working groups:
- Horizontal IoT platform
a) Uni Systems b) Ubitech c) Novelcore
- Remote Health Care (eHealth)
a) Dotsoft b) Athens Medical Group
- Data Marketplaces for IoT
- Environmental Monitoring
a) Sigfox b) Meteo (National Observatory of Athens)
- Phygical Retail Interoperability Standardization
a) Optechain b) Cardlink
- Green and Smart Museum
a) C2H b) Zarifopoulos S.A c) Mobics d) Peripatos
- Smart facilities Management
a) Yodiwo b) NouspratIT
- Drone Inspections
a) PROBOTEK b) University of Patras
- Next Generation Solar Heaters
a) Calpak b) Prisma Electronics
Pleiades is a proud member of FIWARE community, having access in FIWARE’s ecosystem and standards, perfectly aligned with Pleiades ecosystem scope and vision. As a FIWARE iHub, Pleiades’ mission is to create a local community in order to pursue the FIWARE Mission: “to build an open sustainable ecosystem around public, royalty-free and implementationdriven software platform standards that will ease the development of new Smart Applications in multiple sectors”.
TOTAL FUNDING: 3.000.000 euros