DVC THEMES

DVC Themes

Digital Innovation Hubs (DIH) have proposed cross-sectorial Data Value Chain (DVC) themes, that are to be tackled by Track 1 applicants. These DVC themes and their respective data challenges represent the most pressing issues from key European industrial sectors. Applicants are to leverage on the domain knowledge and datasets of REACH Data Providers, or make use of external datasets to tackle these themes.

Healthcare & Insurance

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FRAUD DETECTION IN HEALTHCARE INSURANCE

In recent years, the health insurance sector has undergone major changes such as the generalization of Third Party Paying, the obligation of complementary professional services and the multiplication of dematerialized exchanges….

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Manufacturing / Industry

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ELECTRONICS HARDWARE DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES TO IMPROVE PRODUCT DESIGN LIFECYCLES

Electronics and hardware manufacturers are facing the challenge of the acceleration of the pace of innovation, the increasing complexity of technologies and a tighter time-to-market.

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Energy

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SMART UNOBTRUSIVE ENERGY SOLUTIONS FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY VALUE CHAINS

Smart buildings and controlled IoT devices can change the way millions of people live in their own buildings. They can assist them learn their own houses/ buildings and improve them.IoT devices can offer great knowledge regarding the energy…

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Health

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SMART HEALTH FOR ASSISTING LIVING

Assisted living in smart homes can change the way millions of elderly people live, manage their conditions, and maintain well-being. This could support the ageing population to live longer independently and to enjoy comfort and quality of life in its private environments.

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Tourism & Entertainment

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SMART DECISION-MAKING FOR TOURISM VALUE CHAINS

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tourism was one of the largest and fastest growing sectors in the world economy, with 10% of global GDP and $9 trillion value in 2019, according to WTTC. In the OECD area, the Tourism plays a key role in the economic activity…

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Retail

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DATA-DRIVEN TOOLS FOR RESILIENT RETAILERS: THE CASE OF COVID19

The retail sector makes up 3.63 million of businesses across Europe, with 19.3 million jobs and €519 billion value added. It is a sector operating on low margins, with all players fighting for market share by offering consumers the best choice of quality…

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