The implementation decree of the Ministry of Economic Development which favors the technological and digital transformation of the production processes of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises, through the application of advanced technologies envisaged in the context of Impresa 4.0 and those relating to digital technological solutions, is available online of supply chain.
For the subsidy measure, 100 million euros have been allocated by the Growth Decree, with the aim of supporting the Digital Transformation of SMEs in the manufacturing sector and in that of direct services to businesses, in the tourism sector for companies engaged in the digitization of the use of cultural heritage and in the trade sector, thus contributing to the objectives of innovation and competitiveness growth of the entire productive fabric of the country.
In particular, projects for an amount between 50,000 and 500,000 euros presented by individual or associated companies coordinated by a Digital Innovation Hub or a digital ecosystem for innovation will be facilitated.
Digital Transformation concerns all the most advanced technologies such as: advanced manufacturing solutions, additive manufacturing, augmented reality, simulation, horizontal and vertical integration, industrial internet, cloud, cybersecurity, big data and analytics, software, platforms and digital applications for management and coordination of logistics, e-commerce, mobile and internet payment systems, fintech, electronic systems for the exchange of geolocation data, technologies for in-store customer experience, system integration applied to process automation, blockchain, intelligence artificial, internet of things.
The Directorial Decree of 9 June 2020 – Digital Transformation establishes the criteria, conditions and methods for the granting and provision of subsidies in favor of the technological and digital transformation of the production processes of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises through the implementation of the enabling technologies identified in the National Business Plan 4.0 and technologies related to digital technological solutions of the supply chain.
More info are available on the dedicated page of the MISE.