• Demonstrate the value to SMEs of a European network of local open innovation platforms

  • Set up thematic networks of Living Labs throughout Europe

  • Develop a common approach for cross-border Living Lab experiments


  • Synergising and piloting an APOLLON methodology

  • Specifying, demonstrating and evaluating along metrics the added value

  • Ensuring participation in the cross-border Living Lab pilots of the relevant stakeholders, and most specifically facilitating SMEs to scale up by active participation in European Living Lab projects

  • Networking and exchanging information engaging the broad community of other Living Labs already during the lifetime of the project