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CORA and COM³ Fight the Digital Divide in Lincoln, UK

CORA and COM³ partners met in Lincoln, UK to share project results and future activities. Mission: helping municipalities, regions, and business support organisations fight the digital divide in rural areas. Interactive sessions, workshops, field trips and more were...

COM³ Training Solution: Design thinking as a Problem-Solving Tool

COM³ Training Solution: Design thinking as a Problem-Solving Tool

The COM³ partners at the University of Groningen have developed a training solution that encourages staff and developers in municipalities, regions, and business support organisations to apply design thinking. The approach, used as a problem-solving tool helps drive...

COM³ together – How can we innovate & grow with open data?

COM³ together – How can we innovate & grow with open data?

The potential of open data for small businesses in the North Sea Region is huge. However, the topic can be intimidating for many. On 8 November, the Alexanderson Institute intends to democratize this hot topic and give everyone the chance to understand it....

Rural Digital Hubs – Ensuring Buy-In and Engagement

Rural Digital Hubs – Ensuring Buy-In and Engagement

Digital hubs provide digital connectivity, support digital capability development, and encourage the use of emerging digital technologies. But why are they so important and how can they be designed to meet the needs of the local area? The COM³ partners at the...

COM³ pilots: new students and businesses join the UoL4.0 Challenge

COM³ pilots: new students and businesses join the UoL4.0 Challenge

The UoL4.0 Challenge is a “Challenge-Based Learning” educational strategy to support both students and small businesses in the discovery of digital technologies. As part of COM³, the University of Lincoln implements this innovative approach and matches undergrad...

COM³ together – How to Build a Tech Community

COM³ together – How to Build a Tech Community

It is happening! The first event in the COM³ matchmaking series is set – how to build a tech community: Register now for the matchmaking events within the NSR-project COM³: Building competencies for competitive companies. More than ever, rural areas are being praised...

Workshop 5: Digitalisation of businesses

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas will sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region....

Workshop 4: Stakeholder and Citizen Participation

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region. The...

Workshop 3: Digital skills for employees

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region. The...

Workshop 2. Smart devices and IoT

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region. The...

Workshop 6: Cyber Security

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas will sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region....

Workshop 1: Integrated Strategy, KPIs and Funding

The CORA online workshop series on digital transformation in rural areas will sensitise and inspire the attendees, provide them with practical knowledge and concrete guidelines on different topics of the digital transformation in rural areas in the North Sea Region....