Vicinity Open Call 1

VICINITY, an open virtual neighbourhood network to connect intelligent buildings and smart objects, has launched their first open call.


  • Open call launched: 15th March 2018
  • Deadline for applications: 15th June 2018
  • Funding per project: Up to 60,000€ for 4 projects
  • Industries of Interest: Energy & utilities, Smart living providers, IT companies, Software developers
  • More information about the call can be found HERE
  • Link to application form


The goal of Vicinity's Open Calls is the development of new services based on the VICINITY cloud solution and the development of new architecture/infrastructure devices (sensors, etc, etc.) extending VICINITY.

The types of activities to perform that qualify for receiving financial support are:

  • Integrate a new IoT infrastructure into VICINITY;
  • Co-operate with the VICINITY partners to demonstrate your proposed project’s results within the agreed upon duration;
  • The proposal must explain how the IoT infrastructure supports existing use-cases, services, and/or business models in VICINITY, or new ones, and/or undertake co-creation activities.

Services & Support

Besides the funding, Vicinity will provide access to a cloud-based solution that allows easy development of interoperable devices, services, and architectures. In addition, a model-based framework for model-based development processes can be offered.

Learn more about Vicinity HERE.