frontierCities Consortium

frontierCities is an EU funded project which supports SMEs and start-ups

develop smart mobility applications for cities across Europe!


frontierCities is made up of seven partners with each bringing experience and expertise in management, technology and business development.


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New Frontier Services

New Frontier Services (NFS) is a Brussels-based consulting firm providing a wide range of services to both government bodies and private companies, in the following areas of expertise: areas of expertise are Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Science, Research & Technology Development, Sustainable Energy & Climate Change, Education & Training​, Environment ​​Governance, Social Development & Civil Society and Economic Development.​ 

Engineering – Ingegneria Informatica

Engineering is the first systems integration group in Italy and global leader in providing an integrated and complete offer of services along the entire software value chain: design, development, outsourcing services, proprietary products and vertical solutions, IT consultancy and strategic , tailored to customers' business models, in all markets.

University of Surrey

One of the UK’s top professional, scientific and technological universities, the University of Surrey is a global university with a world-class research profile and an enterprising spirit. 

Its Centre for Communications Systems Research (CCSR) in the Electrical Engineering department of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (FEPS) is ranked top among all Universities in the UK.


European Business and Innovation Centre Network
EBN is a network of around 150 quality-certified EU BICs (business and innovation centres) and 100 other organisations that support the development and growth of innovative entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs. EBN is also a community of professionals whose day-to-day work helps these businesses to grow in the most effective, efficient and sustainable way.

Innova BIC

Innova BIC srl - Business Innovation Centre is a service organization, established in December 1994 on the initiative of local economic and institutional operators and promoted by the former Directorate General XVI of the European Commission (DG Regional Policy) with the mission to contribute to the support of local development and the promotion and dissemination of innovative managerial and entrepreneurial behavior capable of producing added value for the reference area. 


Energap is a local energy agency  established in June 2006 and  cofinanced by European Commision programme Intelligent Energy Europe, to support the introduction of good energy management practices, advocate the concept of sustainability, provide information and guidance, and offer a number of other local services based on specific local energy needs.


Universita degli Studi di Messina 

The University of Messina, founded in 1548, is a student-oriented research university, who educates students to be critical, independently-minded and engaged individuals. The University of Messina MDSLab group at the Department of Engineering conducts advanced ICT research with a focus on studying distributed and parallel systems and has contributed to numerous research projects in the areas of grid and cloud computing.