Theory is nothing if not translated into practice. SIDI's Innovation Lab encompasses all the initiatives, projects, inventions and innovations developed directly by SIDI and its competence centers. From creativity to science, from knowledge to experience, the Innovation Lab creates, proposes, produces and implements solutions for a broad spectrum of institutional and corporate partners, from enterprises to startups, from non profit ONGs to government.
In the last years, SIDI's Innovation Lab developed multiple projects in augmented reality and computer vision, in healthcare, blockchain, big data and artificial intelligence. The direct experience as innovators, combined with the knowledge obtained through its observatory, makes of SIDI the ideal partner for public administrations who want to plan their development in a
Building a bright future for
the municipality of Manno
Located in the Vedeggio plain, in the immediate vicinity of Lugano, Manno is a small municipality, known in southern Switzerland for its highly developed industrial area. Once rich and prosperous thanks to the income of big companies headquartered there, Manno is today challenged by the need for change. Businesses are leaving, and so are many citizens, connected to those business. What is happening and why?
Change didn't happened overnight. The mayor, and its coworkers have been observing this trend for more than a decade, but now the situation reclaims a much needed reaction.
To better understand and face this challenge, Manno choosed SIDI as main partner to develop and plan a new relaunch strategy.