Goal/Mission

Goal

EPSI strives to achieve a more innovation-friendly environment for the sports industry in the EU in order to stimulate technological innovation and establish businesses based on innovation technology. To accomplish this, EPSI does the following:

  • Encourages networking between high tech companies, SMEs, universities and research organisations as in addition to other interested parties
  • Develops and fosters a durable and innovation friendly / innovation stimulating environment for the entire EU Sports movement
  • Initiates activities among its members to respond to regional, national and European calls for proposals with the aim of finalising certain innovation projects
  • Contributes to the dissemination of new knowledge and innovation opportunities / trends for its members

Focus

The platform focuses its activities on innovation in the area of physical activity related to sport leisure and health such as:

  • Sporting goods, footwear/ apparel and hardware
  • Performance, monitoring and enhancement apparatus
  • Sports facilities, sport surfaces and equipment
  • Sports nutrition, health and physical activity