Previous international projects

Read about MADE’s previous international projects.


– Cirkular economy for SMEs

The aim of C-VoUCHER is to support SMEs in the transition towards circular economy. Through C-VoUCHER, SMEs will be provided with the support needed to develop new circular (cradle to cradle) value chains, disrupting traditional linear (cradle to waste) business models.

24 SMEs from the industries agro-food, health, sea, textile, and manufacturing will be selected to join a program that helps them develop their business model and value chain. 

MADE is a partner in the project as a Danish cluster for innovation and will help identify manufacturing challenges, possibilities and solutions related to circular economy.


– supporting SMEs within robotics

In Robot Union, 40 selected SME’s received funding and access to technological expertise to develop solutions whithin automation in sectors that have an increase in the demand for robots.

The project finished in 2020.

Podcast: My Robot Friend 

In the series “My Robot Friend” MADE Podcast investigates the collaborative robot. Through a total of two episodes, we talk with experts about the origins, trends and future of the collaborative robot. Moreover, we visit the robot startup, Smooth Robotics, who with help from the Robot Union programme has developed a wielding software for robots. 

Read the articles about My Robot Friend


In 2019, MADE was selected as one of 30 Digital Innovation Hubs across 17 European countries to participate in the DIHELP Enhanced Learning Programme that supports the development and scale up of MADE services and international network.

This strengthens MADE’s ability to provide easy access to knowledge and partnerships in Europe, participation in selected European projects, and a channel to show and disseminate Danish competences, products and other offers in Europe.


– ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs

I4MS (ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs) is the European initiative to digitalize the manufacturing industry.

The primary focus is the digitization of small and medium-sized enterprises by building up a community in which SMEs can share their experiences, find relevant funding opportunities for digital projects, and connect with experts and other companies across Europe.

Want to know more?

Or contact Merete Nørby to learn how MADE can help your company through our international network and projects:

Merete Nørby

International Senior Consultant, ph.d.

Mobile: +45 2112 3991