Smart Emma

Long Title: Branchen- und unternehmensübergreifende Business-Lösungen für KMU der Lebensmittelindustrie in Smart Cities
Runtime: 01.07.2016 – 30.09.2019
Funding Body: EFRE.NRW & EU (Europäischer Fonds für regional Entwicklung)
Consortium Manager: Cybernetics Lab IMA/ZLW & IfU
Contact: Sarah Güsken, M.Sc.
Project Holder: EFRE.NRW
Partner: neomesh. GmbH, Pixanta GmbH
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The project Smart Emma aims at realizing a cooperation digitalized platform for the regional grocery shops that are centered in Aachen. Through the developed platform, different shops will be connected in a form of a unified online shopping portal that enables a better shopping experience for their customers. Delivery of the ordered goods as a part of the solution will be made via an environment friendly electronic bikes. To reach the most optimum solutions, intelligent algorithms will be implemented and developed to enhance the delivery routes and options, user experience and profiling, and recommendation strategies for the customers. Smart Emma is a project that is funded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and the European Union.