Hubs facilitate and support the creation of European Data Spaces. They are regional economy proxies to intercept digital transformation strategy directives and funding opportunities to implement Gaia-X services. Hubs focus on developing data spaces that are relevant or specific to the local region and also interact with other regions to build cross-national data spaces.
Hubs connect potential Gaia-X stakeholders, both within and across different countries and sectors.
Hubs increase user interest across Europe and globally to scale up the spread of use cases.
Hubs liaise closely with the Gaia-X Association to define requirements, relevant regulations and policies.
Hubs consolidate relevant initiatives within countries.
Hubs ensure efficient cooperation and avoid the unnecessary doubling up of efforts within a particular industry.