Intride – Soft, digital and green skills for smart designers


Cristina Taverner, Jordi Ros, Albert Fuster, Rafa Pozo


University of Florence, The Biorobotics Institute Sant’Anna for competences related to digital skills, The University of Dabrowa Górnicza, Universityof Art & Design Cluj Napoca, DID – Technological Cluster on Interiors and Design, CENFIM – Catalan Furnishings Cluster and Innovation Hub, Cluster Mobilier Transilvan, LEITAT – Private Technology Centre, Zamek Cieszyn



INTRIDE is a 10 partners alliance (Italy, Spain, Poland and Romania) aiming at developing a structured cooperation framework between HEIs, clusters/business representatives, technological centres and enterprises. Mentioned competences are related to: digital skills, green skills, soft skills; which will be implemented on a design knowledge based profile being naturally able to creatively manage innovation processes.
INTRIDE aims at:
  • Developing a Joint Master Degree Curriculum for Smart Designers with added competences related to Soft, Digital, Green Skills that will become the future innovation triggers for SMEs in the manufacturing sector.
  • Building a co-creation structure under a HE-industry community platform which is supposed to be a virtual place for activation and moitoring of innovation, technological transfer, R&D processes under the cooperation between enterprises, HEIs and technical centres.


  • Creation of a joint Master Degree Programme for Smart Designers.
  • Co-creation structure under a HE-industry community platform.