Competence Centres

The Enhance project supports the creation of three competence centres (CC), two in Tunisia and one in Morocco. These CC will promote the reuse of ENHANCE outcomes (training materials, use cases, equipments, etc.) in industry.

1. InnoTech (UCAR, FSEGN)

The InnoTech Competence Centre ( is proposed by the Faculty of Economics and Management of Nabeul (member of the University of Carthage) as one-stop-shop for digital transformation support in the Nabeul region in the north-east of Tunisia.

InnoTech will focus on cutting-edge digitalization and Industry 4.0 technologies, specifically targeting the agrotourism and industrial sectors. The center will serve as a conduit between the university and the local ecosystem of the region of Nabeul and provide industry partners with advanced expertise and infrastructure. The center’s activities will fuel economic growth and job creation in the agrotourism and industry sectors, while also strengthening the university’s strategic partnerships with local industry leaders. The center will focus on digitalization, as well as the implementation of Industry 4.0 technologies such as IoT devices, big data analytics, and AI, to enable industry partners to stay at the forefront of technological developments and remain competitive in the global marketplace.

2. SmartecH (IIT)

The SmartecH Competence Centre ( as “Smart technologies for industrial Engineering Hub” is proposed by the International Institute of Technology (North American Private University) as one-stop-shop for digital transformation support in the Sfax region of Tunisia.

SmartecH will focus on digital transformation based mainly on Industry 4.0 technologies and how they can be used in production, Maintenance and Quality domains. The center will provide regional and national industrial campanies with advanced knowledge that help to improve their services using innovative technologies. The implementation of Industry 4.0 technologies such as IOT devices, Cloud Manufacturing, data Anlytics, Augmented and virtual reality will be helpful for the industrial companies to remain competitive and keep in tuch with technological develepment. Aditionnaluy, SmartecH will provide training for industrial experts and academics using the relevant courses created as part of Enhance Project. The different equipments in this center will be used to animate the different training sessions and to provide technological solutions for real industrial problems.

3. Cosinus (UIT)

The Cosinus Competence Centre ( as “COmpetence center of incluSIve digital traNsformation for sUStainable development” is proposed by the University Ibn Tofail as one-stop-shop for digital transformation support in the Kenitra region of Morocco.