IDEMO – Innovation Digitalization Enabling Meso Organization

The goal of the project: establishment and support in the development of the digital innovation hub IDEMO, which will provide small and medium-sized enterprises with professional support in the process of digital transformation, which is compiled based on and is based on the principle of digital transformation. their companies, service providers from the ICT sector, and educational institutions. DIH IDEMO consortium consists of:

Innovation Centre Banja Luka

Development Agency of the Republic of Srpska

Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Srpska

Faculty of Electrical Engineering Banja Luka

Enterprise Development Agency EDA

The project is jointly financed by the European Union and the Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development of the Federal Republic of Germany (BMZ) and is implemented by the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ).


Mission: Improving the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises from the region within global value chains (mostly related to the EU market) by applying digital innovations and providing assistance to small and medium-sized enterprises through the ICT sector in researching and using the digitization market.


Vision: IDEMO recognized the digital transformation of small and medium-sized enterprises as a key driver and factor that enables the continuous development of the regional innovation ecosystem in the Republic of Srpska, which is well integrated into the WB and EU DIH network.


Target groups:

Wood processing and metal processing sector,

ICT sector,

Start-ups and spin-offs for digital innovation,

Policymakers from the entity and local levels of government.


The digital innovation hub IDEMO provides support through four types of services:

Testing before investing,

Education and training,

Providing support for finding financial resources,

Ecosystem building and networking.