10 January 2021 to 31 December 2023


Empower smart city authorities to better support their citizens!


MARVEL aspires the convergence of a set of technologies in the areas of AI, analytics, multimodal perception, software engineering, HPC as part of an Edge-Fog-Cloud Computing Continuum paradigm, to support data-driven real-time application workflows and decision making in modern cities, showcasing the potential to address societal challenges very effectively.



By addressing the rising challenges in the Big Data Value chain regarding data acquisition, data analysis and processing, data storage and curation, and data visualisation. By prioritising and strengthening open science and open data through sharing a Data Corpus to drive research and innovation in multimodal processing and analytics. Last but not least, by engaging citizens to promote breakthrough innovation.

Date: 1 January, 2021 to Sunday, 31 December, 2023
Duration: 3-years
Partners: Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH) – coordinator, Infineon (IFAG), Aarhus University (AU), ATOS, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), INTRASOFT International, Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK), audEERING GmbH, Tampere University (TAU), Privanova, Sphynx Technology Solutions AG, Comune di Trento, Faculty of Technical Sciences (FTN), Information Technology for Market Leadership IKE (ITML), GreenRoads, ZELUS , Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center
The MARVEL consortium consists of 17 partners based in 12 different countries but being engaged in internationally.
Funding: € 5 998 086,25