About Digital Factory

Digital Factory is the open innovation platform promoted by CA Auto Bank, in collaboration with the business incubator I3P, which aims to search for the best innovative solutions in the fields of AI, Banking, Mobility, Digitalization and Sustainability that can support and accelerate business innovation processes.

Specifically, the following application areas are of particular interest:

  • Artificial Intelligence: automation, machine learning, big data, predictive analysis, customer experience.

  • Banking: digital payments, customer care, cybersecurity, data science, blockchain, fraud detection.

  • Mobility: new mobility solutions, customer assistance, vehicle data collection and analysis, AI marketing, electric mobility, knowledge management.

  • Digitalization: technological solutions that can favor business digital transformation.

  • Sustainability: emission reduction, ESG, energy efficiency and asset optimization.


CA Auto Bank is the digital bank that finances mobility by promoting sustainability.

Operating in 19 countries, CA Auto Bank combines a wide range of financing, rental and mobility services with innovative and flexible banking products, offering a comprehensive and innovative mobility service system with a focus on sustainable mobility. Through Drivalia, which specializes in rental and subscription solutions, a full range of mobility solutions is presented: from electric car sharing to car subscriptions and rentals covering all durations, from short to medium and long term.

CA Auto Bank's commitment to sustainable mobility means giving everyone the opportunity to drive the latest generation of electric vehicles and offering an extensive network of Mobility Stores and proprietary charging points throughout Europe.
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I3P - Incubatore del Politecnico di Torino


The Innovative Companies Incubator of Politecnico di Torino (I3P) supports the creation and development of innovative start-ups with high technological intensity and growth potential, founded by university researchers, students or external entrepreneurs, providing strategic consulting services, coaching, mentoring, fundraising support and work spaces. The mission of I3P is to support the ecosystem of entrepreneurship, with the aim of generating economic development and employment in innovative industrial chains.
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EuroIncNet is an open network established in 2015 by Europe's top business incubators & accelerators , ranked by the international association UBI Global. The purpose of EuroIncNet's program is to facilitate a quick introduction of technologically innovative start-ups in other European markets, by bringing together a network of trusted parties in Europe & UK with focus on go-to market access and strategy.
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Start & Pulse

"Start & Pulse" is the innovation program of Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance which aims to offer innovative services to customers and solutions adapted to new consumer trends in credit matters. The goal is clear: to innovate faster and be bolder to better serve customers. With this program, the Crédit Agricole Group strengthens its ambitious approach to open innovation and cooperation with fintech companies.
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Who we are looking for

Both established companies and project teams, from Italy or abroad, who have a technologically innovative solution to propose within the application areas of interest of the initiative, can apply to Digital Factory. Pre-revenue companies can also apply if they are in a stage of ideation and product concept, as long as they are able to develop a prototype in the short term.

Enter the Digital Factory

Consult the platform guidelines to read all the details of the initiative, or apply now with your innovative project.