DEsign Driven innovation and sustAinability in grassroots sport cLUbS


The project scope is promoting design driven innovation and sustainability in grassroots sport clubs both facilities and activities.

 Project aims at:

    • tackling the challenge of improving sustainability in grassroots sport clubs, by actuating an experimental open innovation environment at pilot sport clubs (In Italy, Portugal, and Turkey), where young designers, students of architecture meet sport managers and together co-create feasible solutions
    • providing sport clubs managers and owners with design driven innovation approaches to face daily sustainable challenges, with very limited financial resources
    • giving designers the opportunity to make themselves known by their community and potential future customers, demonstrating that civic and sporting participation also represents a lever for the growth of skills and work inclusion

DEsign Driven innovation and sustAiability in grassroots sport cLUbS



Latest news from the Project

Sport innovation challenge

In the frame of the DEDALUS project, the series of encounters about the “Sport Innovation Challenge” took place every Monday in April and May.

Introduction to design thinking

In the frame of DEDALUS project the event “Introduction to Design Thinking” took place in Venice on April the 3rd.

DEDALUS 2 TPM took place in USMA headquarters (Italy)

DEDALUS consortium is delighted to announce that the DEDELUS 2 TPM has been successfully conducted in Selvazzano Dentro (PD) in USMA headquarters on the 9th of March.


Deliverables & Oucomes

Deliverable 6.1 Abstract


Funded by the European Union

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