In a connected industrial world, solo playing is no longer an option. Value networks consist of clients, producers, suppliers and sub-suppliers. In order to drive innovation, new partners, such as start-ups, also enter the game. This session will look at how innovation hubs can help to reshape collaboration and establish new ways of innovating in a maker’s world. In this session, Dassault Systèmes and some key players will provide insight into their recent activities and discuss, why this is of high importance for the European Mittelstand.