To stimulate Web Entrepreneurship and Business in Europe and support them to scale up and become global champions
The competitiveness and growth game is played in the global internet economy. Web businesses are one of the primary creators of new jobs. The impact of web startups on economic growth and job creation will further increase in the future.Status-quo:
Administrative and operational budget will cover:
Interaction with participants of the EC web entrepreneurs actions:
Launch of a set of pilots and networks of web-hubs across Europe and support actions specific for web-entrepreneurs under Horizon 2020.
Web-entrepreneurs will participate in the third phase of the Future Internet PPP through open calls that will be organised by intermediaries.
The desired impact is a more conductive environment for web entrepreneurship in Europe which positively influences job creation and economic growth. A better web entrepreneurship culture combined with the integration of the web entrepreneurship ecosystem in Europe will contribute to fostering the startups creation and the scale up of startups to get European and global dimension.