E.g., 16-10-2018
E.g., 16-10-2018
  • Six cities reach the final stage of the 2018 European Capital of Innovation contest

    Six cities championing outstanding innovation strategies to improve the lives of citizens and business entered the final stage of this year's European Capital of Innovation contest funded under Horizon 2020, the EU research and innovation programme.Aarhus (Denmark), Athens (Greece), Hamburg (Germany), Leuven (Belgium), Toulouse (France), Umeå (Sweden) are now running for the 2018 title.
  • The power to innovate: winners of EIT Awards 2018 announced

    The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) rewards Europe’s top entrepreneurs Simone Accornero (Italy), Ioannis Tarnanas (Greece), Bieke Van Gorp (Belgium), Isabel Hoffmann (Canada) and Laura Soucek (Italy) for innovations in the fields of energy, health and food / raw materials. Find out more about the 2018 EIT Awards winners!
    EIT Awards Winners 2018
  • €9 million for projects on biodiversity and health: apply by 16 November

    The ERANET BiodivERsA calls for proposals on the theme “Biodiversity and its influence on animal, human and plant health”. Visit their website for more information.
  • EU provides €20 million in grants to support innovative businesses in Bulgaria, Latvia and Romania

    The European Commission is supporting EBRD Pilot Action entitled ‘Innovation Support in Bulgaria, Latvia and Romania’, with €20 million in grants with the objective of addressing investment gaps in innovation and helping innovative SMEs and midcaps in these countries. The pilot action will provide a comprehensive package of finance (loans), advisory support and measures to promote green technologies.
  • Last call to register for H2020 Energy info day

    It's the last chance to register for a Horizon 2020 Energy info day taking place in Brussels on 5 Oct. It will present funding opportunities for smart city and smart energy system projects, the available budget: over € 200 M.
  • Vote now for your top innovation in the #EITAwards

    The European Innovation & Technology (EIT) Awards just became even more exciting. Now everyone can vote for their favourite innovation in the EIT Public Award 2018. Discover 39 nominees with 39 solutions to challenges facing society, representing the very best of the EIT Community. Choose which innovation you think should win by watching the video pitches and discovering their inspiring work. Vote now.
    Vote now for your top innovation in the #EITAwards
  • Register for the Horizon 2020 Energy virtual info day

    You can now register for the virtual info day on upcoming Horizon 2020 funding opportunities for projects focusing on renewable energy technologies, carbon capture and storage and next-generation batteries. Connect with us on 13 September.
  • EIT Newsletter - Issue 9/2018 - EIT Community to showcase activities and opportunities

    The EIT Newsletter brings you the latest news on EIT Community events, achievements and opportunities.
    EIT Newsletter - Issue 9/2018 - EIT Community to showcase activities and opportunities
  • EIC pilot to invest €34 million in 14 innovative projects to help them enter the market faster

    The European Commission will support 14 top-class projects to bring their innovations faster onto the market under the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot. Each project will receive around €2 million from the Fast Track to Innovation strand of the EIC pilot, funded under Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation programme.
  • Nominated: Top graduates, entrepreneurs and innovators of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

    Celebrating a touch of genius, the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) announces the 41 nominees for the EIT Awards 2018. All across Europe, excellence is accelerating, with women entrepreneurs making up more than 40% of the nominees. The Awards ceremony will be held in Budapest on 4 October during the EIT’s annual Innovation Forum, INNOVEIT. The 41 nominees represent the most promising entrepreneurs and innovators in Europe. Read more below!
    EIT Awards Nominees 2018