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E.g., 21-07-2018
  • Confused by the difference between communication, dissemination and exploitation for your Horizon 2020 project?


    IPR Helpdesk has the answer. Read their new publication "Making the Most of Your Horizon 2020 Project", written in collaboration with the European Commission.

  • European Innovation Council pilot to support 257 SMEs with €13 million

    The EU will support 257 small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) from 31 countries who aim to get their innovations faster to the market. The companies have been selected in the latest round of the SME Instrument, which is part of the recently launched European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot.
  • DEDALE: mathematical tools to help navigate the Big Data maze

    The management of Big Data is a major challenge in many research fields, such as physics, informatics, neuroscience, genomics and drug development. The DEDALE project is developing new analysis methods to work on them.
    Photo of a man walking in a maze, on a beach
  • Apply now to become a member of the EIT Governing Board

    The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) is an independent EU body based in Budapest that is strengthening Europe's ability to innovate. The EIT recently launched a call for expressions of interest for the selection of new members of the EIT Governing Board. The EIT Governing Board is entrusted with providing the strategic leadership of the EIT. Application deadline is 14 May 2018.
  • The EIC Pilot business coaching for FET Open SMEs takes off!

    The European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot provides continuous support for market-creating innovation. As part of the EIC pilot, 6 SMEs from the Future & Emerging Technologies (FET)-Open programme, managed by the Research Executive Agency (REA), have initiated the process of receiving each, a 12 days of business coaching.
    WordCloud Coaching
  • First set of top-class innovators selected for funding under the European Innovation Council pilot to scale-up their businesses

    A total of 57 small and medium-sized companies have been selected for funding under the recently launched European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot. The companies, selected following face-to-face interviews with a jury of innovators, entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, will receive a total amount of €94.25 million.
  • Twelve outstanding finalists are in the running for the 2018 EU Prize for Women Innovators

    Twelve successful women entrepreneurs who have brought their breakthrough ideas to the market have made it to the shortlist for the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2018, funded under Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme.
  • EIT Raw Materials Start-up and SME Booster Call 2018

    For start-ups and SMEs that want to test business ideas, would like to meet key players in the raw materials sector, are looking for financial and/or non-financial support. EIT RawMaterials can help you to create and develop new, innovative business ideas in the raw materials sector – covering every stage from initial ideas to business creation and business growth.
    EIT Raw Materials Start-up and SME Booster Call 2018
  • EIT Cross-Innovation Community Business Idea Competition 2018

    Turn your idea into business. The Business Idea Competition 2018 seeks at supporting idea holders aiming at embracing the venture path and wanting more training in entrepreneurship. It is jointly organised by EIT Health, EIT RawMaterials and EIT Food to improve cross-sectoral innovation performance, with a special focus on - but not limited to - EIT RIS eligible countries, along the following thematic areas: Food, Health and Raw Materials.
    EIT Cross-Innovation Community Business Idea Competition 2018
  • Innovators mobilise for EIT Information Day in Brussels

    The EIT Information Day was held for the 2018 Call for Proposals for two new Innovation Communities, EIT Urban Mobility and EIT Manufacturing. The EIT Information Day gave innovators interested in forming one of these Innovation Communities an unrivalled opportunity to hear what’s needed and what’s expected. The entire event was streamed live. Recordings of each session are available on the EIT's Youtube Channel.