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EIC-funded Blue Ocean Robotics raises $12 millionUnlike most companies in the robotics market, Blue Ocean Robotics focuses on more than one product, with a range of solutions for industries such as healthcare, hospitality, construction and agriculture. In 2019, the value of the Danish company doubled, new acquisitions were introduced in their portfolio and, during the last two months of the year, Blue Ocean has hired nearly one new employee every day. The new funding round will support ongoing growth.
Brexit: implications for the EIC AcceleratorAs of 1 February 2020, the United Kingdom formally leaves the European Union. Under the Withdrawal Agreement, projects located in the United Kingdom are only eligible for financial operations if those operations were approved before the Agreement's date of entry into force.
EBAN/EIC Cybersecurity e-pitching: intigriti and CardLab ‘secure’ top spot in first e-pitching of 2020The first e-pitching session of 2020 featured four excellent SMEs backed by the European Innovation Council. The innovators pitched their business ideas and next investment rounds on cybersecurity to representatives from the European Business Angels Network (EBAN).