EIC SME Instrument

The SME Instrument is part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot that supports top class innovators, entrepreneurs and small companies with funding opportunities and acceleration services. The main focus of the SME Instrument is on market-creating innovations that shape new markets and generate jobs, growth and higher standards of living. 

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  • 23/11/2018

    20 EIC pilot innovators selected for business acceleration event with Medtronic

    On 28 and 29 November, a selected group of companies funded by the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot will have the chance to share their visions for transforming healthcare with Medtronic corporate representatives in Tolochenaz, Switzerland.
  • 23/11/2018

    Sulapac - pack your things without microplastics

    EIC pilot -funded Sulapac aims to tackle the mountain of plastic waste clogging up our seas by licensing its biodegradable, microplastic-free material to manufacturers around the world. Come meet them on 27 November in the high-level Conference on how innovation and research impact our daily lives! 
  • 22/11/2018

    Ferrovial hosts business acceleration event for companies funded by EIC pilot

    On 27 and 28 November, Ferrovial will host a networking event for companies funded by European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot. 21 companies have been selected to present their sustainable approaches to urban mobility, user experience (airports and toll roads), energy efficiency and new technologies for the construction sector. The event will take place at Impact Hub Gobernador in Madrid, Spain.
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