E.g., 16-02-2019
E.g., 16-02-2019
  • Top-class innovative projects get €113 million from the EIC SME Instrument

    A total of 65 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from 16 countries have been selected for funding under the latest round of the SME Instrument. The companies will receive a total amount of €113 million to share between their projects to get their innovations faster on the market.
  • EU-funded project works on a prototype of an active implant that will restore the transmission of signals in the injured spinal cord

    The FET-Open project ByAxon is developing a new generation of sensors and electrodes for neural interfacing, bringing together both nano- and neuro- science.
    Active Bypass work process
  • 4th Organic Innovation Days

    The 4th edition of the organic innovation days will look into European opportunities for funding organic research and innovation under Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe. Registration opens on 20th July.
  • Fast-track your business with the EIT RawMaterials Accelerator Programme

    EIT RawMaterials launches its first Accelerator Programme. This is a call for start-ups that consider they already have an innovative offering (at TRL4-6) and see the opportunity in rapidly developing this offering to the exploration, mining, mineral processing, metal, mineral and steel making and recycling industries as well as their suppliers of equipment and tools. The call is to apply for Phase 1 Invent of the EIT RawMaterials Accelerator Programme. Read more and apply until 30 July 2018!
    EIT RawMaterials Accelerator Programme
  • EIT InnoEnergy supported start-up CorPower raises €8.2 million for full scale demonstration

    EIT InnoEnergy supported start-up CorPower Ocean has recently announced an investment of 8.2M€ from the Swedish Energy Agency to commercialise the technology at full scale. After 18 months of testing and final verification of survival and power generation in Scotland, CorPower has indeed proven that its technology can produce electricity at a competitive cost. Read the full story!
  • Commissioner Moedas presents Horizon Europe to the largest science meeting on the continent

    Today marks the beginning of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF2018) in Toulouse. This is the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe that brings together over 4000 delegates from 80 countries. At this event Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, will deliver a keynote speech on Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme proposed for 2020-2027.
  • FET Innovation Launchpad: get ready for the next cut-off on 16 October 2018

    All you need to know for the next deadline for submission of FET Innovation Launchpad proposals under the Horizon 2020 Future and Emerging Technologies (FET-Open) programme
    FET Innovation Launchpad - next deadline on 16 October 2018
  • HybridHeart: a soft biocompatible artificial heart

    The HybridHeart consortium envisions to develop and bring to the clinic a soft biocompatible artificial heart, which can completely replace a patient’s heart in a procedure similar to a heart transplant.
    HybridHeart's work based on in situ tissue engineering, soft robotics and wireless energy transfer
  • Register for WIRE 2018: The Power of Connectivity, Entrepreneurship and Science & Research

    From 04/07/2018 to 06/07/2018
    The Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) conferences are among the main European policy fora for innovation and regional development. The 9th edition will take place on 4-6 July 2018 in Innsbruck, Austria and will look into three smart choices for regional ecosystems of innovation: Science & Research, Entrepreneurship and Connectivity.
  • Design driven innovation training for SMEs at EIT House in Brussels

    Discover how design-driven innovation can improve your competitiveness, efficiency and sustainability during our cost-free training at the EIT House in Brussels. The course will provide participants with a meaningful view of the benefits and opportunities of design-driven innovation, with presentations, case studies and team work in one full day. The target group is SMEs and SME intermediaries. Register now!