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Launch of the European Commission’s Common IP Booster

The European Commission has funded a new service to provide specialised, professional IP advice to European Universities and Public Research Organisations.  IP Booster is a service for public research organisations looking to realise value out of their research results. Experts will examine the case and guide towards the best intellectual property strategy for the public research organisation, at no [...]

February 8th, 2019|

Access4SMEs at the Innovative Enterprise Conference 2018_highlights

During the Innovative Enterprise Conference 2018, held on the 21st and 22nd of November, Access4SMEs played a main role in the agenda, organizing two important events addressed the innovators all around Europe. During the two days, the National Contact Points were present at the Innovative Enterprise Conference with a dedicated stand to provide assistance to participants on the funding opportunities of [...]

November 29th, 2018|

Access4SMEs Tips for the Pitch Interview – EIC SME Instrument PHASE 2

The Access4SMEs "Tips for the Pitch Interview - EIC SME Instrument PHASE 2" is a guide created to assist companies who are invited to present their innovative ideas in the Phase 2 interview session. The guide should be useful for anyone who submitted an EIC SME Instrument proposal and would like to succeed and flourish in the Phase 2 interview pitch. The aim [...]

November 26th, 2018|

Access4SMEs at the Innovative Enterprise Conference – Vienna November 22nd November

Access4SMEs will be present at the next Innovative Enterprise Conference that will take place in Vienna at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) on the 21st and 22nd of November with many initiatives. 22nd November – Elevator Pitch Two great opportunities from 10h15 to 13h15, at the Austria Center Conference in Vienna: Access4SMEs through EuroQuity organizes a pitch session with [...]

October 25th, 2018|

Pitch 4 SMEs: A unique opportunity to showcase projects in front of top investors-Vienna November 22nd, 2018

For the 2018 Austrian Presidency of the European Union, the Austrian government is organising on the 21st and 22nd of November the Innovative Enterprise in Vienna. It will focus on access to Finance for Research, Innovation and SMEs 2018, including: InnovFin financial instruments and ways to boost growth, jobs and competitiveness through innovation; Interactions between EU financial instruments and activities [...]

September 12th, 2018|

InvestHorizon 2.0: Boosting the investment readiness of European SMEs

The Commission aims to offer support to innovative high-growth potential SMEs from EU Member States, Associated countries to Horizon 2020 and EUREKA member countries to improve their access to finance. The Contractor will provide investment readiness services, which aim to help and prepare innovative high-growth potential SMEs to become investment ready and scale-up. The services will be customized for each SME according to [...]

July 26th, 2018|

Innovative Medicines Initiative_Webinar for SMEs_Monday July 23rd 2018

IMI will hold webinars on IMI2 – Calls 15 and 16 from Wednesday 4 July to Monday 23 July 2018 inclusive. All webinars on the Call topics will feature a presentation by the EFPIA topic coordinator and time for questions and answers. The webinars represent an excellent opportunity to learn more about the Call topics, interact directly with the topic [...]

July 11th, 2018|