Follow live: Launch of the new European Innovation Council
START DATE18/03/2021 - 09:30
END DATE19/03/2021 - 16:30
The European Innovation Council (EIC) is a key novelty of Horizon Europe
and represents the most ambitious innovation initiative that Europe has
taken, with a budget of €10 billion for the period 2021-2027. The EIC
has a mission to identify, develop and scale-up breakthrough
technologies and disruptive innovations. The EIC will support startups,
SMEs and research teams developing high-risk, high-impact breakthrough
innovation, with a particular focus on scaling up game-changing
solutions that contribute to the objectives of the European Green Deal
and the Recovery Plan for Europe.
Applicant's Day (19th March):
For potential beneficiaries and stakeholders, the applicant day will provide concrete information on how the EIC works, how to apply, who is eligible, etc.
Sessions will include information on funding opportunities for research teams, startups, SMEs and investors.