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#AmazingProjects: let’s talk about “RVmagnetics”

ABOUT THE COMPANY RVmagnetics is R&D company that developed the smallest passive sensor in the world based on MicroWire. Scope of our work lays in prototyping and customization. Company is based in Slovakia, European Union. Company was established in 2015 by prof. Rastislav Varga and since this date has been organically growing to meet the… Continue reading #AmazingProjects: let’s talk about “RVmagnetics”

#AmazingProjects: let’s talk about “OBORTECH”

  “Obortech, a unified communication and data exchange hub underpinned by blockchain and IoT for supply-chain.” OBORTECH on Vestbee   OBORTECH is one of the companies that Andriotto Financial Services has consulted and helped develop. AFS’s CEO, Mauro Andriotto, has thus joined OBORTECH advisory board.   Obortech will be soon presented to the European Commission… Continue reading #AmazingProjects: let’s talk about “OBORTECH”

Update on EIC Accelerator Implementation Process

  Let’s take a look at this writing and see how we can clean it up a bit while keeping the personality. I’ll first read through for overall flow and coherence. Then I’ll do another pass focusing on: Grammar, spelling, punctuation – I’ll check for any errors and fix them without losing the cadence of… Continue reading Update on EIC Accelerator Implementation Process

Horizon Europe: Gender Equality in Research and Innovation

The promotion of gender equality in research and innovation (R&I) is a main European Commission commitment. This commitment is part of its Gender Equality Strategy for 2020-2025, which fosters gender equality across all EU policies.   (Please note that, in this article, the word “gender” refers exclusively to male and female.)   In addition, the… Continue reading Horizon Europe: Gender Equality in Research and Innovation

CO2BioClean: a great success!

AFS has been working side by side with CO2BioClean to offer them support in their search for valid investors. And, as sponsors and financial partners of the project, we are very pleased to announce that…   the CO2BioClean project has obtained an EIC contribution of €6.6 million!   Its innovative concept, the support of a… Continue reading CO2BioClean: a great success!

Green Deal innovations for the Economic Recovery: EIC Accelerator Challenges

The European Innovation Council has recently launched an EIC Accelerator Challenges focused on green deal innovations for the economic recovery.   The EIC Accelerator Challenges supports companies–start-ups and SMEs, in particular–to scale up high-impact innovations with the potential to create new markets or disrupt existing ones in identified areas of strategic relevance. It focuses on… Continue reading Green Deal innovations for the Economic Recovery: EIC Accelerator Challenges

The 2022 IVYFON Forum: NYC, December 8-9

The 2022 IVYFON Forum will take place in New York City, on December 8 and 9, 2021.   But what is IVYFON?  Ivy Family Office Network (IVYFON) has been a leading peer to peer family office network since 2003. IVYFON provides forums for institutional investors and family offices. To date, more than 50,000 investors and family offices have attended our events. And, since inception, our events have hosted more than 4,500… Continue reading The 2022 IVYFON Forum: NYC, December 8-9

The EIC Impact Report 2021: Achievements

This article highlights the main achievements presented in the EIC Impact Report 2021. The fully-fledged European Innovation Council (EIC), launched under Horizon Europe, is a major new player on the innovation landscape. It prides itself with a unique approach to identifying, developing and scaling up Europe’s breakthrough technologies and game-changing innovations. As the 2021 Report shows,… Continue reading The EIC Impact Report 2021: Achievements

The meaning of Technology Readiness Level (TRL)

The TRL (acronym for Technology Readiness Level) is a method employed to understand the maturity of technologies during the acquisition phase of a programme. It enables consistent and uniform discussions across different types of technologies, allowing precise development follow-up. The TRL spans from Level 1 to Level 9, which is the most mature stage. In 2010, the European… Continue reading The meaning of Technology Readiness Level (TRL)

EIC Accelerator’s eligibility criteria for start-ups and SMEs

This article presents the EIC Accelerator’s eligibility criteria used as cut-off point to receive funding requests from companies. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) represent 99% of all businesses in the European Union. They are the driving disruptive mechanism for innovative solutions and a digital sustainable economy. SMEs are leading the revolution to tackle challenges like… Continue reading EIC Accelerator’s eligibility criteria for start-ups and SMEs