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Understanding the EIC Seal of Excellence

In the dynamic landscape of innovation and entrepreneurship, securing funding is often the key to transforming ground-breaking ideas into reality. Recognizing this critical need, the European Union has introduced the European Innovation Council (EIC) Transition activities Seal of Excellence and the EIC Seal of Excellence. These are quality labels under Horizon Europe, the EU’s research… Continue reading Understanding the EIC Seal of Excellence

Horizon Europe: a €34 billion funding gap

A recent European Commission report examined Horizon Europe. The €95.5 billion program backs research together with innovation in Europe. It requires an extra €34 billion to fully fund all high-quality proposals from 2021-2022. Of those high proposals, 71% did not receive funding. That shows a slight improvement over Horizon 2020. In that program, 74% of… Continue reading Horizon Europe: a €34 billion funding gap

European Innovation Council is revamped to enhance oversight

European Commission revamps to enhance oversight of European Innovation Council

  The European Commission reorganized its directorate general for research and innovation (RTD). The reorganization was effective last May and a new organizational chart was published. The chart revealed the transfer of management of the European Innovation Council (EIC) funding programme to the directorate for the European Research Area and Innovation. Ms. Anna Panagopoulou leads… Continue reading European Innovation Council is revamped to enhance oversight

Revised EIC Investment Guidelines (2022): 4. METHODS AND INVESTMENT STRATEGIES

This is the post number four of a series that explains the revised EIC Investment Guidelines. We focus on Methods as well as Investment Strategies. The Investment Guidelines have been updated to provide more clarity to applicants and to reflect recent changes in the management of the EIC Fund and will remain in place until the… Continue reading Revised EIC Investment Guidelines (2022): 4. METHODS AND INVESTMENT STRATEGIES

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Revised EIC: Investment Guidelines available (2022)

EIC Investment Guidelines have been updated to provide more clarity to applicants and to reflect recent changes in the management of the EIC Fund. It will remain in place until the end of 2022.   The new set of EIC Investment Guidelines provides information to applicants and selected companies, as well as to potential co-investors. It explains in detail the… Continue reading Revised EIC: Investment Guidelines available (2022)

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

EIC Accelerator: la migliore opportunità di finanziamento per il tuo progetto!

Questo articolo esplora l’EIC Accelerator, l’ultima opportunità di finanziamento per il tuo progetto. In una serie di video condividiamo tutto ciò che devi sapere sul Programma. Inoltre, mostriamo perché e come AFS può aiutarti a creare un’applicazione di successo.     1) EIC Accelerator – di cosa si tratta?   The EIC Accelerator supports individual… Continue reading EIC Accelerator: la migliore opportunità di finanziamento per il tuo progetto!

Horizon Europe Calls: Renewable Energy

Horizon Europe is the EU’s key funding programme for research and innovation with a budget of €95.5 billion. Horizon Europe calls have supported and incentivised different areas along the years: Health, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robotics, Energy, Transport, Marine Science, Agriculture. They have also shown particular interest in the fields of renewable energy, climate change… Continue reading Horizon Europe Calls: Renewable Energy

#HorizonEU: European Partnership on Innovative SMEs

The European Partnership on Innovative SMEs is a new call from the Horizon Europe Framework Programme.   What’s expected? The projects are expected to show an active contribution to the following outcomes: Improved knowledge transfer in the innovative SMEs ecosystem. Through increased and sustained collaboration between SMEs, public research partners and academia; Mitigation of difficulties… Continue reading #HorizonEU: European Partnership on Innovative SMEs