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The EIC Summer School’s back in! On 15 & 22 July 2022, the EIC is organising its third edition of the EIC Summer School, focused on two crucial topics for your innovation, namely the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).
The European Innovation Council (EIC), within the Greenhouse Gas Programme (GHG) initiative, invites all EIC beneficiaries to engage in sustainable measures to reduce their emissions while being up to win a part of the 200 tonnes of carbon credits (tCO2e).
On 13-16 June 2022, 20 pioneering EIC- funded SMEs, startups and scale-ups with breakthrough healthcare solutions met in San Diego, USA at BIO International Convention 2022, the leading medical biotech exhibition in the Americas.
The EIC created a new Story 23 June 2022
Join us for the second edition of the EIC Summit which will take place on 7-8 December 2022 in Brussels. Do not miss the key European deep-tech innovation event of the year, bringing together start-ups, researchers, investors, policy makers and corporates.
ECOMONDO is the leading Euro-Mediterranean exhibition for circular economy and renewable energies. This year’s edition will take place from 8 to 11 November 2022 in Rimini, Italy. Breakthrough innovative companies and projects supported by the EIC are welcome to join the EC pavilion.
The EIC created a new Story 21 June 2022
Scaling Up with the EIC Event
The European Innovation Council (EIC) brought together some of its most promising sustainability startups to Paris, on June 14, for an unmissable day of networking with 110+ corporates and investors, featuring high-level speakers, policy discussions and much more.
Belgium company FEops has received authorisation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the implementation of its HEARTguide medical tool.
On 10 & 11 May 2022, the European Innovation Council (EIC) partnered up with RUAG AG for a Procurers Day to conduct a dedicated matchmaking event between EIC beneficiaries and the corporate.
On 3 June 2022, the European Innovation Council (EIC) partnered up with Euronext for an Investor Day dedicated to the ICT/technology and Life Science/Biotech & MedTech sectors.
Nestwave, an EIC-funded company from France, has been awarded last month with the 2022 IoT Evolution Asset Tracking Award from “IoT Evolution” magazine.
EIC ePitching on MedTech
The EIC is inviting investors to hear from a select group of EIC-funded innovators working on ground-breaking MedTech solutions. This online event, held under the Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support programme, will take place on July 7, from 13h30 to 15h00 CEST.
The European Innovation Council (EIC), within the Greenhouse Gas Programme (GHG) initiative, carries on its mission of providing another round of dedicated news that brings you the latest and trendiest pieces of information on climate-related matters.
Every month the European Innovation Council organises an ‘EIC ePitching with Investors’ around a dedicated topic. This time around, the EIC & EuroQuity are pleased to invite all eligible startups to participate in our next session dedicated to Virtual & Augmented Reality on 22 September 2022.
The European Commission alongside the EIC, EISMEA, DIGITAL SME and EEN launched the workshop series “Get Digital: Go Green & Be Resilient”. The initiative supports digital companies from the EU, Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia that have the potential to scale digital solutions for energy resilience.
Lab Image illustrating PROSION Therapeutics
EIC-funded PROSION Therapeutics, a Cologne-based biotech company exploring ways of “drugging the undruggable”, has just closed a deal with the German Venture Capital firm Freigeist Capital.
The EIC Challenge Platform has fresh new opportunities for you! This time is the ‘Atlantic Smart Ports Blue Acceleration Network’ (AspBAN) project that is looking for start-ups that can submit innovative solutions to a series of challenges in the blue economy sector.
The EIC together with Health Proc Europe and EHPPA are organising a 2nd EIC ePitching to Procurers session on 7 July 2022, at 12:00 PM (CET).
Celebrated annually on 5 June, the World Environment Day intends to bring attention to the need for preservation and recovery of our natural ecosystems. Have a look at 4 EIC-funded projects that are working on different sustainable solutions to make our living more in-tune with nature.
The EU-Japan Centre is currently inviting EU SMEs to apply for its forthcoming mission to Japan. This mission, for organisations working in the biotech sector, includes participation in a series of events taking place between the final week of September and begin of October 2022.
The EIC Overseas Trade Fairs (OTF) Programme 2.0 carries on its travel to the first European destination and invites you to submit your application for MEDICA 2022.
The Israel-based startup is bridging the communication gap with acute care patients to improve the delivery of medical services. The EIC Community spoke with the Co-Founder and CEO of EyeControl, Or Retzkin, and he gave us more details about this partnership.
The European Innovation Council (EIC), via its Investors Programme, enables and supports valuable matchmaking opportunities between EIC beneficiaries and financial and business partners to achieve sustainable growth.
The EIC created a new Story 24 May 2022
In 2021, global investments in the energy transition industry totalled $755 billion – a new record achieved with all eyes turning to climate change. From renewable methane to sustainable wind towers, discover how the EIC is powering the green energy future.
The European Innovation Council (EIC) regularly hosts EIC Corporate Days, matchmaking events between Europe's largest corporates and EIC beneficiaries. After the EIC Corporate Day with Siemens Energy, we met with Kendra Rauschenberger (General Partner) and Illai Gescheit (Partner).
For this year’s European Maritime Day, we got in the innovation boat with 4 EIC-funded companies. Keep reading to learn more about the growing potential of a healthy blue economy in Europe.
Taking place on 2 June 2022, from 9:00 to 11:00 AM CEST, you will meet and talk with an investor and an EIC peer, who successfully secured a funding round, following the participation in an EIC ePitching with Investors session.
Every month, during a Coffee Break, we dive into the stories of EIC innovators and get a glimpse of the people behind the start-ups. Today’s guest is Alberto Hernando, Co-founder & Chief Innovation Officer at Kido Dynamics.
EIC Partners Info Session
Wondering how you can become an EIC Partner? The European Innovation Council is organizing an online info session on 24 May to clear up all your doubts on how to apply for the new EIC Partnership Open Calls.
The European Commission is inviting you to a series of online events that offer African and European organisations the opportunity to build-up and forge new ties within the pharma, biotech and medtech industries to address global health needs.
On 12 April 2022, the European Innovation Council (EIC) partnered up with Health Proc Europe and the European Health Public Procurement Alliance (EHPPA) to conduct a dedicated matchmaking event between EIC beneficiaries and procurers in the fields associated with health and elderly care.
EIT Health is currently promoting three different opportunities under the framework of the EIC-EIT Health Collaboration for EIC-supported organisations.
The EIC is preparing a new and improved experience for our community. We'll welcome all the EIC-funded organisations, and other innovation stakeholders, to a new online platform, that aims to provide a faster and more user-friendly experience, along with a fresh design and new tailor-made features.
The European Innovation Council (EIC) is pleased to announce the 20 selected companies to showcase their impactful innovations at Florida International Medical Exhibition (FIME) under the EIC Overseas Trade Fairs (OTF) Programme 2.0.
The European Innovation Council together with Amazon Web Services are excited to invite you to an online event on 31st May 2022 to boost your company growth and discuss market differentiation and additional technical depth in your product.
To celebrate 2022’s Europe Day, we got in contact with some of the most recent EIC beneficiaries that are developing solutions in the health, green and digital sectors, contributing to create better living conditions for the Europeans of the future.
Following the EIC GHG Co-creation event with Trelleborg, we had the opportunity to meet with Luca Giovannini, Business Innovation Senior Manager at the company.
Scaling up with the EIC: Investing in the Future of Sustainability and Tech
The European Innovation Council (EIC) is offering investors a unique opportunity to access the most promising green innovators in its portfolio with the “Scaling Up with the EIC: Investing in the Future of Sustainability and Tech” event, taking place in Paris on Tuesday, June 14, 2022.
The European Innovation Council Business Acceleration Services and Safran invite you to gear up your business by applying to our EIC Corporate Day, taking place in Paris, France on 26 & 27 September 2022.
On 26 April 2022, the European Innovation Council (EIC) successfully hosted an online preparatory workshop for the promising delegation of the European companies that will exhibit impactful solutions at BIO International Convention 2022 in San Diego, USA.
E-pitching on space and transport EIC
The European Innovation Council (EIC) just wrapped its first event under the Ecosystem Partnerships and Co-Investment Support programme. The e-pitching on Space and Transport gave 7 innovative companies the chance to pitch their solutions to investors on April 27.
Merck, the pharmaceutical giant, has opened the 2022 calls for research grants in five different areas. These research grants, that can go up to 500,000€, aim to stimulate innovative research in challenging areas of future importance. Find out more in the EIC Challenge Platform!
The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Defence Industry and Space has launched a call for expressions of interest for “In orbit demonstration/validation (IOD/IOV) experiments”. Interested parties are invited to submit their applications until 31 May 2022.
To reinforce women in tech business, the European Innovation Council (EIC) is proud to launch the 2022 Women Leadership Programme, taking place online on 20 May 2022 (10:00 – 11:30).
To build on the latest climate-related matters, the European Innovation Council (EIC) is using the Greenhouse Gas Resource Library as a way of keeping beneficiaries up to date on current and important pieces of information.
This time around, the EIC is pleased to invite all eligible startups to participate in our next session dedicated to Fintech, Insurtech, and Blockchain on 27 June 2022. The selected SMEs will be able to present their innovative solutions to a jury of top-class European investors.
Following an EIC GHG co-creation event with Electrolux, we had the opportunity to meet with Beatrice Maestri, Electrolux Open Innovation Manager, and Alberto Chiappinotto, Electrolux Group Operations Sustainability Leader. Here’s what they had to say.
“Invest in our planet” is the motto for this year’s World Earth Day. To inspire our community in taking active part in this global mission, we are presenting the achievements of 3 recently funded EIC projects. Read more and get to know these innovators guiding us on a green journey!
The European Commission (EC) has recently announced a new initiative called REPowerEU. Aligned with the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Programme, the European Innovation Council (EIC) is inviting EIC beneficiaries to be part of this joint European action for more affordable, secure, and sustainable energy.
The EIC Challenge Platform continues to receive challenges and open calls from various leading innovation-oriented organisations in Europe. The most recent opportunities have been shared by the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT).
The EIC Overseas Trade Fairs (OTF) Programme 2.0 continues the innovation journey to top business destinations and invites you to submit your application for GITEX 2022, UAE’s most eagerly anticipated event.

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