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EIC Corporate Corner with Siemens Energy: Creating the future of energy

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

The European Innovation Council (EIC) regularly hosts EIC Corporate Days, matchmaking events between Europe's largest corporates and EIC beneficiaries. In this new series, we discover what makes these corporates tick, what's their approach to innovation, and what they’re looking for. After the EIC Corporate Day with Siemens Energy, we met with Kendra Rauschenberger (General Partner) and Illai Gescheit (Partner) at Siemens Energy Ventures – the entrepreneurial heart of Siemens Energy – to provide us with a few insights.  

European Maritime Day: 4 EIC start-ups exploring a sea of sustainable opportunities

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

For this year’s European Maritime Day, we got in the innovation boat with 4 EIC-funded companies that are: generating clean tidal energy, using seaweed resources without harming the ocean and reducing the environmental impact of shipping. Keep reading to learn more about the growing potential of a healthy blue economy in Europe.

Open Call – EIC Community Talk on Seeking Investment: Ask me anything about investors

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

The European Innovation Council (EIC) invites you to take part in a virtual session, which aims to inspire our community of beneficiaries and help seek further investment in a post-pandemic era. 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. Who are they and what’s in it for you? Keep reading to find out!

EIC Coffee Break with Alberto Hernando: Building innovative ideas step by step

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

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. A company that uses Big Data by providing tools for companies, governments, and public institutions to understand people’s mobility patterns and make cities and services smarter. Find out more about it in this month’s EIC Coffee Break.


Call for Partnerships – Info session on how to become an EIC Partner

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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.

Open call: Matchmake to enhance EU-Africa cooperation in pharma & healthcare

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

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. The virtual marketplace and a series of online matchmaking events will take place on 18 May and 27-28 June.

EIC ePitching with Procurers – Health Proc Europe & EHPPA: Taking a step forward to help society

The EIC created a new Story | 1 month ago

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. Integrated in the EIC ePitching with Procurers, six EIC-backed SMEs presented innovative solutions related to these matters while focusing on smart and efficient solutions for patients’ needs and potential future challenges. 

Open calls - EIT Health opens 3 different opportunities for EIC-supported ventures

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EIT Health is currently promoting three different opportunities under the framework of the EIC-EIT Health Collaboration for EIC-supported organisations. These are the Gold Track Workshop, the Patient Innovation Bootcamp and the MedTech Bootcamp. If you’re working in the healthcare area in an early-stage start-up or if your company is looking to scale-up your business at a European level, continue to read and learn more about these opportunities.