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WORKSHOP #5: EREK held its fifth workshop in Vienna - SMEs, Clusters and Circularity

The European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre held its latest workshop in Vienna, Austria, on the topic of SMEs, circularity and Cluster organisations on Monday the 22nd of October. The workshop was co-hosted by Business Upper Austria and Interreg-Project “Moveco”. The event was well-attended...
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Startup Europe for Growth Call for Proposals

A budget of EUR 10 million will be distributed among ecosystems builders and leaders who want to work with other ecosystems across Europe. We are looking for organisations aiming at connecting local tech startup ecosystems and supporting cross-border activities. Among the 4-5 startups ecosystems...
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Call for Tender: European Light Industries Innovation and Technology (ELIIT) Project

Deadline: Wednesday, 31 October, 2018 The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises is launching this invitation to tender for European Light Industries Innovation and Technology (ELIIT) Project aiming at enabling pan-European collaboration between Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)...
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ESMERA: First call for experiment proposals now open!

SMEs developing robotic technologies may now apply for providing solutions to predefined real-life challenges. The respective challenge winners will receive direct financial support through a cascade funding mechanism of up to 200.000 EUR each. The ESMERA Project (European SMEs for Robotic...
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ECSO Event to support Cyber Security Scaleups and SMEs

The European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) is very pleased to inform about a 3rd edition of ECSO Event to support Cyber Security Scaleups and SMEs, this time organised in cooperation with the European stakeholder EIT-Digital, on the 13-14th of September 2018 in Milan. Last editions of ECSO...
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The European Investment Fund developed a map showing SMEs supported by the European Union

This map indicates the location of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that have benefited from EU financial support through EIF-managed financial instruments. The map is indicative and based on reports received from financial intermediaries. As grants and subsidies are not within EIF’s remit...
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The EU Commission launches 23 new European Strategic Cluster Partnerships to Go International for the period 2018-2019!

The 'Clusters Go International' action of the COSME Framework Programme of the European Commission contributed to establish European Strategic Cluster Partnerships for Going International (ESCP-4i) to reinforce cross-border collaboration between European clusters with the ultimate goal of going...
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The EU Commission action 'Clusters Go International' contributes strongly to boost SMEs access to global value chains

The 'Clusters Go International' action of the COSME Framework Programme of the European Commission contributed to establish European Strategic Cluster Partnerships for Going International (ESCP-4i) to reinforce cross-border collaboration between European clusters with the ultimate goal of going...
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Eurostars-2 programme: Call for Applications

For Clusters with R&D-performing SME members! The next cut-off deadline for Eurostars funding applications is 01 March 2018 at 20:00 CET Eurostars is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 Eurostars Participating States and Partner...
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SMEs at the heart of Japan-EU cooperation

The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation celebrates its 30th year of existence, dedicated to a continuous and unfaltering support to European and Japanese business partnering and reciprocal growth. For this occasion, the EU-Japan Centre came back to the importance of SMEs targeting activities...
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KATANA: 2nd call for financial support to third parties (SMEs)

KATANA is a project financed through the H2020 INNOSUP-1-2015 call "Cluster facilitated projects for new value chains" which supports European SMEs in the agrifood value chain to simultaneously access knowledge, technology, capital and markets in order to respond to the global competitive...
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Call for participation in the EC high-level business delegation visit to Canada from 1-3 May 2017

Call for participation in the EC high-level business delegation visit to Canada from 1 to 3 May 2017 Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan will be visiting Canada in the period 1-3 May 2017 accompanied by a delegation of senior representatives of European companies/producer...