Euroean Innovation Ecosystems (EIE)

The European Innovation Ecosystems (EIE) should be strengthened through cooperation and the exchange of ideas and knowledge and the development of open innovation processes. The aim is to maximize the impact of innovation ecosystems in Europe.

The program consists of three funding areas:

  • CONNECT - Connected innovation ecosystems: Strengthening cooperation and networking in innovation ecosystems in the European Union and the associated countries
  • SCALE-UP Europe - Increase the scalability potential of European companies: Strengthening of existing innovation ecosystems and the ability to innovate, e.g. through the networking of different instruments
  • INNOVSMES - Partnership on Innovative SMEs (Partnership for Innovative Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (KMU): Contribution to networking innovative SMEs


Work Programme

Topics EIE

Work Programme EIE



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