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EUREKA Eurostars funding info day

13 November 2018

Join the EEN at the Eurostars programme info day

The Enterprise Europe Network, in partnership with Innovate UK, invites you to attend an exclusive free half-day information and networking event introducing the EUREKA Eurostars programme and other funding opportunities delivered via other EUREKA programmes.

The event will take place on 13 December 2018 at the IET Birmingham: Austin Court.

What is Eurostars?
Eurostars supports international innovative projects led by research and development-performing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). A bottom-up approach in Eurostars encourages the development of rapidly marketable innovative products, processes and services that help improve the daily lives of people around the world. It is an ideal first step in international cooperation enabling innovative small businesses to share expertise and benefit from working beyond national borders

Eurostars funding
Eurostars is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 Eurostars Partner States and Countries and the European Union's Horizon 2020 programme. In the 2014-2020 period, it has a total public budget of €1.14 billion.

The UK has committed £5 million to support UK businesses in EUREKA Eurostars projects in 2018 and a further £5 million has been made available in 2019 with additional funding available for other EUREKA Network activities.

Why participate?
Participation at the info day event will allow you to:

  • understand how the EUREKA programmes can help your business to innovate and go international
  • access the latest information on project eligibility and application process
  • get expert advice on how to develop your value proposition and succeed with a strong proposal
  • discover how UK businesses have benefited from EUREKA programmes

Participation is free, but you must register to attend this event.

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