Today the 100th signature of the Manifesto launched by the recently created European Working Group of Innovation Consultants – EWGIC has been reached. Back on 24 September 2019, a group of 15 innovation consultants from across Europe met as the R&I days in Brussels were kicking off, the purpose of this first meeting was to exchange on common needs from the professionals of the sector.
The European Commission has launched DUE DILIGENCE READY !, an online portal for companies to verify the origin of raw materials that enter their supply chains. ZABALA took part in its development, thanks to a tender from DG GROWTH.
The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund launches a new call to support the sustainable development of the blue economy SMEs across the European Union. Under the Blue Economy Window call, the SMEs can apply as single entities or consortia. The overall budget is €22.5 million.
The partners of the European initiative, focused on the development of an innovative renovation ecosystem for Near Zero Energy Building (NZEB), organised a participatory workshop with local communities at the demo site of Martellago (Italy), advancing participatory and public acceptance processes.
Not all aspects of international science cooperation are to the liking of researchers and policy makers in central and eastern Europe. They want to see the innovation gap fixed before the EU spends more money abroad
The European Commission and European Investment Fund are launching a €2bn fund to invest in fundamental technologies amid fears that the US and China are pulling ahead in areas such as AI and blockchain.
As start-ups from across the world converge in Helsinki for this year’s edition of global start-up event Slush, European firms focused on AI and blockchain are set to learn more about how to benefit from a new EU investment fund aimed at boosting innovation in these two key technologies