EU|BIC Essentials Deep Dives I: Incubation Services for Circular Economy

In the first Deep Dive, we will dig into the peculiarities of promoting and supporting innovative entrepreneurship in and for Circular Economy according to the EU|BIC Assessment framework, therefore providing Entrepreneurship Support Organisations (ESO) with practical insights on how to implement incubation services for Circular Economy.

Innovation Ecosystem Building Playbook: Specialisation Creating Inclusive Innovation

While global challenges require coordinated action, they manifest themselves locally with diverse and complex specificities. Involving community-based stakeholders in regional innovation ecosystems can address issues effectively by leveraging local resources, expertise, and networks.

EU Project Pill I: Cascade Funding Opportunities

Organised in collaboration with the EU|BIC Associate Sploro, this EU Project Pill will focus on cascade funding opportunities available in the three priority areas identified by the European Business and Innovation Centre Network in 2024: circular economy, deep tech and open innovation.

How UNIDO and EBN Collaborate for Private Sector and Innovation Ecosystem Development in Post-Crisis Countries

Exploring the challenges and solutions in post-crisis countries, the joint publication by UNIDO and EBN illuminates the critical role of private sector development. This collaboration underscores the importance of fostering peace, resilience, and economic growth through inclusive entrepreneurship and innovative business ecosystems. Dive into this insightful guide to discover how international partnerships are shaping the future of sustainable development and peacebuilding.

EBN renews Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

EBN Special Interest Groups, SIGs, EU Industrial and SME Strategy

The need for an update – SIGs take a turn to EU industry focus for greater collaboration
The updated SIG names and structures, which are presented below, leverage the new policy approach to drive more opportunities for EU|BIC community members.

Announcing the Release of the Inaugural ACCELERO Project Newsletter 

We are thrilled to announce the publication of our very first ACCELERO Project newsletter! In this first edition, we invite you to delve deeper into the ACCELERO Project’s vision. Learn about the genesis, objectives, and the fascinating challenges and opportunities within our diverse European innovation ecosystem. Understand our relentless efforts to achieve a balanced European innovation landscape, creating an environment that encourages and nurtures growth and innovation for entrepreneurs and businesses across our continent.

Bionanopolys Open Call Biobased nanomaterials: a sustainable solution for a wide range of applications

Biobased nanomaterials, which are derived from renewable sources such as plants, are gaining increasing attention for their potential to replace traditional materials in a wide range of applications. These materials have unique properties that make them suitable for use in fields such as textiles and pharmaceuticals, packaging, and foams.

Keys to adapting to
triple-bottom-line innovation

The New Economy movement is based on the understanding that to develop a sustainable future, people and the planet should come first, and human well-being, not economic growth, should be
prioritised.The Triple P bottom-line framework accounts for an integral performance by measuring effects on the environment and society at the centre and the economy supporting environmental and societal prosperity.

TN#11:Untapped Innovation Potential – Boosting Impact-driven and Inclusive Entrepreneurship

The next era of entrepreneurship is about raising the bar, leveling the playing field, expanding participation, and scaling the networks of social, financial, and knowledge capital that provide the foundation for successful and sustainable start-ups and scalable businesses.