SocialFare is the first centre for social innovation in Italy. We believe social value generates economic value. Through acceleration programmes and seed fund services, we seek to develop solutions to contemporary social challenges by supporting impact-driven innovation. The goal is that our startups bring social and environmental benefits to society together with financial returns.
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.
Minerva Business Angels drive forward the Green Economy – EU|BIC University of Warwick Science Park
The Minerva Business Angels, powered by the University of Warwick Science Park, were recently named the 2nd most active investment group for green projects in the UK. Since 2010, Minerva has invested in more than £20million in over 100 companies, which has, in turn, helped those companies leverage more than £60million.
Open call for member collaboration: HORIZON Enhancing synergies between the EIC and Startup Europe
The European Innovation Council (EIC) is seeking to build synergies with the wider European startup ecosystem via the second wave of actions under the Commission’s Startup Europe initiative.
Call for applications: CASSINI Hackathon – Space for defence & security
10 simultaneous local organisers, will receive a comprehensive support package to implement the hackathon in their city, region, or country.
Enter the CEE Startupnetwork and receive financial support and priceless services to help you enter 3 CEE markets
SME Fund for IP protection by SMEs
The Ideas Powered for business SME Fund by EUIPO is a grant scheme designed to help EU SMEs with intellectual property (IP) rights and protection.
What is new in EIC Work Programme 2022
EBN welcomes the new adopted Work Programme 2022 by the European Innovation Council and encourages the EU|BIC community to submit their client startups to the important and timely calls.
Meet Niels Eldering, ESA, ESA BICs and, the gateway to commercialize space technology
“ESA BICs support entrepreneurs from A to Z and focus specifically on start-ups that build their business around space technology and big data, both as a form of spin-off from the space sector and new space companies. But that alone would be insufficient. Making Europe the most competitive region in the world of space economy requires collaboration on all fronts”