The European Innovation Council and SME Executive Agency (EISMEA) is responsible for developing and implementing the European Innovation Council under the guidance of an independent EIC Board and in cooperation with investments made by the EIC Fund. The Agency also manages other EU programmes in the fields of SME support, innovation ecosystems, single market, consumer policy and interregional innovation investments.
We employ highly qualified and motivated professionals who are experts in their respective fields from 27 EU Member States making EISMEA a culturally diverse and interesting place to work.
If you have a question, comment or request, get in touch. Our website offers the possibility to contact the Agency by using a contact form.
The EIC aims at identifying and supporting
breakthrough technologies and innovations
with the potential to scale up internationally.
The new instrument of the ERDF aims to strengthen economic cohesion in the EU by helping businesses work with innovation actors in other regions.
Following the adoption of the Single Market Programme (SMP), EISMEA opens the call for proposals to setup Enterprise Europe Network after 2022.
With its five challenges call, the EIC invites you to bring together the best in science and engineering to the key areas of future technologies
Since 2014, COSME has provided around EUR 450 million in funding for 20 initiatives that supported EU SMEs in their internationalisation efforts.