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European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA)
EISMEA

The Agency implements the European Innovation Council and manages other EU programmes focusing on SME support, innovation and the single market

The Agency is responsible for developing and implementing the European Innovation Council and 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.

Programmes

European Innovation Council

The EIC aims at identifying and supporting
breakthrough technologies and innovations
with the potential to scale up internationally.

Single Market Programme

Part of the Single Market Programme covering competitiveness of enterprises, governance of the internal market and standardisation and consumers.

Projects in your region managed by EISMEA

Funding opportunities

Find open and upcoming calls for funding proposals, get background information on funding processes and programmes, and apply online

Check out the upcoming and ongoing procurement procedures

EISMEA news

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The Intelligent Cities Challenge, network of 136 cities, funded by the COSME programme, held the 5th City Lab between 14 June and 23 June 2022. This edition had an overarching focus on Local ecosystems mobilisation and urban innovation.

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The European Commission launched today the second call of Women TechEU, with an increased budget of 10 million euro. This year, up to 130 deep-tech start-ups led by women will qualify for funding and business acceleration services to grow into tomorrow's female tech leaders.

News from the European Innovation Council

European Innovation Council events