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EIC Innovators’ Summit 2018
September 10, 2018 - September 11, 2018
EIC Innovators’ Summit – The European Innovation Council beta is inviting Europe’s most thrilling innovators to the EIC Innovators’ Summit. The two-day event will bring together 1000 top SMEs, investors, corporate representatives, researchers, and influencers.
Join us in Berlin, 10-11 September for the EIC Innovators’ Summit 2018. The event will provide you with a great opportunity for networking with top innovators funded by the European Innovation Council (SME Instrument and other EIC funded start-ups).
Under the event’s “Innovation Kitchen Europe” motto we will serve you a gourmet menu of Europe’s finest dishes in all flavors. Watch their pitches and mingle with the creative crowd! A large variety of new cutting-edge solutions and their makers are waiting for you to participate in making these the next big thing! The event is all about pitching, matchmaking, networking, and facilitating new business and investments – be prepared for great investment opportunities and bring your checkbook
The event is by invitation only. If you cannot participate, you can delegate one of your colleagues. If you are rather the gourmand and want to come with more than one colleague, contact us at EASME-SME-HELPDESK@ec.europa.eu. We will try to accommodate your request based on the place availability, a few weeks ahead of the event.
Why work with European Innovation Council companies?
The EIC SME Instrument programme has invested in a unique selection of 3 500 innovative companies to get their breakthrough innovations faster on the market. With 8 companies floating on the stock market, 18 acquisitions and a total of €1.3 billion of extra private investment leveraged, the SME Instrument portfolio has climbed among the best European accelerators. Our companies grow on average 118% in terms of turnover and 158% in terms of employment and 47% of them increased their profitability or became profitable two years down the line. Discover more about companies and their results in the recently published 2018 Impact Report.