European Innovation Council Summit

24 Nov 2021 13:30
25 Nov 2021 16:30
Brussels and online
European Commission

The European Innovation Council, launched in March 2021, celebrates its first Summit on 24-25 November 2021 in Brussels and online.

Commissioner Mariya Gabriel will open this one-and-a-half day hybrid event. The conference programme includes keynotes, workshops, pitching sessions, EIC prizes including the award of the outstanding women innovators and the official launch of the new EIC Forum.

The Summit addresses high-growth European start-ups and innovators, in particular SMEs, researchers, corporates as well as potential investors and venture capitalists. It will provide a platform for all the participants to network and make business contacts.  

The core programme of the event will focus on the EIC (Startup to Scaleup), ecosystem policy and emerging technologies. Finally, startups, innovative researchers and others can find out about future funding opportunities from the EIC.