• What happened at VivaTech in Paris?

    By Dan Stanciu Last week, our colleagues Louis Papaemmanuel, Head of Office in Brussels, and Alessandra Maffettone, our Project & Operations Manager have been to VivaTech in Paris, France’s most important tech startup event. The event gathered more than 50,000 attendees from all around the world including 5,000 startups, 1,000 investors, and 400 speakers including […]

  • Who are the SME Instrument Innovators?

    We get a lot of questions from curious entrepreneurs, puzzled by the sheer amount of information and the complexity of the EU Funded Programmes. One of the most common questions we receive is whether the SME Instrument prefers certain industries, stages of growth or certain countries. The answer is: it depends. First of all, it […]

  • Is the SME Instrument unleashing innovation capacity in companies?

    Recently, we have delved into the European Commission’s report on “Accelerating Innovation in Europe” in order to get valuable insights about the SME Instrument. Last week, we presented if and to what extent the SME Instrument help leverage private investments. The short answer is YES (have a look here on the main conclusions). This week […]

  • Does the SME Instrument help leverage private investments?

    The European Commission recently published a report investigating the impact of the SME Instrument on funded companies. The report gives a thorough overview of the programme, by providing data since its start in 2014 until the end of 2016. More specifically, it contains information regarding the profile of the winning companies, some insights about their […]

  • EYIF and EUSS at Latitude59 in Estonia

    Following the previous successful editions, EYIF renewed its partnership with Latitude59, the flagship startup and tech event of Estonia – the world’s first digital society. Our President, Kumardev Chatterjee, was invited to give a speech on “The Future of Mobility”. The panel was comprised by 3 more representatives from ground-breaking innovative companies, namely Srikumaar Ganesan […]

  • EU Startups Conference – Getting your startup to the next level

    If you’re wondering what is the perfect event for aspiring entrepreneurs and investors, well then, we have the answer: EU-Startups Conferences. Hosted at the beautiful HTW Audimax, EU-Startups conference is already at the 4th edition and will be held on April 13th in Berlin! Some of the hottest European startups as well as top entrepreneurs […]

  • CeBIT 2017 – Bigger, faster, stronger

    If it’s March, it’s CeBIT time, the global event on digital business! This year we will be once again present at CeBIT, our long time partners and friends and we can’t wait to see what the new edition will release! The event will take place next week, between March 20-24 in Hanover, Germany and it […]

  • Success stories: EU Startup Services secures 2 Phase 1 Grants in the November 2016 cut-off date of the SME Instrument

    Another round of success stories, as EU Startup Services is proud to announce that they wrote 2 successful applications for the SME Instrument Phase 1 for startups from 2 countries (France and Belgium) and across one topic: Open Disruptive Innovation. In this fourth and last round in 2016, the European Commission received 2091 proposals by […]

  • EYIF and EU Startup Services are back to business at 4YFN in Barcelona!

    We are excited to be present again in the breath-taking City of Barcelona between 27th February – 2nd March at the 4 Year From Now (#4YFN17), as part of the Mobile World Congress Barcelona, the fastest growing digital startup event where startups, investors and corporations connect and launch new ventures together. Our stand will be […]

  • How to raise money from EU funds

    Another successful workshop has been held in Berlin, one of the most important and developed hub for startups in Europe! This time, our event has been hosted by the co-working space Mindspace on 15th November.  We are grateful to announce that over 150 participants registered for the workshop on EU-Funding opportunities for Startups and SMEs, delivered […]