Through various initiatives, the EU can help you find the right international partners. Establishing new contacts will bring you expertise, access to new markets and skills needed for your business. Perhaps you will also get an innovative business idea for integration of sustainability aspect and digital technologies into your business.
Read more about the Commission’s economic response to the outbreak, ensuring the exchange of essential protective equipment on the internal market, as well as helping affected industries mitigate the effects of the coronavirus outbreak.
Get in touch with your local Enterprise Europe Network for more practical information.
Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs
A cross-border entrepreneurial exchange program, which gives new entrepreneurs in any sector the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs. The host benefits from fresh perspectives on his/her business, and gets the opportunities to cooperate with foreign partners, learn about new markets and bridge the skills gap.
European Cluster Collaboration Platform
The ECCP gathers nearly 1000 European cluster organisations, reaching out to over 100,000 SMEs, some 8,000 large firms and 11,000 universities/research organisations. The platform offers a partner search tool, an information hub, international matchmaking events, direct assistance and support for SMEs. COVID-19 Industrial Cluster Response Portal has now been added.
European Investment Project Portal
The EU-matchmaking portal will boost visibility of your project to a large network of international investors!
EIPP will show-case these projects in a structured user-friendly way and will thus attract investors worldwide.
Digital Opportunities Traineeships
It is an EU-funded training initiative that aims to help companies find highly motivated candidates to work in digital areas. Companies benefit from the presence of talented trainees and their innovative ideas. Already more than 7,200 Digital Opportunity Traineeships took place since 2018.