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EIT Awards 2020

8 & 9 December 2020

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About the EIT Awards

Each year, the EIT celebrates the entrepreneurial and societal achievements of its innovators. By highlighting ground-breaking innovations and the teams behind them, the annual EIT Awards inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs across Europe.  The EIT Awards also showcase how the EIT Community supports the development of entrepreneurial skills. 

On 16 November, online voting opens for the EIT Public (Citizens) Award.

Join us on 8 December to watch the nominees pitch live, and on 9 December to discover who wins!

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The EIT’s mission is to create an environment that enables entrepreneurship and innovation to flourish across Europe and beyond. To support this, the EIT organises annual awards to showcase some of the leading entrepreneurial talent, women innovators, start-ups, scale-ups, innovative projects and entrepreneurial talent that Europe has to offer.

The nominees for the EIT Awards 2020 have been announced, read more about it here.

Discover all the nominees and their innovations!

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EIT Awards nominees

Learn more about this year's nominees and their cutting-edge innovations: the EIT Awards interactive brochure is now live!

2020 EIT Awards Brochure

Who else will join?

  • Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Education and Youth
  • Gioia Ghezzi, Chair of the EIT Governing Board
  • Martin Kern, EIT Director
  • David Pistoni Perez, winner of the 2019 EIT Public Award

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