Making innovation happen

Ground-breaking solutions to global challenges

What is the EIT?

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) drives innovation in Europe by empowering entrepreneurs, innovators and students across Europe to turn their best ideas into reality

How does the EIT work?

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    We train a new generation of entrepreneurs

    Join our education programmes that focus on creativity, entrepreneurial and innovation skills

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    We develop innovative products and services

    We connect innovators from different industries, backgrounds and disciplines to bring new solutions to the market

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    We power start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs

    Discover opportunities for access to finance, new customers and markets, as well as entrepreneurial skills development

Discover all opportunities to join our activities

Europe’s largest innovation community

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What are the EIT Innovation Communities?

The EIT’s Knowledge and Innovation Communities are partnerships that bring together businesses, research centres and universities

Place your mouse over the icons and discover how EIT Knowledge and Innovation Communities deliver transformative solutions to global challenges

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Purified Metal Company
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What results has the EIT delivered?

*figures August 2020