Today, the EIT is launching the call for expression of interest for the selection of one appointed member of the EIT Governing Board. The EIT Governing Board is entrusted with providing the strategic leadership of the Institute.
EIT Digital announced the launch of the EIT Digital Challenge – the annual Europe-wide call for the most innovative startups in digital technology ready to scale up and enter the EIT Digital Accelerator.
Two-day conference debates best ways to join forces for innovation in Europe Europe needs to focus on entrepreneurship, innovation, education, and breaking down barriers between technologies and disciplines, according to participants at a two-day conference organised by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).
Munich-based Climate-KIC start-up tado°, a global leader in smart home climate control, has closed a 20 million EUR round of funding, bringing the company’s total to 50 million Euro in funding overall.
EIT is changing the European innovation landscape, and taking more and more people on board, creating a community of knowledge and entrepreneurship that is of immeasurable value to the energy industry and future regulations in Europe. In April 2016, alumni of various EIT Master programmes got to experience this spirit of change first-hand during the INNOVEIT in Budapest.
The EIT is an independent body of the European Union set up in 2008 to spur innovation and entrepreneurship across Europe to overcome some of its greatest challenges. It brings together leading higher education institutions, research labs and companies to form dynamic cross-border partnerships – Knowledge and Innovation Communities, KICs - that develop innovative products and services, start new companies, and train a new generation of entrepreneurs.