Call for EIT Health Hub within EIT RIS 2018: Bulgaria

EIT Health Bulgaria hub

Cooperate in Bulgaria with EIT Health as EIT Health Hub.

Take part in the implementation of the EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS) 2018. The EIT Health hub will receive support for the development of a local innovation ecosystem and help EIT Health find the best talents, entrepreneurs and start-ups from their region/country. The hub will support innovative SMEs to create new economic activity and new jobs locally. The hub will team up with one of the biggest healthcare initiatives worldwide and learn and adopt best in class business creation and education programmes.

Tasks of selected EIT Health Hubs in Bulgaria (RIS Hubs) in 2018

In line with EIT Health 2018 RIS programme, the RIS Hub’s tasks in Bulgaria in 2018 aim to engage local players in on-going EIT Health activities available for partners in EIT RIS:

  • Acting as a local contact point and disseminate information for those who are interestedin EIT Health activities.
  • National level promotion of and recruiting applicants for EIT Health InnoStars Awards and European Health Catapult competitions for 2019.
  • Promote EIT Health Campus and Accelerator programmes for 2019 among local students, PhDs, entrepreneurs, start-ups and spin-offs.
  • Organise one EIT Health Awareness raising event in 2018 to promote EIT Health as well as to introduce local participants

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 17:00 (CET). 

For further enquiries contact:

Judit Hegedüs - Programme Manager, EIT Health

EIT Regional Innovation Scheme

The EIT Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RIS) is the EIT Community’s outreach scheme. The scheme enables the transfer of good practices and know-how from the EIT’s unique approach to boosting innovation. The EIT RIS was introduced in 2014 to share good practices and experience emerging from EIT Community activities and to widen participation in our activities across Europe

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