60. CCSI institutions are usually non-profit, how will this specific call for proposals deal with the financial sustainability issue foreseen in EIT SIA?


Existing KICs also have non-profit partners in their activities. However, as a KIC legal entity is formed around a wide range of partners from industry, academia, research, cities and non-profit organizations, a KIC has to generate revenues, develop financial assets, and secure increasing co-funding for its activities with partners over its lifetime. The same is expected of the new KIC in CCSI.