The NCP4Industry Network supports Cluster 4 Horizon Europe proposers

Cluster 4 and Cluster 5 NCPs meet EIC Community

The purpose of this event is to create synergies among Cluster 4, Cluster 5 NCPs and the EIC community. The event is organized by NCP4Industry, Ideal-ist and Greenet and EIC network project ACCESS2EIC and will take place on the 12th of April, from 10 to 11.30.

The online training will focus on increasing HE thematic cluster NCPs´ knowledge and awareness about the European Innovation Council and more specifically its EIC Accelerator funding for SMEs basing their innovations on scientific discoveries or breakthrough technologies. Thematic NCPs  will also get an idea about cooperation between DG RTD and other DGs concerning EIC and EIC Accelerator funding annual priority areas.

All Horizon Europe NCPs are welcome to join the event as well.


10:00 – 10:05


Welcoming on behalf of organizing NCP projects


10:05 – 10:15EIC and cooperation with different HE clusters – “Political aspect” – Albena Kuyumdzhieva, Policy Officer, European Innovation Council, DG RTD
10:15 – 10:30 

General overview of the EIC Accelerator – Susana Getman, Project Advisor · European Commission Executive Agency for SMEs, EISMEA


10:30 – 10:50EIC Challenge topics 2024 – Anne-Marie Sassen, Head of Programme Managers Office, EISMEA
10:50 – 11:00Q&A / open discussion
11:00 – 11:20Presentation of EIC Accelerator project examples – Francesco Matteucci, EIC Programme Manager, EISMEA
11:20-11:30Q/A & open discussion

Registration for the event is required. Please fill the registration form below: