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The European Unicorn Factory: Funding Opportunities for Ukrainian Innovators

The European Unicorn factory: funding opportunities for Ukrainian innovators

The European Innovation Council, together with the Ukrainian Startup Fund and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine will host an online workshop on 21 April 2022 at 13.30 CEST on the topic: The European Unicorn factory: funding opportunities for Ukrainian innovators.

The programme of the event includes several lectures and a Q&A session. The speakers will talk about the main concept of the European Innovation Council and funding instruments used by the EIS to support innovation projects; about the opportunities provided by EIC Accelerator (programmes, application procedures, stages, platform, services, etc.). During the Q&A session, speakers will provide professional answers to additional questions from participants.

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  1. 21 Apr 2022,
    01:30 PM - 01:40 PM CEST
    Opening & Welcome words

    Serhiy Shkarlet, Minister of Education of Science of Ukraine

    Jean-David Malo, Director of the European Innovation Council and SME Agency

    Pavlo Kartashov, Director of the Ukrainian Startup Fund

  2. 01:40 PM - 02:00 PM CEST
    European Innovation Council: general overview of the main concept and funding instruments

    Keith Sequeira, Head of the EIC Board, Strategy and Feedback to Policy Unit

  3. 02:00 PM - 02:40 PM CEST
    EIC Accelerator
    • Funding opportunities;
    • Application procedure (stages, AI platform);
    • Business acceleration services.

    Cornelius Schmaltz, Head of EIC Accelerator Unit

  4. 02:40 PM - 03:00 PM CEST

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