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All links related to Promoting Innovation in SMEs

  • Fund for Innovation and Technology Development of North Macedonia

    The Fund supporst activities such as knowledge transfer, research on development and innovations for micro-, small and medium-sized enterprises to help achieve accelerated technological development. More...

  • Investment and Development Fund of Montenegro

    The Fund supports small and medium companies (credit and guarantee support is provided). Click here

  • ICK Incubator

    An engaging environment and services for development and commercialization of viable business ideas, as well as visibility in the market. For both new and existing companies of Kosovo*. Click here to ...

  • Access to finance

    This site helps you apply for loans and venture capital supported by the European Union. Just select your country to search for financial opportunities. Click here to access the service

  • Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

    The European exchange programme for Entrepreneurs who have just started their business or with firm intention to start a new one Click here for more information

  • IPARD III - (Instrument for pre-accession assistance for rural development, 2021 – 2027)

    This EU Program supports reforms in the EU accession process by making their agricultural sector and rural areas more sustainable and aligning them with the EU's common agricultural policy. Find here...

  • WBs Enterprise Development and Innovation Facility (WB EDIF): An integrated multi-product platform funded by the EU to benefit SMEs in the WBs region

    The Western Balkans Enterprise Development & Innovation Facility (WB EDIF), funded by the EU, aims at improving access to finance for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Western Balkans...

  • InvestEU Portal

    Are you a project promoter based in the EU, and want to reach potential investors worldwide? Register your project in the InvestEU Portal and boost its visibility to a large network of international investors...

  • Invest in Albania

    An independent, non-governmental publication with news on business, entrepreneurship, investments, tourism. Find the link here

  • EU funding playbook

    Designed for innovation promoters in Finland, this is a practical tool to learn about funding options and understand how and if  it is worth to apply for funding. Find the website here

  • Procure2Innovate

    European network of competence centres for innovation procurement  

  • Green Public Procurement

    EC Website on Green Public Procurement (GPP).

  • Innovation Procurement Toolkit

    Your one-stop destination for online help in preparing your innovation procurement The eafip Toolkit provides support to policy makers in designing PCP and PPI strategies, and to procurers...

  • Innovation Procurement Platform

    Innovation Procurement Platform, funded as a project under H2020

  • Innovation Procurement

    EC webpage on Innovation Procurement.

  • Albanian National Startup and Innovation Program

    The Startup and Innovation Program responds to the country's needs for economic growth, sustainable socio-economic development, investment in human capital, increase in the number of self-employed...

  • Western Balkans 6 Chamber Investment Forum (WB6 CIF)

    Western Balkans 6 Chamber Investment Forum (WB6 CIF) is a joint initiative of chambers of commerce and industry from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. ...

  • Innovation Cloud

    Innovation Cloud is a free online Idea management software created by Intranea Solutions LTD that enables you to collect ideas 24/7, cross-functional collaboration and gives your top managers to efficiently...

  • Innovation Cloud Blog | It’s never been easier to start innovating!

    It’s 2016. Look around you. You’re living in an ongoing Digital Revolution which sparked Information Age. Around 45% of the world’s population has an internet connection and the Internet itself is being...

  • Innovation Cloud Blog | New Trend: Idea Hoarding

    Recent years, there’s been a lot of discussions about hoarding. In the literature, as described by the Mayo Clinic hoarding is, “excessive collection of items, along with the inability to discard them...

  • Innovation Cloud Blog | People Powered Company

    Every smart CEO knows that one of the best competitive advantage of his company lies within his own people and their capability to innovate. Smarter ones, consider also opinions and experiences from outside...

  • Innovation Cloud Blog | Maximize employees engagement on ideas contribution

    As  Dr. Linus Pauling explained "The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas" because sometimes the silliest employee’s idea can make a significant difference to your business and ...

  • Enterprise Europe Network (EEN)

    Whether you need information on EU legislation, help finding a business partner, want to benefit from innovation networks in your region or need information on funding opportunities, this is the place...

  • European Journal of Innovation Management

    Among the broad thematic selection of innovation related journal issues covered are: why should, and how can, companies create and operate innovation networks and alliances, how can innovation processes...