What is Eurostars? Why Eurostars? How can I apply?
Info Day in Tartu, organised by Enterprise Estonia (EAS) aims to inform Estonian R&D - performing SME's about one of the Eureka's funding instrument. Follow the agenda below and register
12.00- 12.15 Greetings from Tiina Kruusimägi, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications
12.15- 13.15 Introductions to Eurostars and process (rules how to apply, how to complete the application, monitoring requirements) – Gordana Kregar, Eurostars Secretariat
13.15- 14.15 Presentation of national rules and procedures – Tiiu Treier, EAS (in Estonian)
14.15 -14.30 Coffee break
14.30-16.30 Completing the Eurostars application - Alar Kuusik, TalTech (in Estonian)
Eurostars supports international innovative projects led by research and development- performing small- and medium-sized enterprises (R&D-performing SMEs). With its bottom-up approach, Eurostars supports the development of rapidly marketable innovative products, processes and services that help improve the daily lives of people around the world. Eurostars has been carefully developed to meet the specific needs of SMEs. It is an ideal first step in international cooperation, enabling small businesses to combine and share expertise and benefit from working beyond national borders.
Eurostars is a joint programme between Eureka and the European Commission, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 Eurostars Participating States and Partner Countries and by the European Union through Horizon 2020. In the 2014-2020 period it has a total public budget of €1.14 billion.